- Advert number: 328572-0
- Posted Date: 05/09/13
MEDICAL DIRECTOR - Palliative Care Medicine – NEW ZEALAND
We have a client who is seeking a Medical Director to take responsibility for the clinical aspects of its Palliative Care Service.
Full time or 32 hours per week. Free assistance with registration, immigration and full relocation.
The responsibilities include:
Day to day medical care of patients within their bed inpatient unit
Ensuring full time medical cover for the Hospice and overseeing the medical team
Ensuring community based patient needs are met and liaising with community Palliative Care Nurses
Providing consultative services to GPs
Providing an advisory service to other health professionals on Palliative Care
Liaison and education of hospice staff, hospital staff and GPs on Palliative Care issues
Ideally you will be a Palliative Care Specialist or a Medical Practitioner with experience in Palliative Care or studying and/or working in Palliative Care.
Prudence Thomson, Recruitment Manager - ACCENT Health Recruitment
Telephone +64 3 3664503
Freephone from the UK 0808 2344468