|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Acute (Internal) Medicine: Medical Education|
|Hospital(s)||The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Management of acutely admitted unselected general medical emergencies. Attendance at general medical clinics. Support of nurse-led services (DVT, chest pain service, etc.).
Regular timetabled ward-based and small group teaching of undergraduates.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Consultant-led ward rounds twice a day; review all general medical admissions.
Weekly Medical unit meeting.
Over the full year there is the opportunity to deliver regular timetabled teaching to students and participate in a medical education course aiming for a certification which can be used towards a diploma and/or degree.
|Unique Selling Points||
Protected time for medical education.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|