Nuclear Medicine Specialist
Hawkes Bay DHB
Workplace Hawke's Bay Hospital
Specialty Nuclear Medicine
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40
Application closing date Open
Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.
Full-time or part-time positions considered
We have an opportunity for suitably qualified Nuclear Medicine Specialist to join our dynamic Radiology team and to contribute to the development of the Radiology department.
For this particular position we are seeking Radiologist and/or Physician with dual scope of practice. Full-time (dual scoped) is preferred, however we are open to flexible arrangements and part-time can be considered.
The team and department
The department is currently expanding and we have one vacancy in our team of 10 Radiologists.
Our Radiologists are currently part of a cohesive, friendly team in one of the more advanced departments in the country. The work of the department is varied and often challenging. The Radiologists are by necessity multi skilled, but the development of a special interest is supported.
The single site department is situated centrally within the hospital and has the following facilities:
•128 Slice GE Discovery CT750 HD scanner
•1.5T GE Excite HDI MRI
•GE Discovery NM/CT 670 - SPECT/CT with 16 slice CT scanner (back-up CT)
•Four ultrasound machines (including three GE Logiq E9)
•A GE Innova 3100 combo catheter and vascular laboratory with flat panel technology
•Philips Omnidiagnost multipurpose fluoroscopy unit
•Three General X-ray rooms including 2dual-detector DR rooms (Carestream)
•Fully integrated RIS/PACS and voice recognition (Carestream)
Hawke's Bay Radiologists have a collegial approach and an active commitment to ongoing education. Multidisciplinary meetings are held daily, weekly or monthly with virtually all specialties being involved.
Since the inception of teleradiology there is no night time on call requirement. Weekend day call is covered by a roster attracting additional payment, which all Radiologist are expected to participate in.
Our District Health Board is large enough to provide variety and depth of work experience, with good support and supervision, yet small enough to be a friendly team with good social interaction. Hawke's Bay Hospital is a 400 bed hospital providing acute and elective care for the Hawke's Bay region. We have strengthening Primary and Community health services and an increasingly integrated approach to health and health care.
The District Health Board (DHB) is a teaching DHB in partnership with Wellington Medical School, University of Otago and the local EIT.
Through our values here at the HBDHB, we are proud of our team's diversity. We believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce, to help us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve.
Our values are He kauanuanu - Respect, Ākina - Improvement, Raranga te tira - Teamwork and Tauwhiro - Care
You won't find this opportunity just anywhere, and when you combine this with the chance to live in New Zealand's own piece of paradise, you have to ask yourself 'why work anywhere else'? Take a stroll through the Hawke's Bay Tourism website and get yourself to Hawke's Bay!
Our region has a population of 162,000 people, most of whom live in or around the twin cities of Hastings and Napier, but we also offer rural living. There is a strong sense of community in Hawke's Bay. Click HERE for more info!
The roles offer a great opportunity to develop your career, enjoy the benefits of a fantastic region and achieve a desirable work life balance.
Full time is preferred however we are open to flexible arrangements and part-time or fixed-term can be considered.
The successful applicant will possess either FRANZCR or equivalent that would lead to specialist recognition, e.g. FRCR and must be registered, or eligible for registration, with the Medical Council of New Zealand as a vocationally registered Radiologist.
For further information about the position please contact:
Dr Kai Haidekker, Radiologist and HOD - Email: Kai.Haidekker@hawkesbaydhb.govt.nz
For a copy of the position profile please click HERE