Consultant Radiologists

Hawke's Bay (NZ)
29 Mar 2017
29 Apr 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking suitably qualified Consultant Radiologists to join our dynamic Radiology team and to contribute to the development of the Radiology department.

The department is currently expanding and we have vacancies in our team for qualified Consultant Radiologists. These include two new positions and will increase our team up to 10 Radiologists.

We are seeking Radiologists with skills and experience in interventional radiology and Radiologists with nuclear medicine expertise.

Our Radiologists are currently part of a cohesive, friendly team in one of the more advanced departments in the country. The work of the department is varied and often challenging. The Radiologists are by necessity multi skilled, but the development of a special interest is supported.

The single site department is situated centrally within the hospital and has the following facilities:

  • 128 Slice GE Discovery CT750 HD scanner
  • 1.5T GE Excite HDI MRI
  • GE Discovery NM/CT 670 - SPECT/CT with 16 slice CT scanner (back-up CT)4 ultrasound machines (including 3 x GE Logiq E9)
  • A GE Innova 3100 combo catheter and vascular laboratory with flat panel technology
  • Philips Omnidiagnost multipurpose fluoroscopy unit
  • Three General X-ray rooms including two dual-detector DR rooms (Carestream)
  • Fully integrated RIS/PACS and voice recognition (Carestream)

Hawke's Bay Radiologists have a collegial approach and an active commitment to ongoing education. Multidisciplinary meetings are held daily, weekly or monthly with virtually all specialties being involved.

Since the inception of teleradiology there is no night time on-call requirement. Weekend day call is covered by a roster attracting additional payment, which all Radiologist are expected to participate in.

The District Health Board (DHB) is a teaching DHB in partnership with Wellington Medical School, University of Otago and the local EIT.

The HBDHB also work closely with TRG Imaging in Hawke's Bay to provide opportunities for candidates to work across both public and private sectors. We can be flexible to suit your career preferences.

This role offers a great opportunity to develop your career, enjoy the benefits of a fantastic region and achieve a desirable work life balance.

The successful applicant will possess either FRANZCR or equivalent that would lead to specialist recognition, e.g. FRCR.

Applicants must be registered, or eligible for registration, with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a vocationally registered Radiologist.

To apply or for further information about the position please contact;

Dr Andrew West
Radiologist and HOD
Hawke's Bay Hospital
Ph +64 27 7025124 or click the apply button.

To view the Position Profile please visit our website.

The Values of the Hawke’s Bay health sector are:

Tauwhiro - Care
Rāranga te tira - Teamwork
He kauanuanu - Respect
Ākina - Improvement