SPR Geriatric Medicine Locum Doctor in Devon

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ID Medical
Health & Medicine
Job Type
Date Posted
9th January 2018

Job Description

As an SPR doctor in geriatric medicine, 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-focused approach while working closely with other doctors, GPs social workers and other carers in an NHS setting.

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 locum roles in Devon ASAP.

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

When working with ID Medical, you will benefit from:

* Excellent salary packages available
* Huge range of temporary and permanent vacancies to choose from
* Manage your career online through our industry-leading website
* Free BLS & PLS course
* 24-hour support service
* Dedicated, experienced, supportive and friendly consultants
* UK's leading Revalidation service for doctors, rated "Excellent" by NHS England

* ID Medical School with CPD - accredited education programmes for medical professionals

The ID Medical Refer & Earn scheme also allows you to earn extra money by referring relevant qualified friends, colleagues or family to us for a suitable medical position. If you know someone suitable for this, or any of our roles, send them our way and be rewarded!

About ID Medical

ID Medical is the UK's leading recruitment agency, supplying locum doctors, nurses, allied health professionals and primary care staff, to the NHS and private medical providers - supplying over 5 million hours per annum. Award-winning 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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