Consultant Physician in Rehabilitation Medicine
The Leeds Teaching Hospitals - The Leeds Way
Chapel Allerton Hospital
Required to fill this replacement full time post providing specialist rehabilitation medicine input to the National Demonstration Centre in Rehabilitation at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
You will work alongside three existing consultants in rehabilitation medicine delivering rehabilitation services to patients from the Yorkshire region. In addition to the inpatient rehabilitation work, the post holder will contribute to the amputee rehabilitation service. Rehabilitation services in Leeds are designated a National Demonstration Centre in Rehabilitation and a Level 2a Supra- district rehabilitation service. They serve an immediate catchment area of 800,000 persons (for secondary care) with tertiary referral from a population of 3.5 million in Yorkshire.
At Chapel Allerton Hospital there is a designated ward (C1) with 22 beds for inpatients participating in complex rehabilitation and the rehabilitation outpatient department. Currently, on the Seacroft Hospital site there is the regional amputee rehabilitation centre which provides services for North and West Yorkshire, the Leeds Orthotic service and the Wheelchair and Special Seating Service.
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If you have any queries, please contact Lynn Lindley on (0113) 2064895 or email LynnLindley@nhs.net
Closing Date: 19 October 2017