Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Recruiter
NHS Tayside
Location
Tayside
Salary
£80,653 to £107,170
Posted
07 Jan 2019
Closes
16 Jan 2019
Ref
MSR.67.18
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Medicine Division
Unscheduled Care Clinical Care Group
Emergency Medicine
10 PAs (8.5:1.5)

Applications are invited to work within NHS Tayside’s Emergency Medicine service which sees 75,000 new patients per annum across Tayside and North East Fife.

NHS Tayside has developed an Unscheduled Care system that proactively manages unscheduled ED attendance thereby minimising surges in demand and maintaining good patient flow, enabling consistent achievement of the national 4 hour standard. This is supported by a system of direct admissions by GP referred patients to acute medical and surgical receiving areas therefore this group do not stop in the ED unless requiring resuscitation.

The consultant team play an active role in resuscitating, reviewing and appropriate redirection of patients. The department is known for its interest in pre-hospital primary retrieval work via the Tayside Trauma Team and Ninewells Hospital is the location of the East Region Major Trauma Centre of the four major trauma centre Scottish Trauma Network

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Application in the form of 1 current CV, including the names and email addresses of 3 referees, 1 being your most recent/current employer, should be submitted to medicalrecruitment.tayside@nhs.net  Please quote reference “MSR.67.18 Cons EM” in the subject box

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms 16 January 2019.