|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||General Adult Psychiatry|
|Hospital(s)||Herdmanflatt Hospital, Haddington|
|Main Duties of Placement||
This post includes direct care of inpatients in a busy admission ward and community care of patients with IHTT and CMHT.
|Typical Work Pattern||
The daytime duties are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. There is a 1 in 8 on-call rota covering East Lothian and Midlothian.
There are considerable opportunities for learning, including weekly inpatient ward rounds, weekly CMHT meetings, and direct 1:1 supervision with the Consultant.
Mandatory teaching takes place each Monday at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital.
|Unique Selling Points||
It is a very popular attachment because of the wide variety of clinical settings, from acute inpatient to GP surgery.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|