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Rural Medicine Consultant - New Zealand

Salary DOE - Internal Medicine - Medicine
Ref: 396 Date Posted: Tuesday 26 Sep 2017
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This is an excellent opportunity to practice Rural Medicine in a part of New Zealand not far from the largest city of Auckland. The Consultant in Rural Medicine role is based in a 28 bed hospital with a busy Emergency Room and Medical Department, out patient clinics, operating theatres, combined Medical, Surgical and Paediatric wards and many community based services. The hospital provides care for 25,000 people plus a huge influx of tourists during the summer holidays.

Specialist support is provided from the local regional hospital, a secondary care provider.

A generous salary package includes substantial support for Continuing Medical Education.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide medical care to acutely ill patients in the Emergency & Medical departments
  • Manage inpatients on the General Ward.

Essentials:

  • FRACP or equivalent qualification
  • Experience in remote and rural medicine
  • Eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • Fluent English