Consultant Cardiologist (Interventional) at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley, 2DHB Wellington/Hutt Valley/Porirua
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora - Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital, Hutt Hospital
Service: Cardiology Service
Contract: Permanent, full time
Salary: As per ASMS MECA
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
We are looking for an experienced well-established Interventional Cardiologist to provide general and interventional services and provide corporative leadership for the cardiac medical team to facilitate high quality care to patients.
The successful applicant will be involved in facilitating the development of a regional PCI service, as well as provide diagnostic and treatment services for patients in the central region.
The role holder will be expected to encourage innovation and quality in the development of services and to provide a strategic view of the direction for future service development. To this end, they will be expected to undertake clinical audit and quality improvement projects as well as clinical research. They will engage with other providers, consumers, and health organisations to improve the quality and responsiveness of services and should possess highly developed relationship and communication skills, a sound understanding of clinical governance and the ability to work within the multi-disciplinary model.
Main focus of the role is on Coronary intervention including the interventional treatment of stable coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndromes and their complications.
Experience in the treatment of structural heart disease is desirable but not mandatory for the role, including experience in obtaining and assessing associated cardiac imaging.
They will provide medical practice that delivers a sustainable high quality cardiology service meeting the needs of the department and region.
Mō tō mātou rōpū - About our team
The Cardiology Network is a secondary and tertiary service provided for Capital and Coast and Hutt Valley hospitals and those of the central region of New Zealand.
The Cardiology Network at Capital Coast and Hutt includes Outpatient Clinics - Cardiac Diagnostic Testing, the Heart and Lung Unit at Wellington Hospital and the Coronary Care Unit at Hutt Hospital and the Cardiac Interventional Suite.
Capital and Coast Cardiology Service is jointly accredited as an SCT training facility with the Hutt Valley Cardiology Service.
Moū - About you
- Vocationally registered in Internal Medicine (Cardiology) with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
- FRACP or equivalent qualification and be able to register for with the MCNZ
- Should meet the minimum requirements set in the Cardiac Society - s - Position Statement for Competency in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
- Work in collaboration with multidisciplinary team - Interventional Cardiologists, other medical, nursing and technical staff
- Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care
- Participate in an on-call roster
- Relevant experience and training
E pā ana ki a tatou - About us
Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. We operate three hospitals - Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown, Hutt Valley Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua - as well as the Kāpiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.
Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley|
|Location:||2DHB Wellington/Hutt Valley/Porirua|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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