GP required regular Mondays 10am – 9pm (flexible)
” The role is as a locum doctor for a weight management service.
” It services a wide variety of patients between 18-70 years old.
” The candidate would be running their own clinic with the assistance of the Clinic Manager and receptionist.
” The candidate would be seeing patients on a drop in basis.
” Their role is to assess new patients for eligibility for pharmaceutical treatment to assist weight loss.
” This includes the prescription of a centrally acting appetite suppressant Phentermine.
” They would be taking a medical history, lifestyle assessment and simple examination.
” They would be required to guide a patient through diet/exercise advice to promote weight loss and explain any pharmaceutical interventions.
Requirements for a potential candidate would be full GMC registration, , up to date appraisals/revalidation, up to date DBS check and current references. Previous experience in obesity care/weight management is ideal but not a necessity. An interest in nutrition/lifestyle or preventative medicine is also ideal.
free parking provided.
Training will be provided and paid shadowing experience will be provided.
Client provides indemnity.
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