Internal Medicine Basic Trainee/Non Trainee Registrar- Q3 2021 onward

  • Company:
    Waikato District Health Board
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    17 hours ago
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Job Description – Internal Medicine Basic Trainee/Non Trainee Registrar- Q3 2021 onward (WAI17726)Internal Medicine Basic Trainee/Non Trainee Registrar- Q3 2021 onward:WAI17726Waikato District Health Board Internal Medicine Basic Trainee/Non Trainee Registrars 2nd August onwards (Q3 2021) Applications are invited for basic training and non-training registrar positions in Internal Medicine at Waikato Hospital commencing 02 August 2021. Clinical attachments will be allocated by the department following the recruitment process; successful candidates may be allocated rotations in the following specialities: General Medicine, Cardiology, Haematology, Medical Oncology, Medical Reliever, Renal, Dermatology, Respiratory, Rehabilitation, Rheumatology, Palliative Care, Diabetes and Neurology. Waikato Hospital is a teaching hospital and the major tertiary referral centre providing specialised and emergency healthcare for the Midlands and Waikato area, with a patient catchment of ~ 900,000 people. It is the only major District Health Board in New Zealand to offer all surgical specialties on one campus and is the major trauma hospital for the Midland region. Waikato Hospital has 525 general inpatient beds, performs in excess of 21,000 surgical procedures per year in the 23 theatre operating suite, and sees an average of 220 emergency department presentations per day. Located in Hamilton city, the third largest city in North Island; less than two hours drive south of Auckland, and offers a superb lifestyle and quality-of-life working environment. As the largest employer in Hamilton, there is a varied and approachable social network based around the hospital. It is within easy reach of both West Coast surfing and East Coast leisure beaches. The Ruapehu Ski-fields are three hours drive away, and there are outstanding opportunities for hiking, sailing, fishing, biking and many other outdoor activities within the Waikato, and throughout New Zealand. Recruitment is subject to a competitive interview process following the submission of an up-to date curriculum vitae, covering letter, passport and three current references (in the Medical Council of NZ approved format), one of which must be from your current or most recent supervisor. We ask you please indicate within your cover letter your first 4-5 allocation preferences so we can consider this as part of your application. Eligible applicants who do not wish to enrol in physician training are welcome to apply for a non-trainee registrar position; this will include those who are not progressing to an advanced trainee role. Only online applications will be considered. If you are an overseas doctor, please visit the Medical Council of New Zealand website to ensure that your qualifications meet their criteria for registration to practice medicine in New Zealand. We will short list those we consider to be appropriate applicants and run an interview selection process for the positions for those shortlisted. For questions relating to the RACP PREP programme