|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
|Hospital(s)||Raigmore Hospital, Inverness|
|Main Duties of Placement||
FY2 doctors are expected to attend formal hand-over sessions at 0830 hours daily. Routine duties include ward-based activity in gynaecology and obstetrics and there are additional opportunities for attendance at gynaecology theatre sessions and specialist outpatient clinic sessions in both obstetrics and gynaecology.
|Typical Work Pattern||
12 hour on-call shifts are supported by similar on-call periods for Middle Grade doctors, who are also resident on-call.
A formal department teaching programme is in place with weekly FY2 teaching at 0845 hours every Tuesday and general postgraduate teaching on Tuesday afternoons.
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.|