Consultant Physician with an Interest in Respiratory Medicine

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

Consultant Physician with an Interest in Respiratory Medicine

10 PA's + additional PAs for on-call

We are delighted to be able to offer an opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to join our team in the position of Consultant Physician in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine at Southport and Ormskirk District General Hospital.

The Respiratory departments permanent staff consist of 3 consultants, 2 lung cancer nursesand 2Specialist Respiratory Nurses. We are supported by trainees from the Deanery and an excellent admin team comprising personal assistants & medical secretaries.


Main duties of the job


There is also a general medical on-call commitment with a 1 in 14 rota currently in place.

This post is subject to Enhanced DBS clearance with both children and adults barred lists.

For all posts applicants must have full GMC Registration and must be on the Specialist Register or be within six months of their CCT from the date of the interview.

About us

To support service needs, the post will work across two sites as we provide outpatient services at both Southport and Ormskirk, including General Medicine / Respiratory Clinics, Rapid Access Lung Outpatient Clinics, chronic disease management , admission avoidance for patients with COPD. The service provides facilities for bronchoscopy procedures including EBUS, plural procedures andfull lung function tests together with support to the delivery of the NIV service on the Respiratory ward. We have a weekly Lung Cancer MDT in place, with staff dialing in as necessary.

The respiratory wards are based at Southport District General Hospital and an expectation of this post is to carry out inpatient ward rounds and board rounds.

Advertising Date: 27th August 2020

Closing Date: 28th September 2020

Shortlisting Date: 1st October 2020

Interview: 19th November 2020

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