Medical Oncologist - Registrar

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    New Zealand

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  • Job ref:

    J 551

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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We are looking for Medical Registrars to join a dedicated Haematology/Oncology team in a 250 + bed hospital providing secondary care to a regional population of 200,000 in New Zealand's north island.

Key Facts

  • public sector hospital in north island of New Zealand, with referrral links to university hospital
  • accredited for 24 months of RACP basic training and 12 months advanced training
  • excellent supervision, training and CME 
  • must be eligible for general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand

The Role

Working from a newly opened oncology centre, this is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic expanding service.  The centre is primarily an outpatient service offering day stay chemotherapy with the Registrar assisting the acute medical team with management of patients on treatment requiring admission.  Working closely with the Haematologists and Oncologists means that you can widen your practice as your skills grow.  You will also contribute to the acute medical roster.

There is an active clinical training programme with didactic sessions, interactive based teaching, journal club and videoconferencing of RACP lectures. It is accredited for 24 months basic physician training.

The Hospital

These roles are based in a 250 bed hospital providing secondary care services to a large rural region, population around 200,000 with many high health needs. Due to the population make up and the unselected nature of admissions, Registrars gain experience managing a wide variety of conditions including rarer conditions such as rheumatic fever, tuberculosis and meningococcal disease.

The Location

The successful applicants will be living 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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