Clinical Practitioner

Job Details

Are you a prescriber with minor illness experience, looking for a new challenge?

Do you want to be part of an innovative and forward-thinking organisation that supports and develops its staff to provide quality care to patients?

If so, this opportunity may be for just right for you and we would love to hear from you.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact karen.jackson42@nhs.net

The interview panel will be a minimum of 2 people.

 

Main duties of the job

Provide assessment, diagnosis and treatment at first point of contact by attending to patients according to their needs in the practice. Act as an autonomous clinician, with the support and guidance from the GPs

Proactively identify, diagnose and manage treatment plans for patients at risk of developing a long-term condition (as appropriate).

Diagnose and manage both acute and chronic conditions, integrating both drug and non-drug based treatment methods into a management plan.

Accurately triage and prioritise patients, including in emergency situations, demonstrating the use of a variety of techniques to elicit the history of an event/illness, including past medical and drug history.

Recognise, assess and refer patients presenting with mental health needs

Telephone triage as appropriate for clinics and home visits and provide access to GPs as necessary.

Evaluate clinical information from examination and history taking and initiate appropriate treatment and / or referral, including admission to hospital if required.

 

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