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 16 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.
Responsibility for the intensive care /observation unit with 5 beds and the emergency ward (4 new patients a day)
Work as a consultant at the general medical ward (17 beds), supervising interns and residents.
Outpatient work in cardiology with stress tests, eccocardiography (Vivid E9 and i machines) with TEE possibilities and arrythmia detection.
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 cardiology, or specialist authorisation in internal medicine with a larger competence in cardiology.
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