|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Combination of looking after inpatients on the Children's Ward, neonatal ward and paediatric short assessment unit (PSSAU) and helping acutely unwell A/E patients.
On-call for admissions and inpatient referrals and ward cover.
|Typical Work Pattern||
8:30am -4:30pm or 9am -5pm or 2pm -11pm 9pm-9am week days.
9pm - 8:30am cross cover between the Obstetric and paediatric team alternating also 1in 5 rota
Informal Teaching at ward round, Paediatric grand and Wednesday teaching session.
On-site library facilities available 24/7.
Excellent computer access for e-learning and online modules.
Daily teaching in the ward round in combination with the medical students.
Once weekly presentation at the education centre.
Mandatory bleep-free FY2 teaching 1 hr per week at lunchtime on Thursday and opportunity to attend general teaching in the morning.
|Unique Selling Points||
Good receiving rota.
Good support from all levels.
Opportunities to attend the clinics.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|