Senior Medical Officer (1.3FTE, Fixed Term) Palliative Care, Te Whatu Ora
Te Whatu Ora Counties Manukau is looking for a Senior Medical Officer to provide specialist locum cover 2 days a week for 12 months parental leave from the end of January 2023, and/or 3 days a week from now until the end of March 2023. This role is based at Middlemore Hospital.
Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city has all the amenities of a major city, as well as superb weather and an outdoors lifestyle, from beaches to bush walks, cafes and cultural events, all nestled on one of the world’s best harbours. Middlemore Hospital, based in South Auckland, is the main hub for acute care in this region. The Counties Manukau area is rich in culture and colour, music and laughter.
Middlemore is an accredited, teaching hospital of Auckland University and caters for most medical and surgical specialties with a catchment area of around 550,000 people. The palliative physician experience at Middlemore is wide and varied providing a collegial and interesting clinical environment.
The Middlemore hospital palliative care consult team is a clinically and culturally strong, stable group of clinicians, including palliative care specialists, clinical nurse specialists, a senior registrar, and a part time pharmacist.
We liaise closely with community services including Totara and Franklin Hospices and their community services, primary and secondary care, locality-based community teams, aged residential care facilities and non-government organisations (NGOs). We provide specialist palliative care support for the nurse-led Franklin Hospice team.
Salary and conditions of service will be in accordance with the New Zealand ASMS Award Agreement.
Applicants must have suitable training and experience in Palliative Medicine and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Eligibility can be obtained by visiting www.mcnz.org.nz
|Location:||North Island - Auckland - South & East Auckland|
|Job type:||Contract/Temp Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Senior Medical Officers, Medical Officers and Fellows - Palliative Care|
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