Consultant Physician, Generalist/Hospitalist at Taranaki District Health Board (New Plymouth/Hawera), Taranaki
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Consultant Physician, Generalist/Hospitalist
Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth
Fixed Term (May 2022 – May 2023, with possibility of extension), Fulltime
Taranaki boasts some of New Zealand’s most iconic natural landscapes like Mt Taranaki and many adventure activities. The rugged and wild coastline is home to more than 12 world-class surf breaks. Taranaki is a place where you can ski and surf in the same day. For a more relaxing experience, there are many walks (bush, coastal or mountain) as well as art trails, festivals and award-winning museums and galleries and a thriving café culture. Click here to read more information about Taranaki.
The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. To hear more about our culture view the video on our careers page.
The Department of General Medicine is looking to appoint a Consultant General Physician who excels and enjoys working as a Generalist/Hospitalist. The successful applicant will join a department of ten other Consultant Physicians who have subspecialty interests.
The successful candidate will take part in an acute General Medicine on-call roster as a Hospitalist with Registrar and House Officer support.
The successful 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.
Taranaki Base 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. There is an excellent Laboratory Service and the IT service is among the best in the country.
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Closing date for applications is 31st July 2022.
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|Employer:||Taranaki District Health Board (New Plymouth/Hawera)|
|Position type:||Contract/Temp Full time|
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