Consultant in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
The Saolta University Hospital Group seeks to recruit a Specialist Physician, Gastroenterologist / Hepatologist, for a 300 bed District General Hospital, serving a population of 130,000 in Castlebar, Co Mayo, Ireland. The Hospital offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical, orthopaedic, paediatric, obstetric and acute psychiatric services.
The Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit is staffed by two Consultant Gastrohepatologists and is supported by and liaises with specialist radiologists, pathologists and surgeons. There is a fully equipped Endoscopy Unit offering diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower GI Endoscopy and ERCP if necessary. Just over 400 patients are on the IBD patient register at the Hospital. The Gastroenterologists also provide a General Medical ‘On-Call’ service on a 1:9 basis, with continuing inpatient care of these patients. The Gastroenterology Unit provides Clinical Tuition to undergraduates and postgraduates.
The appointment will be on a HSE Type B Equivalent Contract under the Consultant’s Contract 2008 (39 hours per week) with annual remuneration on the appropriate scale (circa €120k to €157k per annum plus Private Practice Fees). The Contract includes 30 days paid annual leave and up to 7 days paid study leave.
Full details regarding the position and Electronic Application (before 3.00pm on 29th September 2016) are available at www.publicjobs.ie (Job Category: Hospital Consultant, Sub Category: Medicine, Keyword: Gastroenterologist). www.publicjobs.ie/publicjobs/campaignAdvert/32273.htm
Additional information and informal enquiries from Dr Luke O’Donnell, Consultant Gastroenterologist at Telephone +353 87 2577837 or lukeodonnell[at]anu.ie