17 May 2017

Permanent Consultant in Pain Medicine

UHMBT – Posted by University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation TrustAnywhere

Job Description

Applications are invited for a full time permanent Consultant Anaesthetist based at the University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust. You will join a department of 3 Consultants, 2 Chronic Pain nurses and an Acute Nurse Team. Your principle base will be Westmorland General Hospital but you will be required to work at Lancaster, Morecambe and Furness sites.

The Royal Lancaster Infirmary is a pleasant, friendly hospital in the ancient City of Lancaster. Westmorland General Hospital is located on the outskirts of the popular Lakeland town of Kendal. Furness General Hospital is located in the delightful Cumbrian town of Barrow-in-Furness.

All three hospitals are situated in areas of outstanding natural beauty, which offer superb outdoor and recreational activities close to the Lake District. There are good primary & secondary schools in and around Lancaster including Boys & Girl’s grammar schools. There are good access to the M6 motorway and a direct rail link to Manchester & Liverpool and its airports.

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust has a keen interest and extensive involvement in Medical and Dental Education at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. We work in partnership with Lancaster Medical School, North Western Deanery and Health Education North West to provide quality education and training which meets the requirements of these regulatory bodies as well as the Trust’s high standards of patient care. UHMBFT provides one of the main NHS settings for students from Lancaster Medical School as we co-ordinate, deliver and quality assure the clinical component of Lancaster Medical Schools MBChB degree programme.

You must hold full GMC with a licence to practice and be eligible for inclusion on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of obtaining your CCT at the time of interview

Interview expenses will be paid from point of entry to the UK.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr.Krishnaprasad Karnad, Clinical Lead for Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Management, may be contacted through the Department Secretary (telephone 01524 583517) or by email Karnad.krishnaprasad@mbht.nhs.uk

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Job Categories: NHS. Job Types: Permanent. Salary: Dependent on Experience. Job expires in 18 days.

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