Specialist – General Medicine

Location
Hamilton (Territorial authority), Waikato (NZ)
Posted
23 Nov 2018
Closes
21 Dec 2018
Ref
WAI08218
Sector
International
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Acute, General and Emergency Medicine

Waikato Hospital

Health Waikato

80 hours per fortnight

Fixed term until 31 December 2019

Health Waikato is one of the largest providers of healthcare services in New Zealand, providing local services for a population of 200,000 and tertiary services for a region of 700,000. Waikato Hospital situated in Hamilton is a modern 600 bed tertiary base hospital.  Health Waikato has an active commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi and the improvement of Maori health.

Applications are invited for a Fixed Term Fulltime General Medicine Specialist. The successful appointee will have a broad range of experience and training in General Medicine. Special interests in Geriatrics or Respiratory Medicine are highly desirable but not essential.

Applicants must be registered with the New Zealand Medical Council (or have qualification that are immediately registerable) and have appropriate postgraduate qualifications.

The appointee will be involved in teaching, continuing medical education and quality improvement. There is emphasis on ongoing development of services to meet the needs of our patients. A commitment to customer focus, service development and teamwork are essential. 

For further information please contact Dr Liz Phillips Clinical Director General Medicine Liz.Phillips@waikatodhb.health.nz or Andrea Coxhead, Service Manager Clinical Units andrea.coxhead@waikatodhb.health.nz

Closing date: Open until filled

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