Rural Hospital Physician | Acute and General Medicine

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    Physician, Internist

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    3 months ago

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An interesting rural hospital physician role practising acute and general internal medicine 
  • based in a 110 bed hospital which serves a population base of 50,000 
  • affiliated with a larger regional hospital 90 minutes drive away
  • The patient mix is varied, with a high proportion of Māori and a relatively young demographic.
  • As well as enjoying a collaborative and supportive working environment, you will benefit from the support of an enthusiastic and progressive team whose focus on training and continuous quality improvement will afford you ample opportunity to both contribute to the service provision and develop professionally.

  • Advice and support to primary care providers on acute medical problems
  • Assessment, stabilisation and treatment of acute medical conditions presenting to the Emergency Department
  • Regular ward rounds to enable rapid evaluation, referral and transfer of patients to the most appropriate setting/environment
  • General medical/or subspecialty clinics or lists (ambulatory outpatient clinics)
  • Participation in the acute medical roster
  • Supervision and contribution to the learning outcomes for RMOs undertaking acute medical rotations

  • Medical Degree
  • FRCP qualification( or equivalent qualification from UK/USA/Canada)
  • MCNZ vocational registration

  • Salary NZ$ 190,000 - 270,000 pa
  • Pension benefits
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • CME programmes
  • Medical practice costs reimbursed
If this role is of interest please apply with CV or get in touch.