|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Ward cover of acute and elective General Surgery, Vascular, Urology and Orthopaedics.
Acute receiving or Critical Care experience dependant on rota attachment received.
Pre-operative Assessment Clinic.
No theatre experience.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Full shift rota.
5/13 weekends in rota cycle.
Specialty specific unit meetings.
Thursday X-ray meeting.
Colorectal and Vascular MDT Meetings.
Consultant-led ward rounds with teaching element.
Every Tuesday or Wednesday for 1 hour; good page protection.
|Unique Selling Points||
Excellent exposure to the management of critically unwell surgical patients in a controlled and supervised environment.
Hands on, valued member of the team.
Exposure to surgical procedures.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|