|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Acute (Internal) Medicine/General (Internal) Medicine|
|Hospital(s)||Raigmore Hospital, Inverness|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Ward jobs (IDL's, prescribing, addressing acutely ill patients).
|Typical Work Pattern||
Acute Medicine: Shift work including out of hours
General Medicine specialty attachment: Day shifts and occasional evening cover.
Two months in acute medicine receiving and two months in a general medicine specialty.
Ward round based teaching, MDT meetings and opportunity to teach medical students.
One hour of FY1 mandatory teaching weekly.
|Unique Selling Points||
Your general medicine specialty attachment will be on one of the following wards:
• Stroke / Rehab Medicine
• General Medicine
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|