Consultant in Geriatric Medicine

Recruiter
NHS Highland
Location
Highland
Salary
78,304 - 105,570
Posted
23 Mar 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Ref
MS15.18.04
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Geriatric medicine
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Raigmore Hospital, Inverness

Applications are welcome for the above full time (10 PAs) permanent post based at the Raigmore Hospital.

This post is being created to lead the development of a new post acute ward. This 24 bedded ward will have a strong focus on rehabilitation of adults who are otherwise medically stable. This ward will aim to maximise the function and minimise the length of stay of these adults. As an extension to this the post holder will also assist with front door frailty assessment and review of adults with longer predicted length of stay in Raigmore.

Applicants must be on the GMC specialist register in Geriatric Medicine or within 6 months of award of CCT by date of interview.

Interested applicants should contact Dr M Wilson Consultant Physician in Geriatric Medicine martinwilson2@nhs.net  01463 705751, Dr A Jamieson, Consultant Physician in Geriatric Medicine (01463 705751) andrew.jamieson3@nhs.net or Dr Kenneth McDonald, Associate Medical Director Raigmore Hospital, kenneth.mcdonald2@nhs.net. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact us in order to arrange an informal visit.

Job Packs are available electronically by visiting clicking the apply button or by e-mailing laura.rodgers@nhs.net quoting reference MS15.18.04. All completed applications must be returned to laura.rodgers@nhs.net.

Closing date for completed applications: 18th April 2018

Proposed interview date: 16th May 2018

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