|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Accompanying senior team members on ward rounds and doing ward jobs such as discharge letters.
There is no CCU component to the F1 job.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm with late cover till 9.30pm once or twice per week.
There is a multi-disciplinary team meeting with cardiothoracics on Friday lunchtimes and monthly morbidity and mortality meetings.
Hospital F1 teaching programme 1 hour per week (Tues).
|Unique Selling Points||
During weekend and evening cover there is ample opportunity to deal with emergencies e.g. by clerking in the acute MI patients.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|