|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Borders General Hospital, Melrose|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Occasional outpatient clinics.
Hospital at night.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Mixture of 9am-5pm shifts on wards, 9am-9.30pm on calls, MAU shifts (also 9-5 or 9-9.30), HAN (9pm-9.30 am) and weekend cover.
Impromptu teaching on ward rounds.
Grand rounds weekly and CME every second month.
Weekly journal club.
FY2 teaching once a week.
DME teaching once a week (and running teaching sessions at this).
|Unique Selling Points||
Consultant advice readily available.
Broad speciality exposure.
Friendly 'Borders' working atmosphere.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|