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Individual Placement Description
Placement General (Internal) Medicine
Year F2
Region North
Hospital(s) Raigmore Hospital, Inverness
Main Duties of Placement

Ward rounds, planning investigations, doing ward-based procedures, discharging and correspondence letters. Looking after patient welfare on the ward.

Typical Work Pattern

9-5 Monday - Friday. Occasional weekend cover and late nights.

Learning Opportunities

Ward-based teaching. Formal teaching once a month. Grand rounds.


1 day a month FY2 teaching. This takes the form of curriculum-based teaching followed by facilitated small group case based discussions.

Unique Selling Points
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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