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Consultant Geriatrician with Specialist Interest in Intermediate Care NHS Jobs
Location: Chepstow Community Hospital, NP16 5YX
Permanent

Consultant Geriatrician with an interest in Intermediate Care/ Orthogeriatrics
Based – Chepstow Community Hospital
Full Time – 10 Sessions
Start Date: ASAP
Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 6th January 2021
This post comes during a period of Health Board-wide service reviews, including a comprehensive reconfiguration of services for the elderly in Gwent. The aim is to provide a spectrum of flexible and responsive services for the elderly, across the Health Board, encompassing:
Development of a comprehensive Care of the Elderly Service at Chepstow Community Hospital , Nevill Hall Hospital – Abergavenny & the Community of Monmouthshire
Development and delivery of a comprehensive 7-day INTERMEDIATE CARE, FRAILTY CARE & COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES
Acute inpatient and community based assessment and treatment
Community-based rehabilitation (in a day unit and at home)
General and Specialist DGH and Community-based outpatient clinics
Support and Training for Primary and Social Care Teams
To provide effective leadership to multidisciplinary staff members of the unit
To develop teaching and research within the organisation
The post has been established to support the implementation of GWENT FRAILTY PROGRAMME and “Care Closer to Home” Strategy, Aneurin Bevan Local Health Board’s key strategic plans, including the Health Social Care and Well-being Strategy, and the development of level 1 services in line with Clinical Future’s.
Although it is felt likely that the post holder will have had experience of, and be qualified in, general medicine/ geriatric medicine, alternative experiences such as those afforded by rehabilitation medicine and general practice will be considered in individual circumstances.
Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.
Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr Sharan Ramakrishna, Clinical Director,Intermediate Care , Tel 01443 802246 or Dr Gagan Belludi, Clinical Director, Intermeduate Care Tel 01633 238003
This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:
Enhanced check without barred list information – an adults barred list check
Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMCCandidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP)date within 6 months of interview.
Vacancy Ref: 040-CON379-B
Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 6th January 2021
Published on NHS Jobs and Trac: 1st December 2020
Published in BMJ: 5th December 2020
Interview Date: 4th February 2021
Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr Sharan Ramakrishna, Clinical Director,Intermediate Care , Tel 01443 802246 or Dr Gagan Belludi, Clinical Director, Intermeduate Care Tel 01633 238003


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