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  • Advert number: 308042-0
  • Posted Date: 19/07/12
  • Closing Date: 30/07/12

UNITED LINCOLNSHIRE HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
Grantham and District Hospital
CONSULTANTS
ANAESTHESIA
Medical and Dental Pay scale
Three posts – Ten Programmed Activities (PAs) contract, permanent
Reference: GR.04.12
The Department Anaesthetises for elective procedures in General, Breast and Laparoscopic Surgery, Trauma/Orthopaedics and Urology. In addition there are regular elective lists in Ear, Nose and Throat, Dental, Urology, Gynaecology and Paediatrics on a day care basis. Currently the Department only undertakes Emergency/out of hours procedures in Trauma and Orthopaedics.
 There is an operating suite consisting of four main theatres with a central recovery area. The High Dependency Unit has up to six Level 2 beds for a mixed Cardiac, Medical and Surgical High Dependency Unit. The Department in conjunction with Medical colleagues provides Services to those patients requiring High Dependency Unit. Presently, all patients requiring Level 3 care are stabilised and transferred to a Level 3 facility out of the hospital.
 The use of ward-based PCA and PCEA is well established and there are two Acute Pain/Outreach Nurses providing this service.
 For further information on these posts please contact Becky Shaw, Business Manager for Anaesthetics, telephone: 01522 573302.
 To apply please visit: www.ulh.nhs.uk and click on job vacancies. Reference: GR.04.12. Closing date: 30th July 2012.
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