2023| Registrar in General Surgery Whangarei

  • Location

    Whangarei

  • Sector:

    Physician, General Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    National RMO Pays cale

  • Job ref:

    336005

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-23

  • Startdate:

    January 2023

January 2023 - January 2024

A great stepping stone to SET Training in Australia and New Zealand, a surgical registrar role in a regional general North Island hospital in New Zealand. Although not FRACS training accredited, the post nevertheless offers excellent opportunities for gaining experience.
  • full time role
  • 12 month contract
  • 2600 bed general hospital, all surgical specialities except cardiac and neurosurgery 

   Key Tasks
  • You will manage in patients, outpatients in the clinics, wards, operating theatres and do on call duties.
  • Assist with the assessment and admission of acute and elective patients under the care of your team.
  • Undertake clinical responsibilities as directed by the Consultant, also organise relevant investigations, ensure the results are followed up, sighted and signed.
  • Responsible for patient referrals and day to day ward management of patients under their team’s care, in consultation with others involved in the care of the patient where appropriate.
  • Maintain a high standard of communication with patients, patients’ families and staff.
  • Inform Consultant of the status of patients especially if there is an unexpected event.
  • Attend handover, team and departmental meetings as required.
  • Assist with teaching of other team members including students and other healthcare professionals.
  • Review and manage all referred patients to the Surgical Service
  • Give advice and liaise with GPs and other hospital medical staff
  
Essential Requirements  
  • Eligible for provisional or full general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • Completed internship
  • Experience working in general surgery
  • Resuscitation skills
  • Team working skills
  • Clear communication
  
  
Employee Benefits
  
  • Salary paid in accordance with national pay scale for RMOs
  • Costs of Medical Council of New Zealand registration refunded
  • 30 days paid annual leave
  • superannuation
  • no national insurance deductions
  • Note relocation costs are not recoverable
  • Use of hospital gym
 
 
If you are interested in this role, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.
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