Consultant Respiratory Physician

Location
Gateshead
Posted
18 Nov 2020
Closes
02 Dec 2020
Ref
BMJ-20586/297-2021-2962
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Respiratory Service is looking for a full time Consultant Respiratory Physician to join their team at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead. The post holder will take a proportionate share in the care of respiratory in-patients and out-patients and would ideally take the lead on Fibrosis and chronic asthma patients. The service provides ward based NIV, supported by a 24 hour outreach team. The job plan will comprise of 10 programmed activities; 8.5 of direct clinical care with 1.5 programmed activity sessions available for supporting professional activities including service development, departmental meetings, audit, teaching of junior doctors and medical students, appraisal, professional development and clinical governance. The post holder will be expected to provide cover to the on-call rota for general medicine at the hospital.

For more information please contact Dr Jeremy Killen, Consultant Respiratory Physician and Clinical Lead Tel: 0191 4456030 Email: jeremy.killen@nhs.net