Consultant Geriatrician with a special interest in Emergency Laparotomy

Cardiff, Wales
£75,881 to £98,515 pa
23 Sep 2019
20 Oct 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

University Health Board

Applications are invited for an Elderly Care Physician to work within the Surgical Clinical Board which covers Upper GI, Colorectal, HPB, Thyroid and Endocrine, Vascular and General Surgery within the Cardiff and Vale UHB.

The appointee will have had experience of orthogeriatrics and/or peri-operative medicine as part of their training. They will take the lead in supporting the initial assessment and optimisation of frail and older people presenting with abdominal problems that might necessitate emergency laparotomy in supporting them in the peri-operative period and in co-ordinating their 
multidisciplinary care during rehabilitation and discharge planning. There is a commitment to the acute medical intake rota at University Hospital of Wales.

Applicants should either be on the Specialist Register or be a Specialist Registrar within six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT / CESR(CP) at the time of interview.

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Closing date: Sunday, 20th October 2019

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