Department of Health Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

Centralised RMO Application Process

PPMCWA is the central coordinating body for Resident Medical Officer (RMO) applications across WA Health Services for prevocational doctors in 2019.

The centralised RMO application process requires a single application, providing RMO applicants with an opportunity to be considered for positions with the participating hospitals and similar vacancies.

PMCWA coordinates and works closely with the Health Services’ recruitment officers who will be responsible for the recruitment of the successful applicants. The recruitment processes by which decisions are made to provide employment offers are solely the responsibility of the assessing Health Service or Hospital.


Centralised RMO Applications Open: Monday 14 May 2018, 12:00 noon (AWST).
Centralised RMO Applications Close: Monday 11 June 2018, 12:00 noon (AWST).


For instructions on eligibility, how to apply and more information about the process consult the PMCWA website and the RMO Application Guide.

Centralised Intern Application Process

Internships in Western Australia (WA) are managed annually through a centralised; recruitment process coordinated by PMCWA. Final year medical students apply mid-year for positions starting in January of the next calendar year. The 2018 intern year commences 8 January 2018 and ends 13 January 2019.


Intern applications for the 2019 clinical year:

Applications open: Monday 7 May 2018, 12:00 noon (AWST).
Applications close: Friday 1 June 2018, 4:00pm (AWST).

All dates after and including the application close dates are set nationally. 

Application and other key dates are updated in April 
Term dates  for the next WA intern year are also updated each April.


Applications must be submitted through the MedJobsWA (external link) system. 
For enquiries regarding this process, please visit the PMCWA website for more information.