Consultant Doctor in Medicine Acute - North West of England

Recruiter
ID Medical
Location
Threlkeld
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

ID Medical are looking for a consultant doctor who is highly experienced in acute medicine to fill a role in the North West as soon as possible. This lucrative vacancy is for a permanent position with full time shift work.

Core duties for this Acute Medicine position would include:

  • Providing rapid assessment, diagnosis and initial treatment of emergency medical patients
  • Enabling an informed decision as to whether the patient requires admission or can be discharged home or to residential care with a plan of treatment
  • Ensuring correct and timely diagnosis of new admissions
  • Reviewing investigations and other results
  • Assisting junior teams in constructing a management plan
  • Advising on appropriate further investigations
  • Ensuring appropriate treatment is prescribed
  • Ensuring that resuscitation issues are addressed
  • Discussing with patients/relatives the current issues
  • Ensuring facilitation of early discharge planning
  • Reviewing patients within the rapid assessment and other clinics
  • Establishing and running an emergency outpatient clinic at the MAU to offer timely advice to GPs on patients not needing admission and who cannot wait six weeks to attend outpatients
  • Overseeing the Ambulatory Care service when required
  • Participating in the Consultant general medical emergency on-call rota (1 in 11) into include prospective cover for colleagues' annual leave and other authorised absences.

Requirements:

  • Qualified in Medicine
  • Valid GMC registration or in progress

The tangible benefits of working with ID Medical

  • ID Medical School with CPD - accredited education programmes for medical professionals
  • Excellent salary packages available
    Free BLS & PLS course
  • 24 hour support service
  • Excellent relocation package available
  • Discounted CPD accredited courses
  • Dedicated, experienced, supportive and friendly consultants
  • UK's leading Revalidation service for doctors, attested "Excellent" by NHS England

The ID Medical Refer & Earn scheme also allows you to earn extra money by referring friends, colleagues or family to us for a suitable medical solution.

Please visit ID Medical for more opportunities to grow your career.

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