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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 11,500 patients in the Livingston area of West Lothian. The GMS services are provided from NHS Lothian owned premises at Carmondean Centre, Livingston. EH54 8PY.

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.

Further details are available on the Public Contracts Scotland website
Applicants should register as a supplier
and applications should be lodged electronically by 15th May 2017

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Job details

 Salaried GP - Isle Of Mull
Location:  Isle Of Mull Grade:  Salried GP
Category:  Medical & Dental Salary:  Circa 90,000 to 100,00
Contract:  Permanent Duration:
Region:  Highland Hours: 40
Job type: FullTime Date posted:  16 Jan 2017
Ref:  MS17.16.39/SHOW Closing date:  31 Jul 2017
 
Description:
 
Mull is Argyll's largest Hebridean Island with a vibrant community, extraordinary cultural heritage and stunning environment. It is 45 minutes by ferry from the town of Oban on the mainland. Ferries run frequently on a daily basis.

The population of 3,100 has traditionally been served by three small medical practices, two on the east coast of the island and one on the west covering the Ross of Mull and Iona.

Working closely with the community, the overall vision is to develop Extended Primary Care Team to provide health care across the island. GPs would be at the heart of this team delivering services from the established sites on the island. This would be in two phases; the first phase is to bring together the two practices on the East Coast, Tobermory and Salen surgeries into one practice working from the two sites. The second phase would be to bring the Surgery in Bunessan in 2018 to form one whole island practice. In order to achieve our aim we are looking to appoint GP's who are enthusiastic and committed to providing services that are outcome focused with services being based around local neighborhoods.All sites use the Vision PCS clinical system. Two of the sites are dispensing practices.

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated GPs to join the team and develop the service. The post will include a commitment to provide Out Of Hours care, weekdays only, and cover the Community Hospital A&E service and three in-patient beds. This commitment would be on a 1:4 basic rota Monday to Thursday. Accommodation is available on the island for successful applicants. The salary includes payment for on-call and car allowance.

The posts will initially be for 6 months or one year to allow successful applicants to explore and/or negotiate an independent 17C (PMS) QOF free contract with NHS Highland. This process will be supported by a Business Transformation Team who will work to ensure effective integration of the primary care services. There will be an induction programme with a Personal Needs Assessment and subsequent full training and educational support.

Further information is available from the following website:- http://nhshighland- rural.scot.nhs.uk/

This is a great opportunity to provide holistic, rewarding care with an entirely sustainable work pattern that will allow you to enjoy a wonderful place and be part of a warm and welcoming community.

https://vimeo.com/209080424
 
 
How to apply:
 
Please refer to www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk, http://nhshighland-rural.scot.nhs.uk/ or www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk for the full details.

Information regarding the Isle of Mull is available at www.mict.co.uk
 
Please use this form to apply.

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Contact information

 General Contact
 
Recruitment Team
 
Phone: Fax: n/a
Email: nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net  
 
 Informal Contact
 
Dr Richard Wilson
 
Phone: 01631 563175 Fax: N/A
Email: N/A

Employer details

 NHS Highland
 
 
Website: http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk
 
Organisation information:
 
 
Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above)
 
NHS Highland, Headquarters: Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness