Emergency Physician - Regional General Hospital New Zealand

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    Physician, Emergency Physician

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    0044 203 409 5597

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    6 months ago

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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.

  • 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

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

  • 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.