Rural Hospital Medicine Registrar 6 M Contract

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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    6 months

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  • Startdate:

    August 2021

Job Title: Rural Hospital Medicine Registrar

Location: Hawera, New Zealand

Start Date: August 2021

Contract: 6 months fixed term

Working hours: 45-49.9 per week

Role Details:

Based in a regional general hospital the Registrar will work as an integral part of the interdisciplinary team both in the inpatient and outpatient areas.

After hours, the Registrar is responsible to the supervising ED Consultant or MOSS on duty.

The Registrar will assist with audit preparation and execution, and undertake research as agreed with the Clinical Lead

The Registrar is responsible to their consultant for the day to day clinical management of inpatients including the admission and clerking of acute admissions, attendance at ward rounds and routine ward work. 

The Registrar will also instigate treatments and manage patients in the ED as directed/supervised by the Consultant/MOSS.

In this region of New Zealand, situated in the south west of the North Island, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle without having to compromise your career path. The region’s amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work. Major attractions include Taraanki Mountain, Egmont National Park and the New Plymouth Coastal Walkway with Auckland just 50 minutes flight away and Wellington 60 minutes.

Essential Requirements

  • Eligibility for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (we can assist you with this)
  • Postgraduate experience in general /internal medicine
  • Successful teamworking capabailities
  • Experience of medical practice in a rural setting

 If you are interested in this position, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.

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