SPR Geriatric Medicine - Devon

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ID Medical
Reference
IDM290588
Sector
Health & Medicine
Salary
Negotiable
Location
Devon
Job Type
Freelance/Contract
Date Posted
31st August 2017

Job Description

As a senior level geriatrician in an NHS setting, you will be providing comprehensive medical care to older people who may have several medical conditions and are often taking multiple medications. Acute illness diagnosis and management, disability management and helping patients deal with general frailty will all form part of the job.

Successful applicants will be able to provide a holistic, compassionate, patient focussed approach while working closely with other doctors, GPs social workers and other carers.

Rehabilitation services following illness is a key aspect of the role, working with other team members to allow patients to work towards specific rehabilitation goals. A good knowledge of physical treatments, aids and adaptations is important.

Common treatment scenarios include bone fractures or other injuries following a fall, incontinence, delirium, frailty and dementia.



We are looking to fill roles in Devon ASAP.



All applicants must have experience working in UK hospitals and must be GMC registered.



The tangible benefits of working with ID Medical:

* ID Medical School with CPD - accredited education programmes for medical professionals
* Excellent salary packages available
* Free BLS & PLS course
* 24 hour support service
* Excellent relocation package available
* Discounted CPD accredited courses
* Dedicated, experienced, supportive and friendly consultants
* UK's leading Revalidation service for doctors, attested "Excellent" by NHS England

The ID Medical Refer & Earn scheme also allows you to earn extra money by referring friends, colleagues or family to us for a suitable medical solution.



About ID Medical

From its headquarters in Milton Keynes as well as its Central London office, award-winning ID Medical is the leading independent supplier of superior quality locum doctors, nurses, allied health professionals and primary care staff, supplying over 5 million hours to the NHS per annum. ID Medical was formed in 2002, holding preferred supplier contracts with more than 90% of NHS hospitals and private medical sector organisations. If you are looking for a rewarding career, join us at ID Medical and help us transform the lives of the people who use our service for the better.

The ID Medical Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.



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