Consultant in Acute Medicine
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
An exciting opportunity has arisen for the post of Medical Consultant within an expanded assessment area medical team. This new model will involve working across existing assessment areas, including support of same day emergency care which has been facilitated with a brand new £2.4 million unit. This opportunity will involve working as part of a team responsible for assessing patients in an urgent care setting and providing support with senior decision making early in the patient journey.
This new model has been facilitated by a further £2.6 million investment to support workforce across assessment care which now includes same day emergency care, two assessment wards, clinical decisions unit, ambulatory care and the surgical assessment unit.
The Acute Medical / Surgical teams have developed robust clinical pathways which will underpin patient assessment and Same Day Emergency Care at Bolton. All patients attending the Emergency Department will be assessed utilising the pathways and exclusion criteria to ensure patients are managed effectively and efficiently.
This is an exciting new venture for Bolton NHS Foundation Trust and we are now looking to build a substantial team that share our vision and drive the service forward. You will work alongside a friendly, supportive, and professional integrated team comprising of Consultants, Nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapist, coordinators, advanced clinical practitioners, pharmacists, social services and community services to provide a safe, effective and efficient care environment for patients, relatives and carers.
So if you are a Medical Consultant with experience or an interest in acute or emergency medicine, who is proactive, has acute skills and able to work under pressure in a fast paced environment we would love to hear from you.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Rauf Munshi
- Job title
- Deputy Head of Division Acute Adult Care Division
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01204 390390 ext 5456
- Additional information
Dr Rauf Munshi (Clinical Lead)