|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh|
|Main Duties of Placement||
MOE assessment of new patients e.g. falls/cognition/continence.
Participate in consultant-led ward rounds and lead own ward rounds.
Participate in MDTs.
|Typical Work Pattern||
9am-5pm days with long days 9am-9pm approximately two times in a normal week. Approximately 1 in 8 weekend days 9am-5pm and also on HAN rota approximately once a month.
Rapid rundown multidisciplinary meetings daily.
Departmental teaching Monday lunchtime (1 hour).
Radiology meeting Thursday lunchtime (1 hour).
RIE FY2 teaching (1 hour).
|Unique Selling Points||
Great for working in a multidisciplinary team. Combines acute/general medicine and also wider assessment or elderly peoples' needs.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|