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Individual Placement Description
Placement General (Internal) Medicine
Programme W9,W16
Year F1
Region West
Hospital(s) University Hospital Wishaw
Main Duties of Placement

Ward-based with daily ward rounds.

Consultant ward rounds almost every week day.

No outpatient clinics.

Typical Work Pattern

One late working until 21:30hrs per week and weekends worked 1 in 4.

No night working.

Holidays are pre-allocated.

Learning Opportunities

Monday X-ray meeting.

Wednesday Core Curriculum meeting.

Thursday Journal Club.

Friday Grand Rounds.


Wednesday Core Curriculum Teaching is mandatory.

Unique Selling Points

Rotate at monthly intervals with at least 4 weeks in Medical Receiving and most rotations passing through Cardiology, Respiratory and Gastroenterology wards.

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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