Fellow - Emergency Department

Waitamata, Auckland (NZ)
27 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Emergency Department – Fellow Opportunities
(Fixed Term – 12 Months)
North Shore & Waitakere Hospitals
Waitemata District Health Board
Auckland, New Zealand

  • Values Based organisation dedicated to connecting with the community
  • Protected time and funding for on-going training and development
  • Enjoy a beautiful region with world class facilities

Waitemata District Health Board is the largest DHB in New Zealand providing services to a population of more than 580,000 and employing more than 6,800 people. Our organisation values and promise statement – Best Care for Everyone - serve to inspire us to continuously improve to provide the best care possible to each and every person and their family.

This team of dynamic Emergency Medicine professionals provide care across two locations – North Shore & Waitakere hospitals. Emergency Departments across both sites receive presentations of more than 100,000 patients annually.

The service has done some outstanding work towards transforming care delivery and by constantly achieving target is one of the top performing DHB’s in the country. The role offers plenty of variety and an interesting case mix of adult and paediatric patients.

The North Shore site is recognised by ACEM for advanced training for a period of 12 months. Both departments are supported by comprehensive Diagnostic and Allied Health Services. There is a strong focus and commitment throughout the organisation to meet the current NZ
Ministry of Health National Shorter Stays in ED target.

Key requirements:

  • hold a Medical Degree registerable with Medical Council of New Zealand
  • minimum of 4 years post registration
  • non NZ and Australian citizens/ residents must satisfy conditions for immigration to New Zealand

Both North Shore and Waitakere hospitals provide friendly and supportive environments, with easy access to a multitude of outdoor pursuits.

In an environment where  everyone matters …. we are committed to becoming a national leader in health care, as we strive to be … better, best, brilliant!

To apply online please go to http://www.wdhbcareers.com  or alternatively please click the apply button. 
For more information in the first instance please email Dr Willem Landman, Clinical Director at willem.landman@waitematadhb.govt.nz  
Closing date: 20 May 2017.