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Rural Hospital Medicine Specialist or Medical Officer

Employer Southern DHB
Workplace Southern District Health Board
Specialty Rural Hospital Medicine
Term Other
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Southern DHB Workplace Southern District Health Board
Specialty Rural Hospital Medicine Term Other
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date Open

Job description

Rural Hospital Medicine Specialist or Medical Officer.
Queenstown
Casual

• Looking for a chance to spend a bit of time in the adventure capital over summer?
• Mix a little Business with a lot of Pleasure?
• Treat the family, treat yourself to a dream summer

We are looking for a casual Rural Hospital Medicine Specialist or a Registrar on the Rural Hospital Medicine Training Scheme, or Medical Officers with extensive experience in Emergency Medicine.
As you can imagine, things get really hectic in Queenstown over the summer, so when you join us in this role you will be assisting us in ensuring we can fill any roster gaps and times when things get busy!

Lakes District Hospital consists of 10 General Medical (Acute) beds, five Maternity beds, Emergency Department and a small out-patient department. It has onsite Radiology and access to Laboratory services and a CT scanner. In this role you will work mainly in the Emergency Department, where we see around 9,500 new attendances per year, with a patient population that is young and international, the spectrum of disease seen here is hugely varied. At Lakes District Hospital you’ll be part of a team of 8 FTE rural hospital doctors and medical officers. You will need to be a confident practitioner as your on-call backup may be up to 30 minutes away, though there is easy access to phone advice. An on call room is provided.

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is identified

For further information please contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor – Senior Medical Officers, Phone (03) 470 9604 or Email:milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

To Apply:
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/
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Vacancy contact details
Name Milair Ryalls
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (03) 2145 769
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