Medical Officer | Thames
6/11/2018 | ID: 001225
Senior Medical Officer - Thames Hospital,
Job Number: WAI07144
Come and join us in Thames, the gateway to the Coromandel! We are seeking applicants for positions, in our rural emergency medicine department. Thames is a rural hospital serving a catchment population of 45,000 in the Coromandel Peninsula and Hauraki Plains, with the population swelling over the summer holidays.
We have a 15 bed emergency department seeing 18,000 patients per year, and 24/7 laboratory and radiology services, including CT. The inpatient unit has 40 beds split between general medicine, low acuity surgery and rehabilitation. Those requiring specialist care are transferred to Waikato hospital, just over one hour away by road. Virtual health continues to develop in Thames, with ward rounds, outpatients, and stroke thrombolysis all supported by telehealth.
The posts may be full time, or part time to accommodate your other interests.
Closing Date: Open until filled
Name: Dr Ruth Large
Phone: 021 762 923