Are you a Doctor in Emergency Medicine looking for an exciting challenge this year?
We are recruiting Specialist Grade doctors looking to join our team to help redefine the delivery of Emergency Medicine within Shropshire at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and the Princess Royal Hospital, Telford.
You will work within our Emergency Departments, one of which, has a Trauma Unit Status, alongside our motivated and committed teams, contributing to the growth and development of the workforce and services, in creating and delivering the future vision.
Main duties of the job
To provide emergency services to patients attending the Emergency Medicine Department. This service includes the reception, resuscitation and initial diagnosis of patients, together with the provision of treatment, appropriate referral and disposal of the patient - either back to the community, General Practitioner, Out-Patients, or admission to this or to another hospital as indicated by the patient’s condition.
Working for our organisation
Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust is the main provider of Acute Hospital services for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin and Mid Wales.
We are committed to providing the best possible diagnostic facilities and high quality clinical care in a clean, supportive environment where patients are treated effectively with respect and dignity.
Shrewsbury and Telford hospital is a teaching hospital (KEELE University) with medical students placed in ED. ALS& EPLS courses are run locally.
The trust has acquired funds for re configuration of services and it is an exciting time to join the Trust to get involved in developing new ED department and allied services.
The West Midlands Trauma Network
The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital is a Trauma Unit in the West Midlands Trauma Network. We have close links to the regional Major Trauma Centre (Trauma Network) which includes the Birmingham Children's Hospital and the Royal Stoke University Hospital