Opportunity has come in for a Locum Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine to join this multi-award winning team in South West England
This is a full-time locum consultant post to join an existing consultant team of 20 enthusiastic, committed and motivated intensivists in a CQC-rated Outstanding Trust. The unit has recently expanded and now compromises 35 beds, admitting nearly 3000 patients a year
The Weston site consists of a five-bedded ICU/HDU accepting both planned surgical cases and emergencies from the wards and the Emergency Department. This is staffed by a tier of locally employed fellows gaining experience in anaesthesia and ICM as well as an F2 doctor during office hours. Consultant cover is provided by a team consisting of both Weston-based and cross-site working consultants.
The successful candidate will undertake a weekly total of 8.5 direct clinical care PAs working across both sites (10 PA total job plan).
Although this is essentially a full time ICM post, there may be ability to accommodate other partner specialties with dual CCT, with discussion with CD.
MBBS/equivalent medical degree
Critical care/intensive care medicine experience
Ability to offer expert clinical opinion on a range of Intensive Care problems
Ability to take full and independent responsibility for the clinical care of patients
Full GMC Registration including CCT in Intensive Care Medicine
FFICM or equivalent
NHS experience is desirable
International candidates are welcome to apply