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General Practitioner

Partnering Health
  • Posted: 05 November 2020
  • Location: Whiteley
  • Salary: - £130,000 Per year
Partnering Health Group are an established and expanding healthcare organisation responsible for providing a variety of urgent and primary health care services across Hampshire.

In this role the General Practitioner (GP) will be responsible for the provision of safe and effective primary care led service for patients presenting with urgent care presentations, acute injury, illness, and exacerbation of long term conditions in line with NHS England Urgent Treatment Centre service specification. The post holder will take a pro-active approach to continually improving the clinical effectiveness of the service and work collaboratively and supportively with all colleagues. You ideally will have worked in an urgent care environment previously.

The successful candidates will have a choice of overnight shifts across the week.

This role could also be an ideal opportunity as part of a portfolio role working with PHL in the Primary Care extended access service, Integrated Urgent Care Telephone Triage Service in Whiteley and our Custody Healthcare Service across sites in Hampshire. There are multiple clinical services to ensure variety and flexibility.

General Practitioner (GP) Clinical Duties

The GP will work with a multi-disciplinary team to ensure appropriate care is delivered in the right place, at the right time. The post holder will be expected to:
Maintain the highest clinical standards for all patients accessing the service
Assess, investigate, diagnose and treat patients presenting with clinical needs which can be met by primary care
Refer to secondary care where appropriate
Provide emergency care while waiting for emergency transfer of patient when appropriate
Provide advice and support to colleagues and the multi disciplinary team
Manage the flow of patients by balancing the clinical need of the patient with the capacity of the Offer on-site assessment patients who require immediate further investigation and diagnostics
Communication and Working Relationships

GP Team including Clinical Team of Nurses and Paramedics, Operational Manager and non clinical team
GPs within Primary Care
Secondary Care e.g. radiology and pathology
Wider healthcare services
Patient Participation Groups
The post holder will be expected to contribute to and support the development of the service. It is expected that the post holder will:
Work to improve non-elective care pathways within the healthcare community.
Communicate with the Governance Lead and support the delivery of a high quality service and raise any governance issues that may arise.
Be responsible for the teaching and development of doctors, nurses and professionals from other disciplines such as Emergency Care Practitioners, GP registrars in Primary Care Skills. This may involve practitioners sitting in and seeing patients where appropriate.
Work with the Service Manager to ensure training, significant events, complaints, audits, surveys and other professional service development activities are achieved to ensure the smooth running of the service.
Maintain continued education through attendance at courses and/or study days as necessary to ensure professional development requirements for on-going professional registration and licensing are met.
Participate in, encourage and support professional development within the service.
Ensure that high clinical standards are maintained throughout the service.
Participate in annual appraisal and complete an annual personal development plan.
Comply with standard operational procedures and departmental and organisational policy.
Undertake necessary mandatory training.
General Practitioner (GP)Skills & Experience:

Essential

An experienced doctor with GP accreditation
Current registration with GMC and NHS performers list (with no conditions preventing working or restrictions on practice)
Experience if working in urgent care environment such as A&E, Walk In Centres
Record of on-going CPD and learning
MRCGP examination or equivalent experience
Sound knowledge of clinical governance
Good organisational and IT skills desirable
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – written, verbal (Particularly listening skills)
Good clinical skills in assessment, diagnosis and management of acute Primary care presentations
Be able to clear an enhanced DBS check/Must be authorised to work in the EEC
Good clinical skills in assessment, diagnosis and management of acute Primary care presentations

Job Information

  • Job Ref: 1367/2651/132232
  • Number of Vacancies: 3
  • Career Level: GP/Doctor
  • Specialism: Adult General
  • Working Hours: Part Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 05/12/2020
  • Ability to Drive: Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Not Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Not Required
  • GMC Registration: Required