Rural Hospital Medicine Consultant – Kaitaia Hospital, New Zealand

Rural Hospital Medicine Consultant – Kaitaia Hospital, New Zealand


Kaitaia Hospital offers an exciting, warm and friendly environment that we want you to be part of.

We are a fun loving team and strive for quality health care that is second to none.

The Kaitaia Hospital is a 28 bed rural hospital with a busy Accident and Medical Department, Outpatient clinics, Operating Theatre’s, combined Medical, Surgical and Paediatric ward and many community based services.

The role of the Rural Hospital Medicine Consultant is to provide medical care to acutely ill patients in the Accident & Medical department as well as the management of inpatients on the General Ward. The range of medical care managed at Kaitaia Hospital is complex and interesting. The hospital provides care for some 25,000 people as well as the huge influx of tourists in the summer period.

Specialist support is provided from Whangarei Hospital. A generous salary package includes substantial support for Continuing Medical Education.

All applicants should be eligible or able to achieve eligibility for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Please visit to check your eligibility.

Vacancy No; MD17-016
Closing Date: Open until filled

All applications should be directed to Tania Vaile, Recruitment Officer - Senior Medical Officers, Northland District Health Board , Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148, Northland, New Zealand