Region Värmland in Sweden is looking for specialist doctors
We run local health care centers all over Värmland and the region has three emergency hospitals located in Arvika, Karlstad and Torsby.
Our working method focuses on care that is centered on the individual and their specific needs. Care should be provided close to the patient, and on the patient's own terms.
We are searching for colleagues
We are currently searching for colleagues who want to be part of the development and who are also willing to develop alongside with us. We are searching for specialist doctors in:
- General practice
- Internal medicine
- Intensive care/anesthesia
- Ear, nose and throat care
You are welcome to send in your application (CV and cover letter) to email@example.com .
Your benefits as an employee
We have an important mission in Region Värmland. We are here to improve on our resident’s quality of life. That is why we as an employer take care of you. The following are some of our benefits:
- All our employees receive at least 25 days of holiday, and as a new employee your paid leave will accrue from day one. We offer more days than the vacation law requires.
- As an employee you’ll be given opportunity to learn and develop skills in your day-to-day work.
- We provide the means for a life-long financial security, making both benefits and affordable insurances availiable to you.
- Most of our services have the possibility of flexible working hours.
A more pleasant life in Värmland
Värmland is a strong, creative, welcoming and open place where you can enjoy a more pleasant life. Here you work and live surrounded by wild nature with deep and roaring forests, calm lakes, lively rivers and quaint farms. But also an open and welcoming environment, an international business community, a strong storytelling tradition, inspiring culture, sports and outdoor life and an innovative university.
We can offer help for you and your family with relocation and with establishing yourselves.
Do contact us and we would be happy to tell you more! Welcome to Värmland!
About the work places
The Centralsjukhuset Karlstad (Central Hospital Karlstad) acts both as a county hospital for all of Värmland as well as a local hospital.
Centralsjukhuset Karlstad has specialized care that most people need sometime in their lifetime. There are some twenty different specialties here, including eye, skin, gynecology, renal medicine, pediatrics, surgery, PCI and oncology. There are around 500 beds available. The hospital houses around 3,800 employees, of which about 500 are doctors, 1,300 nurses and midwives, 80 physiotherapists, 750 assistant nurses, 750 laboratory staff, 255 health administrators and 350 service staff.
We treat patients with ear, nose or throat problems, as well as patients in need of hearing therapy. There are roughly 100 employees in this department.
The main part of our department is located at Centralsjukhuset in Karlstad where we provide surgical services, reception, hearing therapy and wards. We have different types of receptions in the major cities in the region. We have audiologists, hearing educators, hearing engineers, doctors, nurses, assistant nurses, sign language interpreters and technical audiologists among our staff.
The hospital in Torsby is the county’s northernmost emergency hospital with round-the-clock operations. Clean and spacious premises house the emergency and outpatient clinics for all specialties. The hospital is centralized, streamlined and geared to the needs of the patient. Our work is based on the vision to “create a hospital where we can imagine ourselves as patients”.
Our services include medicine, surgery, orthopedics, urology, gynecology, anesthesia, surgery and intensive care, radiology, laboratory, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and palliative care. The surgical activity covers both orthopedics and surgery, including endoscopic procedures. There is also dialysis department here.
Primary care is the basis for healthcare in Värmland, and we who work in general practice are here to give the residents of Värmland a close and good quality care during all stages of life in our local health care centers.
In addition to general practice, there are also opportunities to work in child health services, midwifery and adolescent health services, and to work with physiotherapists, occupational therapists and psychosocial resources, for example.
We work in teams that are often lead by a doctor at the local health care center. The patient gets to meet the most appropriate professional based on their medical needs.
We are committed to both individual and collective skills development for general practitioners.
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