of General Medicine is looking to appoint a new Consultant General Physician /
Respiratory subspecialty. This is a
replacement position and the successful applicant will join a department of
nine other Consultant Physicians who have subspecialty interests in Cardiology,
Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Renal and Rheumatology. The successful candidate will take part in a
1:9 General Medicine on call rota with Registrar and House Officer support.
Hospital, situated in New Plymouth, is a progressive regional secondary
referral centre for the province of Taranaki with a wide range of medical
specialties, an Intensivist-managed ICU within a combined ICU/HDU/CCU and a
well equipped Radiology Department providing interventional radiology, which
includes digital radiology, CT guided biopsy
MRI, CT and angiography. Taranaki
Base hospital has video bronchoscopy facilities and a respiratory lab for
spirometry and DLCO testing which is supported by a respiratory physiologist.
There is an excellent Laboratory Service and the IT service is among the best
in the country. An $80m building redevelopment of our theatre and inpatient
wards was completed in 2013.
applicant should have specialist qualifications registerable in New
Zealand. The Department of Medicine has
a strong track record with education and training, and the successful
incumbents will be expected to participate and contribute to the department’s
CME activities, including basic & advanced trainee registrar teaching,
audit and medical student teaching.
Come and live
in the region that has been named the world’s second top region to visit in
2017 by Lonely Planet! In Taranaki, it
is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle!.
The region’s amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and
outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as
well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work.
District Health Board is a large organisation (1,800 staff, $325m cost-centre)
operating in the exciting, changing health sector.
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discuss the post informally please contact Dr Fitzgerald Zhanje, Head of
Department on 0064 6 753 6139 or by e-mail
Charles Hunt, Human Resources Manager by e-mail email@example.com
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