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Infectious Diseases/Infection Control/General Medicine Physician

Employer MidCentral DHB
Workplace MidCentral DHB
Specialty General / Internal Medicine
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date 15 May 2018
Application closing date 12 Aug 2018
Employer MidCentral DHB Workplace MidCentral DHB
Specialty General / Internal Medicine Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date 15 May 2018
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 12 Aug 2018

Job description

Are you an Infectious Diseases/General Physician looking for a new opportunity? We are looking for someone to join our team providing specialist services to the MidCentral region from September 2018.
Our Infectious Diseases service provides specialist outpatient services, consults on inpatients and supports primary health care with advice. This post also provides clinical support to our Infection Prevention and Control Service.

The post is one of 12 physicians contributing to general medicine take. Most patients remain under the care of the admitting general physician although some are transferred to cardiology, respiratory and renal.

This is an exciting time to join MidCentral District Health Board (MDHB) as it is embarking upon a transformational change programme to firmly establish itself as a high performing health system that meets the current and future demands of its communities, that provides improved patient experiences for service users, and that achieves improved patient and community health and wellbeing.

MDHB will build on its significant achievements to date, in particular its investment in developing primary and community care services and relationships. It will work to further reduce service duplication and fragmentation, to move care into and closer to people’s homes, and to achieve an integrated and community focused high performing health system.

Applicants must be eligible for vocational registration in Internal Medicine with the Medical Council of New Zealand with specialist training / qualification in Infectious Diseases, as well as having demonstrated clinical, management, and teaching skills and the ability to work effectively within the multi-disciplinary team.

For further information please contact Christine Wood, Medical Recruitment Consultant: christine.wood@midcentraldhb.govt.nz or +64 6 350 8204.

Qualifications required

A specialist qualification in General Medicine and eligible for Vocational Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
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Vacancy contact details
Name Christine Wood
Position Manager
Phone 06 350 8204
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