Emergency Medicine Registrar

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    New Zealand

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  • Job ref:

    J 548

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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A registrar in Emergency Medicine is sought for a regional hospital in New Zealand starting as soon as possible. The hospital has 250+ beds with 24/7 Emergency Department and all major medical and surgical specialities.

Key Facts

  • public sector hospital with 24/7 emergency department and links to university hospital
  • full consultant suport 
  • accredited for 12 months ACEM advanced training and paediatric log book
  • excellent CME and training opportunities
  • suitable role for an Emergency Medicine trainee or for trainees in other specialities wanting some ED experience
  • must be eligible for general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
The Role
You will be responsible for the assessment and management of patients presenting to the emergency department and for the resuscitation and stabilisation of patients. You will order investigations and communicate relevant findings and clinical information to GPs and hospital specialists. You will be able to participate in clinical audits and research and will be expected to supervise the house officers. 

The Hospital

The Department of Emergency Medicine is accredited for 12 months ACEM advanced training and paediatric log book requirements. You will work side by side with a dedicated team including 10 very experienced emergency physicians. The SMO group provides close supervision for trainees with a commitment to clinical teaching. You will gain experience in many procedures and develop your clinical skills to be the best. The SMOs enthusiastically lead our weekly RMO teaching sessions as well as teaching for those sitting examinations. Rotations to other specialty services (ICU, anaesthetics, paediatrics, and medicine) are established.

The department is well supported by all the other services. Radiology has the latest CT scanner, the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, and Emergency Medicine staff actively utilise ultrasound in their patient care, with 2 machines in the ED.

The Location

Thehospital is situated in a beautiful part of New Zealand with warm summers, mild winters and lots of opportunities for outdoor activities on land and at sea just two hours' drive from Auckland, with regular flights to and from Auckland Airport.

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