23/08/2018 | ID: 000975
Waikato DHB | Thames Hospital | Full timeJob Number: WAI06970Come and join us in Thames, gateway to the Coromandel peninsula. We have an opportunity for a motivated physician with a broad range of skills to join the medical service in Thames hospital. A team of 4 physicians provides general medical care to busy inpatient and outpatient departments, serving a catchment population of 45,000 residents. The physicians lead a team of RMOs, and a registrar from the rural medicine training scheme. There is a 1:4 on call roster. Thames is a modernised 50 bed secondary hospital with an emergency department, inpatient medicine, low acuity surgery, and rehabilitation services. It is a rural hospital, with specialty services provided by our base hospital Waikato. There is 24 hour laboratory and radiology support on site, including CT. We are an accredited training unit for 4th and 6th year medical students from Auckland University and for vocational training in rural hospital med.