Radiologist Consultant - Diagnostic Radiology

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    Palmerston North

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    Physician, Radiologist

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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A consultant diagnostic radiologist with CT and ultrasound reporting skills is sought for a full time, permanent role in New Zealand.
  • 350-bed general hospital serving a population of 170,000.
  • secondary care facility providing most medical and surgical services, except Cardiothoracic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Neurosurgery.
  • regional base for head and neck oncology service 
  • affiliated with two medical schools and actively participates in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education including training for the FRANZCR for which it holds active accreditation.
  • superb CME programme, an active postgraduate medical society and excellent clinical library facilities.
  • radiology department performs 96,000 radiological examinations per year 
  • radiology department has up to date equipment including CT, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound, DSA, and seven general digital radiography rooms, Nuclear Medicine with two gamma cameras. 
  • opportunity to work in Breast Screening
  • established team of radiologists provide a general diagnostic and interventional radiology service.

Role Responsibilities
  • provide effective radiology services including general CT and Ultrasound.
  • participate in the education and supervision of junior radiologists as they prepare for the FRANZCR exams.
  • provide advice to Manager, Medical Imaging, on radiology management matters and professional standards of practice.
  • provide supervision and instruction for Resident Medical Officers rostered to the radiology service.

  • eligible for vocational registration in Radiology with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • FRANZCR or equivalent specialist qualification in diagnostic radiology
  • Demonstrated clinical, management, and teaching skills
  • The ability to work effectively within the multi-disciplinary team.
Employee Benefits
  • You can expect to have access to a thorough continuing medical education programme
  • opportunities to participate in research projects, pursue subspecialist fields of interest and become involved with medical student and junior medical officer postgraduate education.
  • Salary of NZ$ 190,000 – 270,000 pa
  • Superannuation benefits
  • 6 weeks annual paid leave
  • Medical practice costs reimbursed
  • Relocation costs for international physicians


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