Quick Facts

Australia

As a country the size of a continent, Australia offers nearly any experience you can imagine. From serene nature to serious adventure, this is an unforgettable place to practice.

Similar pay to U.S. assignments

Varies, but typically a six-month process

Coverage included. Lawsuits are also less common than in the U.S.

English-speaking

Typically 12 months or more

Usually covered, but assignment specific

Mostly rural, some metropolitan

Australia opportunities

Highlights

  • Great work/life balance

    Average work week is just 42.5 hours

  • Fewer medical billing hassles

    Thanks to universal healthcare

  • Urban or rural areas

    With opportunities to serve Aboriginal population

Locales, schedules, shifts, and patient loads will vary with each opportunity. Wherever you choose to practice, you’ll add diversity to your CV and help a community in need, all while experiencing a different healthcare system in a different hemisphere.