Opportunities for Non-locally Trained Doctors in HA


Introduction

The Hospital Authority (HA) is all along very concerned about the doctor manpower situation and has exerted continuous efforts and various measures to retain and attract doctors so as to support service needs and relieve the workload of frontline doctors. Apart from the recruitment of all qualified locally trained medical graduates and candidates who have successfully passed the Licensing Examination of the Medical Council of Hong Kong (MCHK), HA is also recruiting non-locally trained doctors under limited registration. For details on limited registration, please visit the MCHK’s website:http://www.mchk.org.hk/e_index.html.

About Us

HA is a statutory body established in Hong Kong in 1990. We are responsible for managing all public hospitals and related services in Hong Kong. We manage 43 hospitals and institutions, 49 Specialist Out-patient Clinics (SOPCs), and 73 General Out-patient Clinics (GOPCs). Today, we have a workforce of about 80,000 and some 28,900 beds.

Opportunity

We are now recruiting non-locally trained doctors under the Limited Registration scheme to serve as Residents and Associate Consultants in our public hospitals. The recruited non-locally trained doctors will:
This new recruitment programme will facilitate your plan on pursuing a medical career in Hong Kong.

Employment Package

Monthly salary with annual increment:
Hong Kong Dollars(HK$) Australian Dollars(A$) or Pound Sterling(£)
Resident HK$71,219 – 144,604 ~A$13,844 – 28,108; or ~£7,083 – 14,381
Associate Consultant HK$148,432 – 171,014 ~A$28,853 – 33,242; or ~£14,762 – 17,008

The salary will be commensurate with relevant experience and qualification of the selected candidates and subject to currency fluctuation.


Other terms and benefits include:
Support your application to the MCHK for practice under limited registration   Comprehensive and free medical coverage
15% contract-end gratuity upon satisfactory completion of contract   25 days annual leave per annum
Coverage of professional indemnity, legal assistance, employees’ compensation of HA and disciplinary protection insurance   A one-off “Relocation Allowance” of HK$40,000 (~A$7,775 or £3,978) on a reimbursement basis for Associate Consultants
A flexible and renewable contract term up to three years will be offered subject to mutual agreement, consistent good performance and approval of limited registration by MCHK.

We shall help you get here and settle in. A continuous learning environment will be provided.

Appointed candidates will be subject to central posting. You may be required to work shifts and irregular hours as well as perform on-call duties in public hospitals.

Requirements

Resident
(For All Specialties)
* For Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Paediatrics, applicants with pre-intermediate level qualifications would be considered

Associate Consultant
(For Anaesthesia, Anatomical Pathology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery and Plastic Surgery)

Recruitment Process for Non-locally Trained Doctors under Limited Registration Scheme in HA



Online Application


Recent Events


Pathways for Non-locally Trained Doctors to Pursue Medical Career in Hospital Authority, Hong Kong (for reference)

Pathways for Non-locally Trained Doctors to Pursue Medical Career in Hospital Authority, Hong Kong (for reference)

Video of Sharing by the Limited Registration Doctors

Video of Sharing by the Limited Registration Doctors

HASLink (March 2019 Issue) – Job Opportunity for Non-locally Trained Doctors

HASLink (March 2019 Issue) – Job Opportunity for Non-locally Trained Doctors

Useful Links


Enquiries:

Please call +852 2300 6359 or email to recruitment@ha.org.hk