Registrar - Care of the Elderly position - Lancashire

Indigo Healthcare Recruitment
United Kingdom
£50,000 - £59,999
12 Jun 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Indigo Healthcare Care are working with a great University Hospital who are currently looking for a Senior Registrar level Dr in Care of the Elderly dept.

The Department of Elderly Medicine has established a frailty team at the main hospital and seeks to recruit a Consultant Physician to join the team which currently consists of 2 consultants, 3 specialist nurses, junior medical staff, a discharge co-ordinator and rapid response assessors for Lancashire.

The team has responsibility for the comprehensive geriatric assessment of acute medical admissions who screen for frailty. This is usually between 15 and 20 patients per morning. The consultants and nursing staff conduct a daily ward round after which the full team holds an MDT meeting. The frailty consultants are also responsible for review of afternoon admissions until 6pm when an on call system resumes responsibility for review of all acute medical admissions.

If you may be interested in this job you must be eligible for GMC registration with MRCP ideally and UK experience is desirable however not essential. You must have good experience of working with the elderly and at least 6 years experience in medicine and geriatrics post internship.

In working with this Trust, you will be rewarded with an interesting and stimulating job, and have the opportunity to live in one of the most beautiful parts of the UK.

Please send in your CV if you are interested by hitting apply.

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