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Physician Associate Full or Part Time

We are looking for the right person to complete our team of GP Partners and Physicians Associates to develop and cement an innovative but traditional way of delivering General Practice care. 

We are 4 full time GP Partners and 3 full time Physicians Associates. As a partnership we base our care on the use of personal lists something we feel strongly is essential for continuity of care for both patient and practitioner satisfaction. 

Times are changing, but we are looking to develop and evolve the model of care that has worked so well for so many years by using a team approach. The proposed model of care would see one GP Partner and one Physicians Associate working as a team to manage a list of patients, thereby continuing the personal list-based approach. You would therefore work closely with your GP team member who would be able to provide a high level of supervision and interaction as required. We are a relaxed, hard-working team and welcome applications from anyone at any stage in their career who is interested in the delivery of personal list-based care and who is excited to help us develop and deliver this unique model of practice. You would join a team that also comprises of a paramedic home-visiting service, in-house first contact MSK and mental health practitioners, care coordinators, PNs and HCAs. Patients and practitioners value the relationships that develop through personal lists, enabling us to provide a meaningful and efficient service for our population. 

Main duties Identify, signpost or refer patients at risk of developing long-term conditions, preventing adverse effects on the patient's health Provide routine care to patients as required in accordance with clinical based evidence, NICE and the NSF Examine, assess and diagnose patients and provide clinical care/ management as required Triage patients and provide the necessary treatment during home visits Collect pathology specimens as required Maintain accurate clinical records in conjunction with extant legislation Ensure clinical codes are used effectively With 14900 registered patients we are a busy surgery, yet all our teams both clinical and admin are supportive, friendly and work closely together to ensure excellent service provision to our patients. 

Essential Qualifications • Experienced Physician Associate or post graduate with medical training specifically in Physician Associate Studies

For full job descriptions and to apply, please contact the HR Manager by email on frimleyicb.richmondsurgery@nhs.net.