Emergency Physician - Regional General Hospital New Zealand

  • Location

    Tauranga

  • Sector:

    Physician, Emergency Physician

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact email:

    info@odysseyrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0044 203 409 5597

  • Job ref:

    244618

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Dynamic and enthusiastic emergency physicians are sought for a busy emergency department in one of New Zealand's most popular cities.

Based in a 330 bed regional general hospital, the Emergency Department sees a diverse case mix with over 55,000 presentations per annum of which 25% is paediatric. There is a broad case-mix with a 35% admission rate reflecting the acuity of presentations in the mixed urban/ rural /Maori population of 200,000 + which it serves. It is staffed by 15 consultant emergency physicians assisted by 21 resident medical officers and 55 nurses.


Duties:
  • Demonstrate comprehensive and adaptive resuscitation and acute care skills required for the range of patient presentations of all complexities in the emergency department setting
  •  Recognise and expedite any specific intervention critical to resuscitation and acute care
  • Demonstrate a sound understanding and ability to work across contemporary models of emergency care
  • Identify and prepare critically unwell patients requiring retrieval or transfer to a tertiary service


Requirements
  • Medical Degree
  • FACEM qualification( or equivalent qualification from UK/USA/Canada)
  • Subspecialty interest/experience in Geriatric Emergency Medicine (desirable)
  • MCNZ vocational registration

Benefits
  • Salary NZ$ 190,000 - 270,000 pa
  • Pension benefits
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • CME programmes
If this role is of interest please apply with CV or get in touch.