Workplace MidCentral DHB
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40
Application closing date 15 Aug 2021
MidCentral DHB is inviting applications for a Neurologist to join two others in its Neurology service at Palmerston North Hospital.
The position is permanent with flexibility to be a part-time or a full time post. Competence in performing needle EMG and/or reporting paediatric EEG constitutes an advantage towards a successful application, but is not an absolute requirement. The advertised position does not feature on call duties outside office working hours.
The Neurology service provides a high standard of specialist clinical practice and expertise. It contributes to the provision of efficient and effective neurology and neurophysiology services to the community and region served by MidCentral Health. Support is provided to primary health and community based care providers.
The service is supported by three neurologists, one registrar and one senior house officer, three neurophysiology technicians, one neurology nurse, and efficient secretarial and administration support. The department offers regular meetings with Neuroradiology and Neurosurgery, as well as teaching, research, and learning opportunities. It also features an active MS treatment centre including the most modern infusion therapies, regular Motor Neuron Disease MDT meetings, TIA clinic slots, and an active Botulinum Toxin Clinic.
For further information please contact Anita Roberts (firstname.lastname@example.org) SMO Recruitment Coordinator or +64 6 350 8849
Applicants must be eligible for vocational registration in Internal Medicine with the Medical Council of New Zealand with specialist training / qualification in Neurology.