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Cardiologists x 2 (1.0FTE)

Employer Northland DHB
Workplace Whangarei Hospital
Specialty Cardiology
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Northland DHB Workplace Whangarei Hospital
Specialty Cardiology Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date Open

Job description

An exciting opportunity for energetic, enthusiastic Cardiologists is currently available at Northland DHB. The positions are part of a significant service redevelopment involving a re-invigorated cardiology service with a confirmed cardiac catheter lab opening late 2019.

Whangarei Hospital is the largest hospital in Northland, providing secondary care services for the region supported by three growing district hospitals. There are approximately 4,500 general medical admissions per annum with interesting, challenging and fascinating pathology.

The service has a coronary care unit with five beds, three medical wards with 56 beds and a spacious outpatient facility. Transoesophageal imaging, exercise and pharmacologic stress testing and CTCA are all established services.

Northland covers an area of 12,600 square kilometres and has a population of over 170,000. Excellent schools, affordable housing and exciting scenic coastal areas which offer a mixture of recreational activities await you.

For more information on the position, please contact Dr Marcus Lee, Cardiologist Lead, Northland District Health Board Email: or Dr Lucille Wilkinson, Clinical Director, Department of Medicine, Northland District Health Board, Email:

Vacancy No: MD18-034
Closing Date: Open

All Applications should be directed to: Tania Vaile, Recruitment Officer - Senior Medical Officers,
Northland District Health Board, Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148, Northland, New Zealand.
Phone: +64 9 4304101ext 60484, Email: or visit our website at

Qualifications required

All applicants MUST be eligible to register in New Zealand as a Medical Practitioner, and have vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a Specialist Cardiologist.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Dr Marcus Lee
Position Cardiologist Lead
Phone 09 430 4101 Ext. 60484
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