Consultant Psychiatrist - Perinatal Team - Lewisham - 10PAs - Fixed Term/6 Months
The Perinatal Outpatient & Community Mental Health Service accepts referrals from Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark Boroughs, as well as accepting referrals from other Trusts nationally.
There are several outpatient clinics each week, and an outreach service from Community Perinatal Specialist Clinicians. It is a cost per case and block contract service and receives approximately 600 referrals per year.
This is a fixed term post to cover the 6 months secondment of the substantive Consultant Psychiatrist for the Lewisham Perinatal Service. The post was originally created as part of the Perinatal Long Term Plan expansion.
The post holder will be involved in triage and screening as well as assessment and follow up. The Perinatal teams work closely with other adult teams as well as the South London & Maudsley Mother and Baby unit (MBU) at the Bethlem Hospital.
We are committed to provide a high quality and specialist care to our services users and we are recognised for the care and treatment we provide.
For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Livia Martucci - Consultant in Perinatal Psychiatry / Clinical Lead, SLaM Community Perinatal Services - Email address: Livia.Martucci@slam.nhs.uk - Telephone number: 07525 237 313