Orthogeriatrician – SMO
  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Grading: Medical Officer

Number of positions: 1

Job Hours: 40

Required qualifications: Our service is seeking an additional dedicated Consultant Orthogeriatrican to work alongside our existing dynamic , passionate and dedicated Orthogeriatrican .

Waitemata District serves the largest  population in New Zealand providing services to more than 640,000 people and employing more than 8,800 staff.  We have a diverse population with complex, interesting and challenging presentations.

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 within our community.

Our Orthopeadic Department admits the second highest number of over 65 year old that have suffered traumatic hip fractures. Our service is seeking an additional dedicated Consultant Orthogeriatrican to work alongside our existing dynamic , passionate and dedicated Orthogeriatrican .

You will join our SMO team of friendly, enthusiastic and dedicated professionals.

You will work collaboratively to provide excellent care to all our over 65 population that have suffered traumatic injury or required specialist input after elective surgery.

You would be working across both North Shore and Waitakere hospital sites.  You will be working in an environment that welcomes innovative practice and collegial working relationships.

Flexibility to work with patients of various cultures and age is essential, as is self-motivation, excellent communication, administrative and time management skills.

In return you will be given a wonderful opportunity to work in a supportive environment with many opportunities to grow and develop your skills.

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To apply please visit www.wdhbcareers.com

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact Ben Bradley –Senior Recruitment Consultant at ben.bradley@waitematdhb.govt.nz

Job code:  WDHB17379
Closing date: 13th June 2024

To apply for this job please visit www.wdhbcareers.co.nz.

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Vacancy contact details

Name: Ben Bradley

Email: ben.bradley@waitematdhb.govt.nz

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