Clinical Fellow in Cardiology and Medicine

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Fellow in Cardiology and Medicine

Salary Not Specified

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol

  • Full time
  • Temporary
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 2093b9c4f2bb4aa781ae3471e0d9d0fa

Full Job Description

Candidates must have GMC registration and relevant NHS experience. We are looking for candidates for 12-month contracts. There is a potential to extend this to 24 months on agreement of both parties.

The successful applicant will be a doctor wishing to develop their skills and knowledge of Cardiology and internal medicine (in either Respiratory medicine, Gastro/Hep, Care of the Elderly or AMU). The post will be a combination of service provision, including out of hours and on-call duties.

Clinical: ward based duties to include routine review of patients, progressing care, prescribing, requesting and evaluating relevant tests, liaising with all medical and allied health professionals.

The majority of the 12 month contract will be spent in the Bristol Heart Institute, with 20 weeks to rotate into a medical specialty of your choice. The BHI is a state-of-the art £57m centre dedicated to cardiology, cardiac surgery, cardiac imaging and cardiovascular research. The Department of Cardiology provides a secondary and tertiary service for Bristol and the surrounding area, and the facility includes five catheterisation laboratories and a hybrid catheter laboratory/surgical theatre. The BHI provides the 24/7 primary angioplasty service for the immediate catchment and the wider network. Outpatient clinics for general cardiology as well as specialised clinics including heart failure, valvular heart disease, electrophysiology (EP), intervention and Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) take place in the BHI., University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, with a workforce of over 13,000 staff and 100+ different clinical services across 10 sites, serving a population of over 500,000 people across Bristol and Weston. UHBW has been rated by the CQC as 'Good' overall and our staff are proud to deliver excellent care to patients. As a forward-thinking multi-award winning Trust, committed to improving patient care, our world-leading research and innovations are having a positive local and global impact.

Join us and you can enjoy city living, be in the countryside or by the seaside, with easy access to all the South West offers. UHBW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.