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Individual Placement Description
Placement Geriatric Medicine
Programme S11
Year F2
Region South-East
Hospital(s) Roodlands Hospital, Haddington
Main Duties of Placement

Assessing and planning the care of new admissions with senior advice if needed.

Day to day care of ward patients.

Day hospital assessment and treatment planning.

Correspondence and discharge summaries.

Typical Work Pattern

Full shift.

Learning Opportunities

Teaching programme.

Case presentation meetings.

X-ray meeting.

mini-Cex/CbD/DOPs etc.


As above.

Unique Selling Points

Small, friendly, community hospital with good senior support, and plenty of opportunities for learning.

Employer Information
It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.

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