Consultant in Rheumatology

Location
Watford, Hertfordshire
Posted
11 Apr 2018
Closes
29 Apr 2018
Ref
360-A-900
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Rheumatology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Following the expansion of Rheumatology services, two new Consultant Rheumatologist posts have been created, offering an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and progressive Rheumatology unit in West Herts. One post will be for Rheumatology/GIM based at Watford General and Hemel Hempstead Hospital. The second will be for pure Rheumatology based at Hemel Hempstead/St Alban’s city Hospitals.

The successful candidate will join the current team of three consultants, two specialist registrars, three CMTs, two FY1 doctors, three nurse specialists, and two DXA nurses.

The department is responsible for providing Rheumatology services to across West Hertfordshire and due to rapidly expanding growth is expanding its portfolio and activities. The service already provides a broad range of Rheumatology services including Metabolic bone, DEXA scans, Autoimmune disease, Vasculitis, Inflammatory arthritis, musculoskeletal pain and inpatient Rheumatology/GIM.

The job plans for both posts are for a minimum of 10 programmed activities a week. 

Please apply online by clicking the apply button quoting ref no: 360-A-900

Closing Date: 29 April 2018
Interview date: 31 May 2018

Applicants are very welcome to visit the department. For an informal discussion, please contact Dr Sundeept Bhalara, Consultant Lead for Rheumatology on: 01923 217 520 email: sundeept.bhalara@whht.nhs.uk