Consultant Physicians x2
Do you want to be part of the first NHS
Commissioned Lung Health/Lung Cancer Screening Programme?
Be part of our innovative and forward thinking team
We are recruiting for:
• 2 x Consultant Physicians in Respiratory Medicine and Thoracic Oncology
Following on from the success of the 2016 Lung Health Check Screening pilot led by Wythenshawe Hospital (previously known as University Hospital of South Manchester, UHSM) and with demonstrable key results in the early detection and treatment of lung cancers, a further phase of this work has been commissioned by Manchester Health and Care Commissioning (MHCC) to carry out the Lung Health Check for the deprived North Manchester population, with the anticipation to significantly improve health outcomes for smokers and ex-smokers between the ages of 55-80.
The Regional Thoracic Centre at Wythenshawe Hospital is leading this new Programme.
The new Programme is led by Dr Richard Booton (Programme Director), Mrs Ailsa Rowlands,(Programme Manager) and is supported by Radiology (Dr Anna Sharman, Lead Radiologist), Specialist Nurses (Ms Kath Hewitt, Lead Thoracic Nurse) and Administrators.
This programme will be the first NHS Commissioned
Lung Health Check/Lung Cancer Screening Programme in the UK .
Find out more:
For job descriptions and further details on the Programme please contact: Ailsa Rowlands, Lung Health Check/Lung Cancer Screening Programme Manager on 0161 291 5943 or Ailsa.Rowlands@mft.nhs.uk in the first instance.