|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Haematology and Oncology|
|Hospital(s)||Borders General Hospital, Melrose|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Palliative care ward round and jobs. Haematology ward round and jobs. Day oncology patient medical reviews. Team meetings.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Full shift. Day commences with palliative care followed by haematology ward rounds. Afternoon spent performing various jobs based on two wards.
As per teaching below. Opportunities to witness and perform procedures e.g. bone marrow aspiration.
Weekly teaching, journal club, XR meeting and teaching on ward rounds.
|Unique Selling Points||
Good mixture of clinical roles. Close long-term interaction with small number of patients. Working closely with specialist consultants. Interesting specialist fields. Quite high degree of
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|