Consultant in Neurorehabilitation Medicine
This is a joint appointment between East Lancashire Teaching Hospitals and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Trusts.
The specific remit is to develop Neurorehabilitation services in East Lancashire and strengthen the links with the Major Trauma and Neuroscience centre at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals, to ensure that the people of East Lancashire have timely access to specialist care as close to home as possible.
You will spend 3 days a week at East Lancashire Teaching Hospitals, maintaining consultant responsibility for the inpatients at Rakehead Rehabilitation Centre, Burnley, and undertaking an outpatient clinic, domiciliary and ward consultations. You will also have two days a week at Royal Preston Hospital to undertake an outpatient clinic (which will include input into the Intrathecal Baclofen service) and to see ward referrals of patients who come from East Lancashire.
You must have full registration with the GMC and be included in the Specialist Register for Rehabilitation or be within 6 months of obtaining CCT.
We welcome informal enquiries about this post, please contact :Dr Nicholas Roberts, Clinical Director for Older People, Consultant Physician and Geriatrician on 01254 732452, Nicholas.Roberts@elht.nhs.uk or Dr David Shakespeare, Consultant in Neurological Rehabilitation Medicine, Clinical Director for Rehabilitation, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals on 01772 524771, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Closing date: 31 March 2018.