Consultant Psychiatrist (Hospital Consult Liaison and Crisis), Mental Health and Addictions 1.0 FT
- North Island
ABOUT THE ROLE
Our client ise excited to announce a new position for an Adult Hospital Consult Liaison Psychiatrist. This is an opportunity to join a passionate team who places great value on putting people first, embedding Te Ao M?ori in every-day practice, leading with kindness and achieving excellence through close partnership with our medical partners.
Our client has a flexible structure whereby the role will be based with the Acute Response / Home Based Treatment Team (ART/HBT) and Consult Liaison Clinicians. There may be a rotation to in-patient or other community positions over time.
We are embedding our new model of care Te Ara Tauwhirotanga: pathways that lead us to act with kindness. Te Ara Tauwhirotanga is the product of extensive co-design with over 400 participants from the community, a model that clearly articulates what works for people in their recovery and healing journey.
The successful candidate will have:
• A broad range of general psychiatric skills
• Hold or be eligible for Vocational Registration with Medical Council of NZ
• Enjoy teaching – Rotorua is a teaching hospital with 4th, 5th and 6th year medical students as well as
registrars training for fellowship with the RANZCP
- Offer senior advice and support in the assessment and diagnosis of presenting conditions to General Medicine teams
• Busy role with a broad variety of general psychiatry
• 1:6 on call roster
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