Employer: MidCentral DHB
Specialty: Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology
Grading: Specialist / Consultant
Number of positions: 3
Job Hours: 40
Required qualifications: To be eligible for this position you must either be registered (or eligible) with the Medical Council of New Zealand and have a specialist qualification in Radiology that is recognised by the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Radiology as suitable for Vocational Registration in New Zealand.
Are you a Diagnostic Radiologist willing and able to do general diagnostic radiology including CT and Ultrasound? Then MidCentral District Health Board (MDHB), Palmerston North might be just the place for you. As a full time radiologist at MDHB you would work in across modalities including CT, Ultrasound and general imaging.
About the Role
The department has an interesting and varied workload carrying out approximately 96,000 examinations a year in the provincial city of Palmerston North, servicing a total regional population of around 186,000. Regional services to a larger population also include: Oncology, Breast Screening, Renal and Urology, with clinics held at the hospital including Respiratory, Rheumatology, Paediatrics and visiting specialists from Wellington for Neurosurgery and Cardiothoracic surgery.
Palmerston North Hospital has up to date equipment including CT, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound, DSA, and seven general digital radiography rooms and Nuclear Medicine with two gamma cameras. There is the opportunity to work in Breast Screening.
Medical Imaging encourages and supports close clinical interaction with our colleagues both within the hospital setting and the community.
About the Hospital
MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 88,000 and a total population catchment of 186,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools
About the City
Palmerston North itself is a vibrant, multicultural city that is home to outstanding primary, secondary, and tertiary schools, including Massey University. There are excellent restaurants and shops, and ample local opportunities for outdoor activities including mountain biking, hiking, fishing, hunting, and camping. We are also an easy drive to the Tasman Sea, Hawkes Bay, Mount Taranaki, Mount Ruapehu, and Lake Taupō.
To comply with the recent health order, MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
For further information about this position please contact Anita Roberts, SMO Recruitment Coordinator, phone +64 6 350 8849.
To apply for this job please visit www.midcentraldhb.govt.nz.
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Vacancy contact details
Name: Anita Roberts
Position: SMO Recruitment Co-ord
Phone: (06) 350 8204