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Salaried GP, Greenfield Medical Practice

Closing Date 28-02-2020
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Organisation Greenfield Medical Practice
Location Nottingham
Salary Negotiable

Practice Overview:

This post requires the holder to have an excellent understanding of and identification with the ethos of the Practice and to demonstrate this in their professional behaviour and their dealings with the public. The post holder is directly responsible to the Partner for all organisational, administrative and for all clinical issues. The post-holder will provide personal medical services, managing a caseload and deal with a wide range of health needs in a primary care setting, ensuring the highest standards of care for all registered and temporary patients.

Overview of the role:

Clinical Responsibilities
-Provide a full range of medical services as defined in the core GMS contract and additional enhanced services where appropriate
- In accordance with the Practice timetable, as agreed, the post-holder will make him/her-self available to undertake a variety of duties including surgery consultations, telephone consultations and queries, visiting patients at home, checking and signing repeat prescriptions and dealing with queries, paperwork and correspondence in a timely fashion
- To record clear and contemporaneous computer based consultation notes to agreed standards using EMIS web
- Making professional, autonomous decisions in relation to presenting problems, whether self—-referred or referred from other health care workers within the organisation
-Assessing the health care needs of patients with undifferentiated and undiagnosed problems Screening patients for disease risk factors and early signs of illness
- In consultation with patients and in line with current Practice disease management protocols, developing care plans for health
- Providing counselling and health education
- Admitting or discharging patients to and from the caseload and referring to other care providers as appropriate
- Recording clear and contemporaneous consultation notes to agreed standards
- Collecting data for audit purposes
- Compiling and issuing computer-generated acute and repeat prescriptions (avoiding hand-written prescriptions whenever possible)
- Prescribing in accordance with the Practice prescribing formulary (or generically) whenever this is clinically appropriate
- In general the post-holder will be expected to undertake all the normal duties and responsibilities associated with a GP working within primary care.