Locum Consultant in Respiratory and General Medicine

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Medical Division - Chest Unit [Raig] ,Raigmore Hospital

Raigmore Hospital, Inverness

Locum Consultant Physician in General Medicine

with an interest in Respiratory Medicine

Raigmore Hospital, Inverness

Locum Consultant Physician in General Medicine

with an interest in Respiratory Medicine

Fixed Term for 2 Months

Ref: MS15017570

An exciting opportunity for a Locum Consultant Physician has arisen within the General Medical and Respiratory team based at Raigmore Hospital, and are interested in further developing expertise in Respiratory Medicine.

The Respiratory Unit is a highly progressive department which has benefitted from relocation to carefully designed facilities on the top floor of the hospital. There is a team of medical staff, specialist nurses and AHPs who collectively deliver services covering sleep/NIV, cystic fibrosis, lung cancer, and a pleural procedure service.

This post includes a responsibility for a General Medicine, and provides the opportunity to gain additional experience in Respiratory Medicine with appropriate support from consultant colleagues, and offers the challenge of delivering high quality health care to patients living in remote locations, including performing peripheral clinics.

The Highlands offer a unique environment for a variety of leisure activities, and good schools and facilities for families.

This post is offered as 10 Programmed Activities per week, and includes on-call work, the details of which are indicated in the job description and job plan, however applications from individuals who wish to work flexibly are welcome.

Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register for General Medicine, with a Licence to Practise.

For useful information on the Highlands please go to www.enterprisinghighland.com

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr Stephen Thomas, Consultant Respiratory Physician 01463 706557 or Dr Ken McDonald Associate Medical Director 01463 706688.

Completed applications should be submitted via our website https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/

Closing date for applications is: Friday 28th February 2020


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21 February 2020
Location: United Kingdom Highlands and Islands Inverness
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner

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