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Physician Associate - GP Practice

Employer
Southall Medical Centre
Location
Southall
Closing date
8 Dec 2023

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Profession
Physician associate
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Southall Medical Centre is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated physician associate to join our dynamic clinical team. The successful candidate will ideally have experience working as a Physician Associate in Primary Care.

The successful candidate will provide safe and effective health assessments, diagnose and treat patients at the practice and in the patient home. The role will involve responding to and treating patients with undifferentiated diagnosis. You will work as part of the multi-disciplinary team in providing quality evidence based health care to meet the needs of the patient.
Main duties of the job

As a Physician Associate, you will be acting within your professional boundaries, providing care for patients from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of their care under the supervision of a GP.

You will demonstrate safe, clinical decision-making and expert care for patients within the general practice multi-disciplinary team, in consultation with a GP.
About us

Southall Medical Centre is a friendly, welcoming GP practice with two surgeries in the heart of Southall caring for over 9,000 patients from the local area.

We always strive to do the best for our patients and all our staff share this vision.

You will be well-supported by our management and clinical team, however must be able to work independently and autonomously.

We are a dynamic, forward-thinking practice and always strive to achieve the best in policy and population health.

Job description
Job responsibilities

As a Physician Associate, you will be acting within your professional boundaries, providing care for patients from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of their care under the supervision of a GP.

You will demonstrate safe, clinical decision-making and expert care for patients within the general practice multi-disciplinary team, in consultation with a GP.

Practise in compliance with the respective code of professional conduct and within the scope of practice, being responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions and omissions at this level of practice.

Demonstrate a critical understanding of your broadened level of responsibility and autonomy and the limits of your own competence and professional scope of practice, including when working with complexity, risk, uncertainty and incomplete information

Act on professional judgement about when to seek help, demonstrating critical reflection on own practice, self-awareness, emotional intelligence, and openness to change.

Person Specification
Qualifications
Essential
  • Experience of working in a primary care environment
  • Experience of working as a Physician Associate
  • Experience in triage
  • Experience of dealing with a range of clinical conditions
Desirable
  • Experience with SystmOne clinical system


Employer details
Employer name

Southall Medical Centre
Address

223 Lady Margaret Road

Southall

Middlesex

UB1 2PT

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