Consultant in Acute Hospital Palliative Medicine

Location
Southampton, Hampshire
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490 pa
Posted
03 Jul 2017
Closes
31 Jul 2017
Ref
MT634
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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Consultant in Acute Hospital Palliative Medicine with an interest in the interface between urgent/emergency care and palliative care

Applications are invited for full time consultant posts in palliative medicine at UHS. We are looking to appoint highly motivated and dynamic individuals to join our very successful Hospital Palliative Care Team (HPCT), which receives over 2,200 new referrals per annum.

Your main role will be as an integral part of our peripatetic Hospital Palliative Care Team. For 3 PAs per week you will work with the emergency department and acute medical assessment unit to develop and deliver a proactive palliative and end of life care service for people at ‘the front door of the hospital’ and their families.

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Carol Davis, Lead Consultant in Palliative Medicine (023 8120 4126; Carol.Davis@uhs.nhs.uk) or Linda Sayburn, Care Group Manager, Cancer Care (023 8120 5294; Linda.Sayburn@uhs.nhs.uk).

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Closing date: on or before 31 July 2017.