Consultant Rheumatologist

Northwick Park, London (Greater)
£77,913 to £105,042
16 May 2019
05 Jun 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 8,000 staff with a budget of more than £640 million a year. The Trust is the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of almost 1 million in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing.

Our services include four major acute hospitals comprising Northwick Park Hospital, Central Middlesex Hospital, Ealing Hospital, the internationally renowned St Marks’ Hospital in addition to community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing.

This post will be based at the Arthritis Centre on the Northwick Park Hospital site. This centre sees approximately 1000 patients per month. The majority of the attendances are for inflammatory arthritis and there are several sub-specialist clinics including a Spondyloarthritis clinic, Connective Tissue Disease clinic, Early Arthritis clinic, Biologics clinic and Metabolic Bone Disease clinic. There is a dedicated Rheumatology Daycare Unit on site that delivers a full range of parenteral treatments. The service is supported by specialist nurses in rheumatology, specialist physiotherapists, specialist pharmacist, hand therapy, occupational therapy and podiatry. The post-holder will be expected to contribute to the ongoing care of general medicine patients on a month on/month off basis. The post holder will also be expected to contribute to the on-call rota covering emergency admissions and involves post take ward rounds

For further details / informal visits contact:

Please direct enquiries to Dr Michael Naughton ( Clinical Lead for Rheumatology and Dr Henry Penn ( Consultant Rheumatologist and General Physician.

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