|Individual Placement Description|
|Placement||Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Hospital(s)||Inverclyde Royal Hospital, Greenock|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Ward management of patients.
Pre-assessment clinics and theatre when able.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Daytime working with a long day (8am-8pm) or receiving days (9am-9.30pm) 1 in 4 days. Cross-cover for surgery on long days. Weekend cover once per month with cross cover for surgery. Participate in hospital-wide FY1 HAN rota. 7 nights per 4 months.
Daily trauma meetings with daily trauma ward round.
Weekly Weds surgical departmental meeting.
Friday departmental teaching with F1 case-based presentation and middle grade journal presentation.
Weekly Tuesday F1 teaching.
Bi-monthly Thursday F1 teaching.
Weekly Tuesday F1 teaching programme covering Foundation syllabus.
Bi-monthly Thursday CMT-led F1 teaching.
|Unique Selling Points||
Excellent exposure to busy trauma department and broad range of elective specialties. Registrar and Consultant level supervision.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|