Specialist in Internal Medicine

(alternatively, specialist in Geriatrics or Nephrology)

for Specialised Medicin in Helsingborg Hospital

Skåne Region

Place of work

Renal Medicine/General Internal Medicine care department at Helsingborg hospital

Requirements for education

Specialist exam in General Internal Medicine or Geriatrics or Nephrology from within EU or at least three years of experience as working as a specialist in an EU-country

Required experience

Experience of working as a specialist in inpatient care, preferably renal patients, and broad knowledge of internal medicine are preferred.


We are looking for you who are interested in working as a specialist in Internal Medicine or Geriatrics or Nephrology in inpatient care with our internal medicine patients. We offer good support by consulting functions in all subspecialties and the possibility of reception as part of the service, if you, the applicant, have a special interest/specialist competence in it. By our place, there is an opportunity for salary development and consultant position corresponding to the subspecialty level at the clinic, provided that the individual development enables it.

You will work with competent nursing staff, varied patient material, and in close contact with management in the business area. This concerns the development of the generalist perspective with us in internal medicine. At the moment, the intended department partly has a renal medicine profile, and for these patients there is good support from experienced nephrologists. As a whole, however, the majority of patients in the department are of a mixed internal medicine nature and require a generalist holistic approach. The department today has good staffing with a good atmosphere and working environment at the workplace.

Helsingborg’s hospital is also responsible for the clinical part of medical education as part of Lund University. There are opportunities for funded research time and close collaboration and opportunities for professional development within the collaboration with our university clinic.

Salary for staff with Swedish legitimation

Starting salary: 73.000 SEK

Average salary: 80-90.000 SEK

Other requirements

Personal suitability is important, we need a colleague who is pleasant, flexible, cooperative and socially competent, appreciates teamwork.

Information about the workplace

Helsingborg’s hospital is part of the healthcare administration Skåne’s hospital northwest, which is one of Region Skåne’s five health and healthcare administrations.

Helsingborg Hospital is an emergency hospital with operations around the clock. The hospital has an emergency department as well as clinics and wards in many different specialties. There is also childbirth and neonatal care for premature babies and their mothers.

Specialized medicine is the largest area of activity at Helsingborg’s hospital. The business is characterized by diversity and high competence, and we strive to integrate research and education into our business. We work actively to create an organization with a focus on leadership, high quality, patient safety, work environment and employees. We invest in providing care at a broad level of internal medicine with high quality and competence, in order to meet the changing demographics and the need for generalist competence.

A description of Region Skåne as an employer and organization

Region Skåne is responsible for health and medical care, public transport and sustainable development throughout Skåne. Our highest decision-making body is the regional council, which is elected directly by the inhabitants of Skåne.

Region Skåne is a value-driven organization that works with the values of welcoming, motivating, consideration and respect as the basis for everything we do.

In Skåne there are both university hospitals, emergency hospitals and local hospitals, with different types of care and different specialties.

Services offered by the employer and Mediflexible

  • During the personal visit which is part of the interview process, the cost of travel and accommodation is financed by Mediflexible
  • 6-7 months long, free Swedish course, financial support during the course (the amount is topic of negotiation)
  • Help with your application for Swedish license to practice, supervision of the process
  • free Swedish legal and social training consisting of 40 classes

Optional (by individual agreement with the employer):

  • Assistance in finding school/kindergarten for the children
  • Assistance in the organization of moving and in apartment-seeking
  • Integration assistance (assistance in registering at tax authority, opening bank account, etc.)

Documents required for application:

  • Professional English CV in which your experience (number of completed examinations/surgeries, with differentiation between pre-and post-specialization experience) are detailed
  • cover letter
  • scanned version of license to practice in home country with English translation (no official needed)
  • scanned version of medical and specialist certificates with English translation (no official needed)

If you are interested please send your detailed professional CV and other necessary documents to info@mediflexible.com