Specialist Consultant – General practice – GP / family medicine

  • Company:
    MedRecruit Limited
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Job Description

Immediate Vacancy –  GP / Urgent Care – Rural Hospital Role 

Specialised mixed role, working in GP clinics and the rural community hospital.

Rural location in Hawke’s Bay.
8,000 patients
Currently: 10 doctors working 4 FTE 
There is 1 doctor on the ward at all times, which is a 12 bed ward.

You need to be prepared to work 1 in 6 nights on call. When on call, the doctor is working on the ward during the day and at night, are home but can get called in. This is remunerated well. 

Client Description

The practice is located within the town’s hospital and is a satellite clinic to a large community-based practice.

Location information

This stunning region in New Zealand’s North Island has come to be known are the “Wine Country”, but there is so much more to this sunny region that wine. 

Must do’s in the area:

  • Sample the produce at the farmer’s markets in Hastings
  • Visit the Gannet Colony at Cape Kidnappers
  • Cycle the Hawke’s Bay trails through the wineries
  • Hike Te Mata Peak
  • Immerse yourself in the Art-Deco culture at the regions Art Deco Festival each February