Registrar in General Medicine

  • Location

    Palmerston North

  • Sector:

    Physician, Internist

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    1 year

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    January 2022

Commencing January 2022, registrar roles in a 350 bed regional general hospital with a wide range of opportunities for basic and advanced FRACP trainees in the following specialisms:
  • General Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Respiratory
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Geriatric Medicine – basic and approved for 12 months advanced training
  • Gastroenterology (approved for advanced training)
  • Haematology
  • Medical Oncology
There are also opportunities to do both an ICU and an Emergency Medicine rotation and there are FRACP trainee roles and service roles.
  • Attendance at handover meetings, ward rounds, outpatient clinics, ward meetings, case discussions.
  • Attend and assist at consultant’s outpatient clinics
  • Assess where appropriate, acute and arranged medical admissions/referrals under the care of the team to which the Registrar is attached.
  • Two Registrars daily participate in the Medical A and B call rosters, taking responsibility for attending “cardiac arrest” call when rostered to that duty.
  • Assessment of medical problems in the Emergency Department or other hospital departments
  • Supervision and teaching of house officers
Essential Requirements 
  • Eligible for provisional or full general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • Completed internship
  • Experience working in general medicine
  • Team working skills
  • Clear communication
Employee Benefits 
  • Salary paid in accordance with national pay scale for resident medical officers
  • Costs of Medical Council of New Zealand registration refunded
  • 30 days paid annual leave
  • superannuation
If you are interested in this role, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.
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