GP/Specialty Doctor Colorectal Surgery

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NHS Lothian is responsible for meeting the health needs of approximately 784,000 people living in and around Edinburgh. We employ approximately 27,000 staff and provide a comprehensive range of primary, community and acute care services for the populations of Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian.

Across all areas of care, we seek to provide specialist and general services fairly and efficiently and to the highest standards. State-of-the-art buildings and our forward-looking and innovative approach have earned our hospitals recognition as centres of excellence.

Our clinical care, teaching and research have a national and growing international reputation. NHS Lothian provides an extensive range of primary care services, including mental health, GP and other community-based services. Primary care services are also provided at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, the Eastern General, Liberton and the Royal Victoria Hospital.

We also provide a comprehensive range of acute adult, paediatric and maternity services. Acute care is provided from the following sites: the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France; the Western General Hospital; St John's Hospital at Howden, Livingston; the Royal Hospital for Sick Children; the Royal Victoria Hospital; Liberton Hospital; the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, and the Lauriston Building.

Working in NHS Lothian

A move to NHS Lothian will give you the chance to develop your NHS career and enhance your lifestyle. There is much to admire and enjoy in the Lothian region, from the splendour of Edinburgh, Scotland's historic capital city, to the beauty and variety of the countryside and coastline.

We have the following opportunity available. Choosing Apply will redirect you to the NHS Scotland Recruitment Application page.

Salaried GP or Specialty Doctor (2 posts) Colorectal Surgery Applications are welcome for the above two permanent part time (2.5 PA) posts based at the Western General Hospital Edinburgh. The post will involve supporting the colorectal service in outpatients. The post will involve supporting Colorectal outpatients with phone and face-to-face consultations plus trak based checking of notes for triaging to test. At present while there is a direct -to-test facility many patients are brought up to clinic in order for fitness to be assessed and colorectal investigation instigated. This means that the consultant surgeons see many patients who have no surgical diagnosis whatever. This GP/ specialty doctor role is designed to enable more efficient usage of outpatient slots with faster processing to relevant investigation for many patients. More detailed departmental and specialty information can be found in the job description available via email address / link below. The grade appointed to will depend upon the successful candidates' previous training and experience. For an informal discussion please contact: Ms Mhairi Collie Clinical Director Colorectal 07748930196. Secretary Lynda Imery: 0131 537 3622 For a job pack detailing the minimum requirements for this post please click on the link below or email Please quote reference CG1154. Please note that details of all current medical vacancies for NHS Lothian can be found at Closing Date: 12th January 2017 Interview Date: 27th January 2017

NHS Lothian

Edinburgh, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)131 536 9000

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12 January 2017
Location: United Kingdom Lothian WGH - General Surgical, Western General Hospital, EH4 2XU
Salary: £0.00 GBP per year
Work type:
Part time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
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