• Fixed term
  • Full time
  • Locum
  • Part time
  • Temporary
  • Reading

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Physician Associates Transforming Healthcare

  • Locum Physician Associate, General Practice
  • Reading, Berkshire
  • 1-3 months contract (full time or part time)  

Our client is a Primary care network of two practices in Reading. The PCN is a busy group of practices looking to build a multi-disciplinary team. The PCN works across 3 purpose built surgeries (approx 40k pts).

Physician Associates have a valuable role to play in delivering the future of primary care. The PCN are looking for a locum Physician Associate to join our friendly and growing multidisciplinary team while they recruit a newly qualified and lead Physician associate.

The primary care network comprises two practices covering three surgery sites with a total of over 42,000 patients. Both practices are committed training practices with an established and highly skilled multidisciplinary team; including urgent care practitioners (paramedics), advanced nurse practitioners, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and first contact physiotherapy.

Reading is a diverse and vibrant town with excellent amenities and good schools. It has easy access within minutes to a beautiful countryside, and is well situated with major roads such as the M4 and well connected rail links including to London.

Key points

  • Mix of routine and urgent clinical contact
  • face to face & virtual appts.
  • CPD encouraged and all PAs to attend a monthly ‘PA Educational Meeting’
  • Three PAs forming a network with emphasis on peer support and joint learning
  • Both practices have a good CQC rating and are committed training practices
  • Computer systems used include EMIS Web and DocMan 10
  • Supportive colleagues, and a good team spirit

It is essential that you have at least one years’ experience in General Practice as a Physician Associate. Ideally working knowledge of EMIS, although training can be provided.

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Requirements

PG Dip or MSc Physician Associate studies

Registered with / eligible for PAMVR

A minimum of one year experience in General Practice

To apply for this job email your details to info@our-path.co.uk.