- North Island
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are looking for a Geriatrician to start ASAP for up to six months. They would prefer a fixed term candidate but are open to locums to fill the gaps.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
With all major specialties represented onsite except Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery and Cardiothoracic, this hospital is one of the largest provincial hospitals in New Zealand. ICU has 11 beds and Coronary Care Unit 6. Our Operating Theatre has seven theatres plus a dedicated Endoscopy Unit. Diagnostic facilities on site include MRI, 40 slice CT scanner, nuclear medicine, laboratory services etc. Full emergency retrieval and transport services are available with a rescue helicopter based on site. The Hospital has a strong reputation for excellent quality of experience there are many opportunities for pursuing vocational training across all specialities.
ABOUT THE REGION
A thriving New Zealand province, that offers a relaxed pace of life. You’ll be spoilt for choice on your days off with an exciting mix of cafés, sophisticated shopping, arts, entertainment and sporting options. The warm climate makes it easy for you to take advantage of outdoor pursuits if an active lifestyle is more your scene