Specialty Doctor Orthogeriatrics

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£37923 - £70718
01 Jun 2017
02 Jul 2017
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an enthusiastic Specialty Doctor to work with the Orthogeriatric Consultant on the Orthopaedic Trauma Ward at North Manchester General Hospital.

The aim is to improve the quality of care for patients on the Orthopaedic Trauma ward and to achieve the standards required for the Best Practice Tariff. This will include seeing patients who have become unwell and doing a falls & osteoporosis assessments for patients admitted with fracture neck of femur. For full details see job description.

The Speciality Doctor will need experience of General (Internal) Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. It is expected that applicants will currently be at least ST2 (or equivalent) or Speciality Doctor level. MRCP would be helpful but not essential.

Applications are welcome from candidates considering job sharing or less than full-time working.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Peter Gibson, Consultant Orthogeriatrician
Email: peter.gibson@pat.nhs.uk
Tel: 0161 720 2789

Please support your application by attaching a C.V. when prompted by the application process on NHS jobs.

All communication to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for this post. Applicants are advised to check Spam and Junk folders as emails can sometimes go to these folders.
Although references are not requested until a conditional offer is made, we would be grateful if you could provide us with email addresses for your referees when prompted by the application form.

An equal opportunity employer, positive about disabled people and a No Smoking Organisation

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Closing Date: 2 July 2017