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Fantastic Opportunity to work in a transformational person-centred primary care model practice

To start : February 2018 but can be flexible 

Sessions can be covered by an individual or 2 candidates job-sharing.  Child friendly hours will be considered.

Salary/partnership negotiable

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated doctor to join a semi-rural practice. This is a friendly, long established and innovative practice with a commitment to providing high quality person-centred care to patients and seeking like-minded individuals. 

The practice launched a transformational new model of primary care inspired by the Alaskan Nuka system’s model of care in August 2016.  The successful candidate(s) would work in small teams, each looking after a defined patient list, the aim is to optimise relationships and continuity in order improve health & wellness outcomes, use of health services and patient & staff experience. 

The practice profile is as follows:

  • Five GPs,  6  nurses, 5 HCAs
  • Five teams, comprising GP, Nurse Practitioner, HCA and admin
  • List size: 10,350 patients (circa. 2000 per 1 WTE GP team)
  • Golden Hello possible
  • Full parity for partnership
  • Social prescribing coordinator
  • Behavioural  health psychologist (recently appointed – start July 17)
  • Undergraduate and FY2 training with good links to Dundee Medical School
  • Local GP Ward in Community Hospital and hospice funded by Lippen Care
  • Innovative and forward looking practice
  • Award-winning and motivated Patient Participation Group who contribute to most aspects of practice activities
  • Quarterly practice newsletter with wide distribution amongst practice population
  • Informative website regularly updated with relevant patient services and useful information
  • Regular MDT meetings
  • Semi-rural location
  • Excellent local amenities with good schools and housing
  • Excellent travel links to Dundee and Aberdeen with ease of access to local Angus Glens for recreation purposes
  • Opportunities to be involved and have a say in how services are developed and run both locally and within the Practice

This post offers a huge opportunity to participate in shaping our exciting, government supported, primary care initiative. 

Great schools and affordable housing in the area offering a good work/life balance in a semi rural location with superb access to Dundee, Aberdeen and Edinburgh, hill walking, countryside and beaches are all within easy reach.

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Jo today.

jo@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5266

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