Consultants in Emergency Medicine and Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine
Come and join our super friendly, rapidly expanding Team at Oxford University Hospital Emergency Departments. An exciting opportunity for a Consultant in Emergency Medicine, with the option for formalised pre-hospital working, is now available. This post has substantive backing with continued investment into an expanding department delivering excellent care to the people of Oxfordshire.
We offer MTC/ Local ED working within a single Trust, have a number of
substantive Consultants with subspecialty expertise (ITU, Geratology, PEM and Prehospital Care) and have a close working relationship with a world-class University offering unparalleled research opportunities. We have a strong relationship with the Trust Board through a Directorate/ Divisional structure that supports Urgent Care.
We work an annualised rota offering greater working flexibility and offer a
competitive DCC/SPA split. Enhanced compensation’ is also available for
unsocial working. On call commitments are currently 1:12 with a weekend
frequency of approximately 1:5. We have both city and countryside within a mile of the hospital with easy access to London, Cotswolds and Midlands and beyond.
The service provision is split between two sites. The John Radcliffe Hospital is a designated ‘Major Trauma Centre’ with the full range of secondary and tertiary specialties and annual ED attendances of over 90,000, serving a secondary care population of around 400,000. Overnight Trauma cover is delivered by ED/Trauma ST4 and above, with Consultant on-call cover.
There is a resident Stroke thrombolysis team with access to a full range of tertiary specialists.
The Horton Hospital is a designated ‘Local ED’, open 24-7, with annual
attendances of almost 40,000, serving a population of around 200,000.
There is close functional integration with the JRH, and very close working relationships with the range of downstream acute specialties on site including Acute Medicine, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics and Gynaecology.
The department prides itself on being a close knit, friendly and progressive department, which is well resourced offering a high level of training to junior staff.
OUH works closely with Thames Valley Air Ambulance to provide high quality
pre-hospital emergency medicine to patients within the region. TVAA is looking to
recruit outstanding consultants with appropriate PHEM qualifications to work with
them to deliver world-class pre-hospital emergency medicine through Clinical
Governance, research and audit.
Appointments may be whole or part-time or job share. Applicants with subspecialty expertise (e.g. Paediatric Emergency Medicine, Geriatric
Emergency Medicine, Toxicology, Medicine and Research) are encouraged.
Informal enquiries and visits are encouraged. Contact Larry Fitton Clinical Lead in EM or James Ray, Deputy Clinical Lead in EM/Horton Clinical Lead tel. 01865 221173.
For enquiries reference the PHEM component please contact Dr Syed
Masud consultant in PHEM tel. 01494 410337.
To apply and gain further details of the post, please click the apply button.
Closing Date: 23 September 2018. Interview date: 29 October 2018.