Locum Geriatric Medicine Consultant, Central Scotland
Client Name: NHS Ayrshire & ArranRole: Locum Geriatric Medicine ConsultantRates: £100 to £120Shifts: 3 to 6 month contract, Flexible on start date covering 40 hours...
|Location||Glasgow Royal Infirmary/NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde|
|Job plan/Rota||FT as per rota/job plan available on request|
|Job Length||May for 3 months +|
|Rates||£90 to £120 PAYE|
Glasgow Royal Infirmary/NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde is recruiting for a skilled and experienced Geriatric Doctor dedicated to promoting better health in old age and ensuring the highest standards of care.
Working flexible shifts at Glasgow Royal Infirmary/NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, you will be working alongside a friendly, multidisciplinary team of dedicated health care professionals. You will be combining the use of some of the most advanced medical equipment in the country with a holistic approach to acute investigation and management together with subsequent rehabilitation and discharge planning.
Utilising your specialist knowledge and compassionate approach to care, you will provide comprehensive medical care to older people, who may have several medical conditions and are often taking multiple medications.
Your clinical knowledge and experience will help you support senior patients and patients who have multiple chronic conditions. Ageing presents unique physical, cognitive, emotional, and social challenges, so providing education about staying active, connected, and healthy is paramount. Your calm, reassuring nature and superior communication skills will help ensure patients feel safe in your hands as you work through their treatment options, discuss their fears, and answer their questions.
General key skills
In addition to your qualifications, as Geriatric Doctor, you will have:
As a Geriatric Doctor with Glasgow Royal Infirmary/NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde you will:
So, if you can combine empathy and understanding with specialised senior care, we want to hear from you. Apply today.