SMO Cardiology, Medicine, CM Health at Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Counties Manukau Health is a dynamic and progressive organisation at the forefront of innovative health delivery, serving south and east Auckland - New Zealands most culturally diverse population. It is this diversity that offers unique opportunities for health professionals on both a personal and professional level. Auckland has a population of 1.6 million and is regarded as one of the best cities in the world in which to live. The city is set on the narrow isthmus with the sea on both sides with a temperate climate. It offers easy access to stunning and diverse scenery, and a wonderful range of outdoor pursuits.
The Department of Cardiology at Middlemore Hospital
invites applications for a full-time general adult cardiologist with specialist
training in cardiac imaging particularly computed tomography and magnetic
resonance imaging. Expertise in echocardiography and experience in heart
failure, general cardiology inpatient and outpatient management are also
desired. Middlemore Hospital is an accredited, 800-bed, teaching hospital of
Auckland University and it is the main acute medicine centre for the region of
over 550,000 people. Our Department of Cardiology runs an 18 bed CCU/SDU and a
Cardiology Ward. We offer a large volume outpatient service, an on-site cardiac
investigation unit (echocardiography, exercise and tilt-table testing, Holter
and event monitoring), a cardiac interventional suite with a second lab due to
open July 2022, and on-site CT coronary angiography (acute and elective
service) and cardiac MRI services. Cardiac surgical and invasive
electrophysiology services are also provided off-site at Auckland City Hospital.
Our Cardiology Service provides high quality under-graduate and post-graduate teaching. There is an active research program in place spanning clinical trials and local research with the department at the forefront of the ANZACS-QI programme. There are currently 16 Cardiologists in the department including several national leaders, with extensive growth plans over the next two years.
A position is available immediately for a suitably experienced cardiologist with a focus on cardiac imaging particularly CT and MRI. Echocardiography expertise would also be desirable. You will work within a team including 6 other imaging cardiologists. Primary responsibilities are the provision of cardiac imaging expertise/reporting. The successful applicant would also have responsibilities for the acute general cardiology care on the cardiology ward and in the out of hours Cardiology roster (approximately 1:5 call including weekend ward rounds). There will also be contribution to the provision of outpatient clinics.
We are seeking a colleague who strives to advance the cardiology department particularly the imaging service.
Salary and conditions of service will be in accordance with the New Zealand ASMS Award Agreement.
must have suitable training and experience in Cardiology and be able to be
registered with the New Zealand Medical Council.
Further information is available from Dr Selwyn Wong, Clinical Head Cardiology Tel + 64 9 276 0000, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can be made online at www.countieshealthjobs.com. For more information around the recruitment process, please contact Amy Varcoe in the Recruitment Centre on 09 259 3650 or email@example.com.
Closing Date: 16th December 2021
Position number: CMH20216642
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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