|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||General Adult Psychiatry|
|Hospital(s)||Stracathro Hospital, Angus|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Ward rounds and associated ward jobs. Elective and emergency admissions. Expected to attend some outpatient clinics.
|Typical Work Pattern||
9-5 working day with on-call from 5pm to 9am in addition (working the next day as usual shift) with weekend cover (1 in 6 on-call rota). Cover for Prosen Ward in Whitehills Hospital too.
Learning through seeing patients on-call and subsequent feedback at supervision, opportunistic teaching at ward rounds and postgraduate meetings on Fridays.
|Unique Selling Points||
Friendly atmosphere to learn psychiatry, very well supported for inpatient work, slower pace so time for learning and audit etc.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|