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MEDICAL PRACTICE VACANCY

Expressions of interest are invited to provide primary medical services under a General Medical Services Contract for approximately 2,240 patients in the Ratho area of Edinburgh. The GMS services are provided from NHS Lothian leased premises at Ratho Surgery, 11 Baird Road, Ratho, Newbridge, EH28 8RA.

This is an excellent opportunity to improve health outcomes and NHS Lothian would welcome applications from interested parties that will deliver high quality primary medical services responsive to the needs of the patient population. As well as delivering essential services, the successful provider will be expected to offer a range of additional and enhanced services.

It is a requirement that all applicants meet the criteria of section 17L of the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978, as amended.

Further details are available on the Public Contracts Scotland website

Applicants should register as a supplier with Public Contracts Scotland here applications should be lodged electronically by NOON on 24 March 2017

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Job details

 Locum Doctor
Location:  Howden Health Centre Grade:  Not specified
Category:  Medical & Dental Salary:  Not specified
Contract:  Permanent Duration: Not specified
Region:  Lothian Hours: Optional
Job type: FullTime Date posted:  11 Jan 2017
Ref:  HOWLocumFeb2016 Closing date:  31 Mar 2017
 
Description:
 
JOB TITLE: LOCUM DOCTOR Howden Medical Practice is a friendly and progressive GP Practice with a reputation for innovation and person-centred care. We are a 5 Partner practice seeking additional support. We are seeking either long term locums or a combination of ad hoc sessions. We are able to be flexible in relation to the applicant's preferred choice regarding number of sessions, days of work and start date. Description: • Provision of a full range of primary care services to a Practice population of 12 500 patients • Operation from refurbished NHS Health Centre • No out of hours commitment • Established Training Practice • Comprehensive Nursing and Administration Team seamlessly supporting our 5 Partner GP Team ; 1 GP Retainer, 1 Nurse Practitioner, 1 Paramedic Practitioner, 2 Practice Nurses, 2 Health Care Assistants, 1 Phlebotomist, Community Services on site , 22 Administration Team members • Committed to developing our staff • Paperlight using Vision /Docman • Encouragement and full support offered to applicants with special interests or plans to develop special interests The Practice area of Howden, Livingston is a 25 minute commute from the centre of Edinburgh and is within easy reach of Glasgow, Fife and surrounding areas with nearby airports, good rail links and the M8 providing easy access to its many local amenities. Livingston has the advantages of the town and city yet is well situated for exploration of the local countryside with its many advantages an activities. To apply, make an informal enquiry or to arrange a visit please contact Sharon Devine, Practice Manager on telephone 01506 423800/814 or e-mail sharon.devine@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk. Please visit the Practice website for more information on our Practice at www.howdenmedical.co.uk.
 
 
How to apply:
 
To apply, make an informal enquiry or to arrange a visit please contact Sharon Devine, Practice Manager on telephone 01506 423800/814 or e-mail sharon.devine@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk. Please visit the Practice website for more information on our Practice at www.howdenmedical.co.uk.
 
A paper application form can be downloaded here in Microsoft Word or PDF format

Contact information

 General Contact
 
Sharon Devine (Practice Manager)
 
Phone: 01506 423 800/814 (DDI) Fax:
Email: sharon.devine@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk  
 
 Informal Contact
 
Sharon Devine
 
Phone: 01506 423800/814 Fax:
Email: sharon.devine@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk

Employer details

 Howden Medical Group
 
Medical Practice
 
Website: http://www.howdenmedical.co.uk
 
Organisation information:
 
 
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)
 
Howden Health Centre, Howden Road West, Livingston