Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine

Location
Yeovil, Somerset
Salary
£79,860 - £107,668 per annum
Posted
11 Sep 2019
Closes
15 Oct 2019
Ref
386-CG1979839
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Thank you for your interest in the role of Consultant in Acute Medicine.

Our Emergency Admissions Unit is one of our newest wards; it has 30 beds and primarily cares for medical patients.

Our priority is to treat patients in the right place, utilising our newly launched Frailty Assessment Unit and our highly successful Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit, to ensure we keep our acute inpatient beds for those who need inpatient care.

The Acute Medical team comprises Consultants and Associate Specialists who work to deliver the Acute service, and support the teams in the Emergency Department, Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit and the Emergency Admissions Unit . 

The work of the team is integral to our successful achievement of the 4 hour ED wait performance which has been greater than 95% for the last two years.

We really value the impact that you as a Consultant will have on our patients and services; we therefore offer an enhanced benefits package (subject to criteria) which includes:

  • Welcome to Yeovil payment.
  • A generous relocation package, including Visa and travel costs.
  • 10 hours of paid time for professional development every week.
  • £700 personal budget for training and development every year.

For a no obligation chat, further information regarding the vacancy or to arrange a visit to the hospital please contact:

Dr Jon Tipping - Clinical Director on 01935 384784

Dr Tim Scull – Medical Director on 01935 384592.

For information regarding our enhanced Benefits Package please contact:

Carol Gill, Medical Recruitment Officer via email: carol.gill@ydh.nhs.uk

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