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Resident Doctor - Critical Care

Employer
HCA Healthcare UK
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive (dependent on skillset & years of experience) + Benefits
Closing date
22 Jul 2022
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Job Details

This is your opportunity to become a vital part of the UK’s largest private healthcare provider, specialists in complex care HCA Healthcare, based onsite at our CQC rated “Outstanding “ private hospitals across London.

  • Job - Resident Doctor (RD) – Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
  • Location – London
  • Contract Type - Full time (FTE) or less than full time (LTFT) with a range of flexible shifts. Option to join our staff bank for extra shifts. Rotas allow for adaptable part-time contractual commitments. Shifts are 12 or 24-hour and can be arranged to be block booked if required to fit around outside commitments.
  • Salary – Competitive (dependent on skillset & years of experience)
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Benefits package:

By caring for our employees, we empower them to provide exceptional care for our patients. That’s why we offer a host of benefits that reflect the invaluable contribution they make every day.

  • 25 days holiday each year (excluding bank holidays)
  • Health Benefits; Private healthcare, private GP and dental insurance for you and your family
  • Protection: Critical illness cover and Life assurance for you and your spouse, personal accident insurance, travel insurance and will writing
  • Private pension contribution and free pension advice
  • Lifestyle: Cycle to work scheme, gymflex plus other discounts
  • Annual pay review

At HCA we are open to international candidates, with GMC registration and licence to practise in the UK.

HCA can support with immigration, Certificates of sponsorship, Tier 2 Visa’s processed through our immigration’s specialists and temporary accommodation support for your arrival.

 

Summary of position

We hiring for Resident doctors in Critical Care. This is an exceptional Resident Doctor role that allows you to champion better work environments and patient care. You will have support for development and opportunities to grow.

In this role you will play an integral part and to work collaboratively with specialist consultants, nursing professionals and members of the multidisciplinary team to provide 24-7 excellent patient care, maintain a high standard of work and uphold the professional image of HCA Healthcare UK.You will carry out a comprehensive handover from outgoing Resident doctor to incoming Resident doctor at each shift change and to maintain a high standard of accurate documentation on electronic patient records and any paper notes.

Your role as a Resident doctor is vital to the amazing work achieved by our colleagues, you will; attend to the day to day medical care of inpatients- admissions and discharges and assessing referrals from ward Resident doctors. As Resident doctor, you are expected to undertake medical procedures as required including vascular access (e.g., insertion of central venous catheter/vascaths, insertion of arterial lines) airway management (e.g., intubation, management of tracheostomies) Other procedures (e.g., Chest/abdominal drain insertion, lumbar puncture, management of acute pain/epidural catheters, use of ultrasound, ventilation management). 

Other responsibilties may include, providing escort for transfer of ventilated patients in the hospital (e.g., to CT or MRI scanner) and occasionally inter-hospital/external transfers. To carry a bleep/ DECT phone which is part of the cardiac arrest team and always be available to provide airway management and team leadership as part of the hospital emergency response team. To provide any urgent medical attention to staff and visitors until the person is admitted under a consultant or transferred to an NHS facility.

Ideally we are looking for someone who has;

  • GMC registration and be in good upstanding with GMC
  • Completion of Foundation training and at least 2 further years of core anaesthetics/ stage 1 ICM or ACCS.
  • At least 6 months experience of anaesthesia and ICU
  • ALS

 

Career Progression and Opportunities for development

  • Core staff have an allocated £1000 study budget, for courses relevant to speciality.
  • HCA has a comprehensive Learning Academy where you can enrol on courses.
  • HCA offer grants and sponsorship for research and opportunities to develop leadership skills with the ‘Executive Master’s in Medical Leadership’ with Bayes Business school
  • The opportunity to work closely with ICU consultants to produce papers or research
  • Personal development

We are recruiting for Critical Care/ICU/ITU Resident Doctors across our London sites.

  • The Princess Grace Hopsital
  • The Harley Street Clinic
  • London Bridge Hospital
  • The Wellington Hospital
  • The Lister Hospital

More information about HCA ICU

https://www.hcahealthcare.co.uk/our-services/specialties/intensive-care-medicine

Company

HCA Healthcare Over 50 years of creating a healthier tomorrow.   
 
Today HCA is the largest private healthcare provider in the world, and the largest provider of privately funded healthcare in the U.K. A world-class network of over 30 facilities in London, Manchester, Wilmslow, Glasgow and Prestatyn, with its latest venture opening in Birmingham in 2022.  Uniquely we also partner with the NHS to provide care within large NHS teaching hospitals. No other U.K. provider can match our global scale, breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise. We treat 27 million people each year across our global network, and many of our hospitals are rated ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC. Covering virtually all aspects of medicine from prevention and diagnosis through to treatment and aftercare in both our Primary and Secondary Care Divisions. Cardiac and Cancer Care, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Urgent Care, GP and Health screening to Obstetrics, IVF and Maternity care, to name a few.   
  
We can promise by joining the HCA family, you will learn from experts in every department, and your opportunities will be endless. You will be empowered to achieve more in your career and will be provided with outstanding rewards and development support to match the level of care we are famed for.  
  
Telephone Number; 0207 759 3945 
Email: careers@hcahealthcare.co.uk 

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