Locum Consultant Elderly Medicine

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of a Locum Consultant in  Elderly Medicine at York Hospital. This is a 10 PA Locum appointment for a minimum period of 6 months. This could be a great opportunity for a Senior Registrar interested in gaining some ‘acting up’ experience.

Applicants should have established skills and competence in care of the elderly, excellent communication and team working skills, a strong commitment to teaching and service development are essential.The post will include on-call commitments, currently 1:11 weeknight and 1:11 weekend rota.

The post will be based at York Hospital. You will be joining a team of Consultants, who all have sub-specialty interests. This particular post will be based on Ward 26

The Service consists of:

  • Three Acute Wards for Older People(Wards 23, 26 and 35),
  • A Joint Older People and Psychiatric Assessment Unit (Ward 37)
  • An Acute Stroke Unit (Ward 36), caring for adult patients of all ages who have suffered from a Stroke
  • A Stroke Rehabilitation Ward (Ward 39), caring for adult patients of all ages who require rehabilitation following a Stroke
  • An Older People’s Hip Fracture ward (Ward 25), caring for Older People patients who have fractured their hip.
  • An Acute Medical Unit for Older People (AMB) for acute admissions to clinically stabilise patients before being transferred to our downstream wards.

We also have two Community Rehabilitation Hospitals for Older People based at Whitecross Court (off Haxby Road) and St Helen's (off Tadcaster Road).

Outpatient clinics are held at York Hospital, The New Selby War Memorial Hospital, Pocklington and the Community Hospitals.

Please note that some of our substantive vacancies may be available on a smaller number of hours than advertised.  If you would be interested in applying on this basis, we would encourage you to contact the appointing manager to enquire further

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

York, North Yorkshire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1723 236389
Web: http://www.yorkhospitals.nhs.uk/work-with-us/

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20 February 2019
Location: United Kingdom North Yorkshire York
Salary: £77,913 to £105,042 per annum GBP per year
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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