Northland District Health Board

Northland DHB provides public health services across the Northland region, from north of Auckland to Cape Reinga, serving a growing population of around 164000 with one third of our patients identifying as Māori. Most secondary services are based at Whangārei Hospital, and supported by three rural hospitals in Kaitaia, the Bay of Islands and Dargaville.

Northland DHB is committed to a system that is Tiriti (Treaty) based and one that actively and purposefully invests in equitable outcomes for its Māori population.

Northland's DHB recognises Māori as tāngata whenua (first peoples) of New Zealand and have prioritised Māori health. We understand our Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations in relation to:

  • Stewardship
  • Iwi/Māori health development 
  • Equity 
  • Mātauranga Māori (Māori knowledge and expertise)
Fixed-term training position (Feb 2022 – Feb 2023) Northland District Health Board FRANZCOG Training Programme Applications are invited for a full-time one year position as Fellow/ Advanced Trainee - Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Northland District Health Board, commencing February 2022. Based at the Whangārei Hospital with outreach services to Bay of Islands; Kaitaia, Dargaville and Rawene Hospitals, this role will meet the requirements for the Advanced Training Modules in General Obstetrics and General Gynaecology. The O&G department has seven Senior Medical Officers (planning to increase to eight) supported by a team of house officers, many of whom complete the O&G diploma and some of whom go on to specialist training. Northland presents many challenges and opportunities, with high rates of deprivation and chronic disease. There are about 2000 births annually in the region, with about a third of the Northland population...
Northland District Health Board Whangārei, New Zealand
Whangārei Hospital (1 FTE) Northland District Health Board, New Zealand Northland District Health Board is seeking a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist to join the Whangārei Hospital team. This is a new full-time position joining a team of five full-time and two part-time consultants. Our department offers a full range of general Obstetrics and Gynaecology services with links to Auckland DHB for Gynaecological Oncology; Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Tertiary Neonatal Care and Tertiary Fertility. Each year there are about 2000 births in Northland, 20% of which are in Primary Maternity units. As a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist you will be based at the Whangārei Hospital, with visiting services across our three rural hospitals. You will be a part of a 1:8 roster covering acute Obstetrics and Gynaecology. You will work alongside a team of House Officers, and be highly involved in all acute cases providing direct hands on patient care. Every day you will be...
Northland District Health Board Whangārei, New Zealand