|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
|Hospital(s)||Borders General Hospital, Melrose|
|Main Duties of Placement||
On-call shifts including gynae referrals, obstetric emergencies and assessment of obstetric patients.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Full shift; banded at 40% as intensity low.
HAN shifts include O&G cover.
Mainly clinic- and theatre-based teaching. Lots of opportunity for both if you're interested. Weekly gynae/onc MDM. Monthly preterm labour meetings.
Overflowing with teaching opportunities; full DRCOG tutorial programme, skills based courses, Obs emergency study day etc.
|Unique Selling Points||
The team feeling; first name terms with everyone, team lunch every day, everyone is supportive and friendly, good banter.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|