Consultant - Emergency Medicine - Preston
Consultants in Emergency Medicine£75149 - £102000Excellent relocation packageAccommodation
This is an outstanding opportunity for enthusiastic physicians. The posts would suit somebody with a primary specialist interest as well as applicants who wish to commit full time to Acute Medicine.
The successful applicants will play a pivotal role in the care of the acutely ill patient, working alongside the other Consultant Physicians in Acute Medicine and the consultants in the Emergency Department looking at improving the pathway through the emergency service.
Key duties of the post
Sharing the overall responsibilities of the MAU.
Hands-on involvement with the medical take, ensuring the timely development of appropriate management plans for patients.
Supervision and co-ordination of junior doctors within the unit.
Helping to maintain multi-professional systems of care for common condition.
Teaching and training of medical and nursing staff, both informal and formal.
Leading the development of Clinical Governance framework for acute medicine.
Developing alternative to in-patient management where clinically appropriate.
Exploring ways to enhance communications between the MAU and the rest of the hospital and referring to clinicians in primary care.
Full GMC registration
MB ChB (or equivalent)
Entry on specialist register (or entry expected within 6 months)Success in Intercollegiate speciality examination or overseas equivalent e.g. FCEMClinical training and experience equivalent to that required for gaining UK CCST/CCT in Emergency MedicineAbility to offer expert clinical opinion on a range of problemsAbility to take full responsibility for the clinical care of patientsATLS+ALS providerExperience of supervising junior medical staffAbility to teach clinical skillsAbility to work in a teamAbility to communicate effectively with patients, relatives and staff
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