Specialist Electrophysiologist and Pacing Cardiologist

Location
Hamilton (Territorial authority), Waikato (NZ)
Posted
05 Oct 2018
Closes
02 Nov 2018
Ref
WAI07565
Specialty
Cardiology
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Fixed term position 3 months

An opportunity exists for a suitably qualified Cardiologist to join an established and progressive team based at the Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand. This position is for a fixed term period of 3 months commencing in May 2019 or later.

Waikato Hospital is a tertiary referral and teaching cardiac centre providing a wide range of adult cardiac services including cardiac surgery except heart transplant for the Midland Region (860,000 people).

The successful applicant will join a well-established and dynamic team of 14 Cardiologists (including 3 electrophysiologists) and five cardiac surgeons. The department is a leading centre for complex electrophysiology procedures and CIED implantation. Over 300 EP procedures (including 3D mapping and cryoablation) are performed each year, plus 130 ICD implants and 350 pacemakers (including CRT devices).

This role offers the right candidate a hugely varied and interesting position combined with the opportunity to live in a beautiful part of the country which offers wonderful opportunities for a family and/ or an outdoor enthusiast.  

You will be required to hold or be eligible for provisional vocational / vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

For more detail please contact Dr Chris Nunn, Clinical Director, Cardiology; chris.nunn@waikatodhb.health.nz

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Closing date: Open until filled

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