EAST LONDON NHS – CONSULTANT GERIATRICS
Triple West Medical has been assigned by one of the largest acute trusts in the country, based in East London to help recruit for them a Consultant Geriatrician on either Substantive or a 12 month NHS Fixed Term basis.
The post holder will have a base ward in one of the Acute Elderly Units and be responsible to look after half an Elderly ward, ie 15 medical patients, whilst an additional Consultant is responsible for the other half. During busier winter months the post holder may also be responsible for some medical outliers.
In addition to acute elderly ward, the successfully post holder will also participate in some Elderly Receiving Unit (ERU) sessions in order to deliver early comprehensive geriatric assessments and management of our clients elderly care admissions to ERU/ED. There is a full dedicated MDT and junior medical support including trainees.
Our clients COE department has undergone major transformation over the last 5 years being one of the first departments in the country to have a dedicated elderly short stay unit and a specialist frailty unit open 24/7 (ERU) as well as a dedicated elderly care specialist nurses who proactively identify frailty in our clients emergency departments and commence CGA at the front door.
- £77,913 to £105,042 + London Weighting
- 12 Months Fixed Term Contract in the first instance
- Special interests accommodated
- A modern Hospital
- An excellent ED Filter
- ERU, EACU and FOPALS
- Excellent Remuneration packages
- Relocation Package
Specialist GMC registration is not essential however GMC registration is essential for this post. As always, our client is also able to offer certificate of sponsorships to those successfully appointed doctors who require a Visa.
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