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Specialty Doctor Obs & Gynae

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

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Obstetrics & Gynaecology
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
LAS for 6 months
Full Time 10 pa's per week
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Furness General Hospital
Barrow In Furness
£37,923 - £70,718 per annum
06/02/2020 23:59

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University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Women’s and Children’s Services Division

Obstetrics & Gynaecology Department – Furness General Hospital, Barrow-In-Furness

SPECIALTY DOCTOR - required for a Fixed Term period of 6 months to provide general Obstetrics and Gynaecology Services .

The posts are based at Furness General Hospital which is one of the sites within University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust (UHMB) which was established in April 1998 following the merger of three Trusts in the area. The Trust provides an extensive range of acute, emergency and continuing care to a population of 350,000 in South Cumbria and    North Lancashire.

Furness General Hospital is a modern District General Hospital located on the edge of Barrow-in-Furness. A new maternity unit is due to be opened in February 2018 providing state of the art accommodation (admission to discharge family rooms with on suite accommodation) for women and their babies. It serves the population of the Furness peninsula and the surrounding part of South Cumbria.

The Women’s Unit at the Furness General Hospital undertakes approximately 1,000 deliveries per annum and provides a Maternity Unit with the Special Care Baby Unit, Antenatal, Gynaecology, Colposcopy & Outpatient Hysteroscopy Clinics and Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit . There is also a weekly unplanned pregnancy clinic.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Mr Sanjay Sinha, Clinical Lead on 01229 491304

Miss Julia Alcide, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist 01229 491067