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Palliative Care Physician, Palmerston North Hospital (VID:6537)

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Location: Palmerston North Hospital
Service: RCTS Ward - GM RCTS
Position Type: Medical
Appointment Type: Permanent/Part-time
Close Date: 27/02/2023
​MidCentral requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including the first booster vaccination). We will not accept applications that do not meet this criteria. 
 
Are you a Palliative Care Physician looking for a new opportunity?  Then Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral, Palmerston North, may be the place for you!
 
Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua, MidCentral, in partnership with Arohanui Hospice are seeking applications from Palliative Care Physicians for this 0.8FTE role.
 
Palliative care physicians with proven leadership experience, excellent communication skills, in-depth knowledge of palliative care and a clear vision on how palliative care services can operate and collaborate across hospital, hospice and community environments are invited to apply.
 
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital which services the MidCentral region with a population of 168,000.  It is a teaching hospital and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools and Arohanui Hospice.
 
The Regional Cancer Treatment Service covers a wider area including Hawkes Bay, Whanganui and Taranaki with a total population of over 560,000. The Regional Service includes Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology and Haematology.
 
 

MidCentral is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Childrens Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates. More information about the Childrens Act 2014 is available from the Ministry for Children (Oranga Tamariki) website.


Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua MidCentral (MidCentral) provides healthcare services to over 180,000 people across the Manawatū, Horowhenua and Tararua regions. With a large hospital campus at Palmerston North, it also provides key health care and support services to neighbouring communities.

​If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity, you are welcome to contact: SMO Recruitment Department smo.vacancy@midcentraldhb.govt.nz

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