Helgelandssykehuset HF consists of three local hospitals (located in Mo i Rana, Mosjøen and Sandnessjøen). The hospitals are organised in a trust which may be considered as “centralised-decentralised”. Helgelandssykehuset is responsible for the health need of approximately 77 000 people living in and around the Helgeland area. For more information, please visit www.helgelandssykehuset.no.
Mosjøen has superb surroundings and nature with mountains and fjords, close to the arctic circle. It is a small town with apr.10000 inhabitants and have a great cultural life, cafes, cinema, music scene, swimmingpool and alpine possibilities. There is a small airport and train. The great Helgeland Coast is also close, www.visithelgeland.com
There is a Internal Medicine unit located at Mosjøen hospital with noninvasive cardiology, pulmonary diseases diagnostics, gastroenterology, neurological daycare, hemodialysis unit – “satelite”unit and a daycare unit. There are 17 beds at present and 4 beds in a combined intensive care/observation unit. There is a modern outpatient unit with Olympus endoscopic equipment, Eccocardiography with TEE and Bronchoscopy.
Mainly outpatient activity with endoscopies and patient consultations.
Gastro- and colonoscopies, capsule endoscopies and breath tests.
Ultrasound-guided liver biopsies, treatment of virus hepatitis and other hepatic diseases. Biologic treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases.
Work as a consultant in the general medical ward, supervising interns and residents.
Tertiary on-call-duty every 4th day (with intern and resident)
5 weeks paid holidays (after 60 years 6 weeks)
Paid leave every 8th week
Paid educational leave for congresses/courses with expenses covered 2 weeks a year.
Norwegian authorisation as a doctor
Norwegian specialist authorisation in gastroenterology, or specialist authorisation in internal medicine with a larger competence in gastroenterology.
Clinical and operative experience is preferred
Must be fluent in Norwegian, Swedish or Danish. Language course is otherwise required.
Good communications skills
Concerned with quality and innovation
Good collaboration skills with patients and staff