Overview

Do you have interest in General and Elderly Medicine? Do you want to support junior doctors in their training? Can you start on 3rd March 2021?

The Elderly Medicine department has three core wards situated on F-floor at Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital. These wards will have a mixture of both frail older patients and somewhat younger general medical patients.

The post also offers experience in management of long term conditions, frailty, dementia/delirium, as well as general medical conditions. There will also be opportunity to lead Multi-Disciplinary Team meetings and to be involved in management and governance. The department has various out-patient clinic which provide learning and experience such as the falls clinic, the movement disorder clinic, the general geriatric clinic and the TIA clinic.

There are weekly teaching sessions as part of the shared ‘Grand Round’ rota for medicine, and plenty of opportunities for ad-hoc teaching at departmental educational meetings, as well as contribution to teaching sessions in AAU and the Core Training for FY1/2 doctors.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Dr Catherine Terry Job Title: ConsultantEmail [email protected] Telephone Number: 01962 863535