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  • Advert number: 352521-0
  • Posted Date: 04/03/14
  • Closing Date: 13/04/14

Consultant Physician - General Medicine

Thames Hospital
Job Number: 061470

We are seeking a Consultant General Physician to work in a friendly and supportive environment. You will work alongside 3 other Consultant Physicians who bring a broad range of skills and specialties to the team. An interest in cardiology, respiratory medicine or gerontology would be an advantage. Other subspecialty interests may be accommodated.

The successful candidate will be required to participate in the 1:4 on-call roster system.

Thames Hospital is a fully modernised, 54 bed secondary hospital which serves Thames and its associated rural area. The hospital provides a Consultant-led emergency department, general surgery, general medicine and rehabilitation services. Senior medical staff are supported by 3 SHOs and a rural registrar. Close relationships are maintained with Waikato Hospital - the regional tertiary hospital - just over an hour’s drive away.

Thames town is an hour south of Auckland and is part of the Coromandel peninsula, a haven for divers, fishers, hikers and outdoors enthusiasts.

Applicants should hold CCT (UK), Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) or other equivalent qualification and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Closing date: 13th April 2014.

For further information and to apply please visit our website: or telephone 0064 7 839 8949.