Triple West Medical is currently recruiting for a Consultant Physician with an interest in Stroke Services to work in a hospital based in the South West of England.
• Consultant Physician with an interest in Stroke Services
• Permanent position
• Full time
• 11 PAs per week
• Based in the UK
• Full GMC specialist registration required
The successful candidate will join the Trust's Stroke team of two Stroke Physicians, three Stroke Nurse Specialists and a Stroke Rehabilitation Team to provide a comprehensive Stroke Service.
The post holder will contribute to continued service and team developments. The Stroke thrombolysis service is well established and current thrombolysis rate is over 20%. The Trust have have established protocols for immediate imaging, including CT angio and an agreed thrombectomy referral pathway.
There is an excellent liaison service with cardiology, including access to loop recorders, bubble ECHO and TOE services.
There are teaching opportunities for Undergraduate, Postgraduate medical staff and other professional groups, and for personal development with involvement in research and medical education. The Stroke Service has an excellent record in recruitment to Stroke trials and research within Stroke Medicine and other research areas will be actively encouraged. Extra sessional funding is available to support extra research activities.
The successful candidate will take part in the Consultant on call commitment of 1 in 16 over the weekend and 1 in 13 for weekdays.
Applicants must have full specialist registration with the GMC.
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