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Individual Placement Description
Placement Paediatrics
Year F1
Region East
Hospital(s) Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
Main Duties of Placement

Ward rounds, surgical ward cover, day case (CIU cover), opportunities to go to theatre, GP bay work.

Typical Work Pattern
  • 9-5 when on a team with one long day and a day off per week.
  • 6 week block of nights and long days.
Learning Opportunities
  • X-ray meetings.
  • Wednesday grand rounds.
  • FY1 teaching as per delivered education programme.
  • Grand rounds.
  • Ward based teaching.
Unique Selling Points
  • Great staff.
  • Good atmosphere.
  • Fun.
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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