Specialty Doctor - Geriatric Medicine
through PhD-Jobs.NET in
Ireland - Belfast
Specialty Doctor - Geriatric Medicine at PhD-Jobs.NET in Belfast
Job highlightsPosted on November 15, 2017
£ 40,000 - £ 70,000 per annum
Stunning location, scenery and great lifestyle!
Superb working conditions
Excellent career development
To provide unscheduled care services for patients presenting to the Elderly Care clinics.
To liaise closely with all services regarding the care of frail, older patients with on-going care as appropriate and continuity of medical guidance and support to multi-disciplinary community services.
To liaise with GPs when appropriate as part of the assessment and discharge processes in relation to individual patient care.
To ensure the requirement of follow up investigations is communicated to the patient's GP and local support teams.
To take appropriate action based on the results of investigations.
Develop with the patient a care plan for health to establish treatment regimes.
With other medical and nursing staff to monitor clinical progress of patients.
Teaching and supervision of Junior staff where needed
MBBS or equivalent
MD / DNB in Internal medicine / Geriatrics
MRCP / Part MRCP or PLAB 1&2
Minimum 3 years full time post graduate experience
Minimum of 18 months of continuous Geriatrics medicine experience
GMC registration (or eligible to secure GMC registration)
Efficiency in Teamwork and equally good communication skills