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Full-time vacancy | Auckland

General Practitioner

Listed: 18 April 2024

West Auckland family practice GP working within The Fono’s Integrated Model of Care (FonoCare) with mental health, public health, social worker support. Collegial, competitive remuneration, contractor or employee. Mon Tues (or more days). Location in mid Blockhouse Bay Rd - easily accessible from west/central/south.

Full-time vacancy | Wellington

General Practitioner/GPEP1,2,3 - Full-time/Part-time/Locum

Listed: 18 April 2024

Community owned practice, work alongside a supportive team, servicing Māori, Pacific, Refugee communities. Salaried position, NZMC, College membership and practicing insurance paid,.30% of your paid time is for paperwork. One day WFH dependent on hours employed. Foundation accredited.

Part-time vacancy | Auckland

Maataawaka Marae Organisation, GP in Papakura, Salary or Contractor

Listed: 18 April 2024

Operate independently, develop clinically, have flexibility. Large IDT of 50+ services.
Key focus on general practice, community health, mental health and outreach.
Looking for a true generalist; experienced with Tamariki Ora, our kaumātua, and everything in between!
Mon-Fri, 8-530, MedTech Evo.

Contract vacancy | Waikato

Rural, Cornerstone, VLCA practice & Accredited Employer

Listed: 18 April 2024

In person or Telemedicine sessions available as a contractor/locum. ASAP start. Auckland-Waikato border.
Mon- Fri/ 8am-530pm, MedTech Evolution. Approx. 5,000 ESU; Men's health, women's health and procedures, minor surgery. Available to host a GP Registrar or an overseas specialist.

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The GP life chose me

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“I saw during my training that general practice is about relationships and I couldn’t get that in the same, meaningful way in a hospital."

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