Consultant in Elderly Care Medicine

Location
Swansea, South Wales
Salary
£75,881 - £98,515 per annum
Posted
07 Jan 2019
Closes
27 Jan 2019
Ref
130-MDU9519S-A
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Geriatric medicine
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and dynamic Physician with a commitment to service innovation, development and improvement.

You will contribute to the operation of the acute Older Peoples Assessment Service which has been successful in improving the care delivered to frail elderly patients admitted to hospital.

This service provides early comprehensive geriatric assessment at the front door in close collaboration with members of the multidisciplinary team. You will have responsibility for acute inpatients and will deliver a combination of daily ward and board rounds in an elderly medicine ward.

ABMU Health Board is one of the largest health providers in the UK, advancing clinical excellence and driving forward clinical research.

The Health Board is responsible for the health of over 500,000 people. We have a budget of over £1 billion, and employ 16,000 staff. As a Health Board in Wales, we provide integrated care for our patients. We deliver tertiary, acute, intermediate, mental health, community and primary care services to people in Swansea, Bridgend, Neath Port Talbot and beyond.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr David Price
Consultant Endocrinologist
Associate Unit Medical Director for Medicine 
Tel. 01792 702222 ext 33182

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Closing date: 27th January 2019.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.