Healthy Ageing and Rehabilitation Are you a specialist geriatrician looking for a new opportunity? If so, the Healthy Ageing & Rehabilitation cluster at MidCentral District Health Board (MDHB) might be the place for you.
We are seeking to employ a part-time (0.9 FTE) specialist geriatrician. You will join our experienced team of geriatricians, nurses and allied health professionals.
This is an exciting time for older people in our district. In collaboration with our partners in primary care, MidCentral DHB (MDHB) is implementing a range of initiatives to enable older people to live well with frailty :
Candidates with an interest in geriatrics and general medicine are welcome to express a combined interest. We will encourage participation in the general medicine on-call roster.
MidCentral District Health Board 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 Children 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.
To find out more information about the Children Act 2014 click here.
MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000.
In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures.
Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.