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
The ophthalmology unit is located at Mosjøen hospital and is responsible for the ophthalmology needs of the entire Helgeland area. The unit treats apporoximately 1500 patients per year with around 600 patients having surgery. The unit conducts examinations and treatments of general eye diseases and surgery such as cataract, tear duct and plastic surgery. The unit has also nurses who assist during operations and consultations.
The department is under development, and as a doctor, you will have the opportunity to be involved in designing the department. We have invested i
Norwegian authorisation as a doctor
Norwegian specialist authorisation in ophthalmology
Clinical and operative experience preferred
n new equipment and have got a new rehabilitated department in 2017.