Specialty Doctor - Geriatric Medicine - Belfast

Recruiter
TTM Healthcare
Location
Belfast
Posted
04 Dec 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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Superb working conditions
Stunning location
Free/Subsidized Accommodation
Relocation support
Excellent career development


Duties:


To provide unscheduled care services for patients presenting to the Elderly Care clinics.
To liaise closely with all services regarding the care of frail, older patients with on-going care as appropriate and continuity of medical guidance and support to multi-disciplinary community services.
To liaise with GPs when appropriate as part of the assessment and discharge processes in relation to individual patient care.
To ensure the requirement of follow up investigations is communicated to the patient's GP and local support teams.
To take appropriate action based on the results of investigations.
Develop with the patient a care plan for health to establish treatment regimes.
With other medical and nursing staff to monitor clinical progress of patients.
Teaching and supervision of Junior staff where needed



Person Specification:

MBBS or equivalent
MD / DNB in Internal medicine / Geriatrics
MRCP / Part MRCP or PLAB 1&2
Minimum 3 years full time post graduate experience
Minimum of 18 months of continuous Geriatrics medicine experience
GMC registration (or eligible to secure GMC registration)
Efficiency in Teamwork and equally good communication skills