Consultant in Neonatal Medicine
The Leeds Teaching Hospitals - The Leeds Way
Leeds Children’s Hospital, Leeds General Infirmary
Required to fill this full-time replacement post, this is an exciting opportunity to work with a progressive team in one of the busiest neonatal services in the UK. The regional Neonatal Service at Leeds Teaching Hospital’s NHS Trust is one of the largest in the UK and has a combined capacity of 74 cots (30 intensive care/high dependency). The service is currently provided across two sites, Leeds General Infirmary and St James's University Hospital.
There are 1700 admissions per annum to the Neonatal Service which accepts both in-utero and post-natal transfers for specialist services and ongoing care. The service is one of only two in the UK with all tertiary paediatric specialties including cardiology, neurology and neurosurgery, hepatology, nephrology and paediatric surgery.
All of the tertiary paediatric services are located in the Leeds Children’s Hospital, within Leeds General Infirmary situated in Leeds city centre. There are currently plans to centralise all of maternity and neonatal services in a state of the art new build on the LGI site, alongside a new Leeds Children’s Hospital.
For further details of this position and to apply on-line please click the apply button. If you have any queries, please contact Lynn Lindley on (0113) 2064895 or email LynnLindley@nhs.net
Closing date: 25 April 2019