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Trust Registrar in Elderly Medicine

Employer
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Winchester
Salary
£55,329 Per Annum
Closing date
9 Mar 2024

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Job Details

The post offers experience in management of acutely unwell patients, frailty, dementia, delirium, as well as long term conditions. There will also be opportunities to lead Multi-Disciplinary Team meetings and to be involved in teaching, management, and governance.

Main duties of the job

  • Leading the ward-based junior medical team under supervision of the Consultant.
  • Review and presentation of new admissions/transfers to the
  • Initial management of new admissions until Consultant review, and referral to other specialties as clinically indicated.
  • Contributing to ward MDT meetings to aid discharge
  • Liaising with family members, undertaking discussions about end-of-life care where necessary, and engaging with the palliative care team
  • Assessment of new patients in frailty same day emergency care under the supervision of consultants
  • Out-patient clinics
  • Maintenance of CPD, and the teaching and training of
  • Attendance and contribution to departmental teaching
  • Demonstration of the necessary communication skills required to support the above responsibilities, in line with GMC
  • Understanding of the Mental health Act as it relates to capacity decisions etc (training will also be provided as part of the induction to the trust).

About us

Our vision is to provide outstanding care for every patient. Patient care is at the heart of what we do at our three sites: Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital, Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester and Andover War Memorial Hospital. Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides medical and surgical services to a population of approximately 600,000 people across Hampshire and parts of West Berkshire.

Our cultural ambition is to have a culture that places people at the heart of all we do, where we all belong, and where learning, improvement and excellence thrive.

We provide specialist services to people across the UK and internationally. We are one of only two centres in the UK treating pseudomyxoma peritonei (a rare form of abdominal cancer) and we are leaders in the field of tertiary liver cancer and colorectal cancer.

The trust employs more than 9,000 staff and has a turnover of over £500 million a year. As a Foundation Trust, we are directly accountable to our members through the governors. The Council of Governors represent the interests of their constituencies and influence the future plans of the Foundation Trust.

Job description
Job responsibilities

For further information, please refer to the attached job description and person specification.

If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Person Specification
Qualification
Essential

  • MRCP
  • ALS

Experience
Essential

  • Foundation level training or Equivalent

Skills
Essential

  • Familiarity with palliative and end of life care

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Company

About Us

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT) is an NHS provider providing wide acute health services for a population of over 600,000 across Hampshire and parts of Berkshire.

Hampshire Hospitals, which came into being in January 2012 as a result of the integration of Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust – which achieved Foundation Trust status in 2006 – and Winchester and Eastleigh Healthcare Trust.

The trust’s vision is to provide outstanding care for each and every patient, ensuring our patients are well-cared for across the boundaries between our organisation and other providers. In order to provide this, it’s vital that we focus on the care that we provide to the staff who care for our patients, and we need to do all this within our inclusive CARE values, treating patients, colleagues and partners with compassion and respect.

Working for HHFT offers a rewarding career, nationally agreed employment terms and conditions and a range of additional benefits as part of our extensive reward package.

We aim to ensure staff have training and development opportunities to enable them to provide safe, effective, high quality care to our patients, whilst also creating an environment of health and wellbeing. In addition to this, all staff members are able to access a range of benefits and discount services.

Being a part of the Hampshire Hospitals family is also an opportunity to experience what Hampshire has to offer. Hampshire lies between England’s south-central coastline and the North Wessex Downs and is well-equipped and well-connected to meet the needs of everyone. You will also be spoilt for choice by the wealth of parks and woods, historical attractions, cultural landmarks, modern shopping centres, cosmopolitan restaurants and sports facilities, all in easy reach.

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