Consultant Acute Physician

Manchester, Royaume-Uni

£ 75,249 – £ 101,451 per annum

Duties and Responsibilities:
Work with colleagues to provide a Consultant-led service with the highest standard of care
Work with the multi-professional team to develop care pathways and clinical guidelines
Develop and maintain good working practices with wards, out-patients and the ED
Collaborate and promote close working links with colleagues, other departments and primary care
Offer educational, clinical support and leadership to junior medical colleagues, nursing colleagues and other members of the multi-disciplinary team
Ensure appropriate information is made available to staff to measure clinical performance
Ensure there is a robust process for reviewing the quality of services provided
Ensure that junior doctors training confirms to requirements
Participate in the appraisal of medical staff within the department

The key duties and responsibilities of the posts will be:
Clinical and administrative responsibility for the proper functioning of the Emergency Assessment Unit
Organising medical admissions through the Emergency Assessment Unit
Develop joint protocols for the management of emergency medical admissions with the nursing team and clinical colleagues
Develop standards, procedures and robust systems on EAU to ensure safe, high quality and efficient patient care from the point of entry onto EAU to admission or discharge from EAU
Agree and ensure clear processes for handover and specialty triage from EAU
Supervision of the junior medical staff in the Unit who will have opportunity to learn on a one to one basis on both formal and informal ward rounds and also on ad hoc basis throughout the day
An active part in educational programmes for junior medical staff, including formal teaching sessions and clinical audits relevant to the needs of the Assessment Unit
To teach and train staff in other medical disciplines, nursing and support staff as appropriate
Issuing of advice to GPs on suitability of patients for admission to hospital

Person Specification:
MBChB or equivalent
MRCP or equivalent
Higher Qualification (PhD, MD)
Completion of basic training in Medicine
Full registration with the GMC
Registered on the GMC Specialist Register or be eligible for relevant CCT or equivalent within 6 months of interview.
Experience of Imaging in ACHD
Teaching medical students
Experience of Clinical Audit
An interest stroke medicine
Communication skills
Organisational skills

To Apply:
Please send your CV mentioning reference UK-45 at
Tel.: +44 20 8144 2822
Contact person: Vitaly Pryadka