|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Ward rounds in the morning and afternoon, clerking patients for elective admissions, assisting in theatre, working in surgical observations unit for emergency admissions.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Shifts change every week and vary from 8-8.30 to 9-5. Night shifts and weekends included.
X-ray meetings on Thursdays and M&M on Wednesday.
Opportunities for research/audits.
Opportunistic ward teaching,
Weekly FY1 teaching.
|Unique Selling Points||
Good senior support.
Opportunity to assess emergency admissions.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|