|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Second on-call for General Surgery & Urology.
SHDU/Critical Care Responsibility & Training.
Elective Ward rounds.
Theatre and Endoscopy sessions as possible.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Full shift covering on-call surgery, Urology & Surgical HDU.
Ward- & HDU-based teaching.
Theatre and Endoscopy as appropriate.
Weekly Surgical Teaching Programme.
FY2 mandatory teaching.
General Surgery teaching programme with timetabled FY2 involvement.
Ward-based teaching in General Surgery by specialist trainees.
Weekly grand rounds for whole acute division.
|Unique Selling Points||
Current FY2s have found the Critical Care Training to be excellent and especially enjoy the variety of emergency work.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|