Medical Assessment Doctor

  • Job Reference: 00004041-1
  • Date Posted: 20 April 2022
  • Recruiter: A&E Agency
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary: £70,000 to £72,500
  • Sector: General
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Arinder Cheema
  • Email: arinder.cheema@accident-emergency.co.uk

Job Description

Medical Assessment Roles available nationwide

Are you looking for a change?

If so, we have the perfect opportunity for a doctor to work in Southampton and other locations across the UK assessing patients.

This is a full-time long-term placement with extension available if desired. The shifts are Monday-Friday 9-5 with bank holidays off.

The role itself would involve carrying out face-to-face interviews with benefit claimants and preparing clinical assessments. The role could be compared to a clinical assessor’s role however this is a good opportunity as the range of benefit claims involved are quite different which gives you a broader experience.

The assessments would focus on how a disability affects day to day life in performing work related activities.

Using  IT software programmes to support clinical decision making when undertaking file-work an examinations.

Providing comprehensive reports to enable decision makers to make informed decisions regarding benefit claims

Undertake recorded assessments where required.
Work unsupervised and use own initiative; understanding own limitations and requesting support when necessary or required.

 Successful applicants will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Valid GMC registration
  • Relevant NHS Experience
  • Right to Work/ Relevant Work Permit
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience FY2 or above.
  • Broad clinical experience in a discipline that requires history taking, examination and evaluation of clinical presentations (ideally GP / Accident and Emergency /Hospitals background)

If you are interested then please apply and send through your CV