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Consultant in Paediatric Critical Care at Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
The Bristol Royal Hospital for Children (BRHC) is seeking to appoint a Consultant in Paediatric Critical Care Medicine. The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit is an 18 bedded unit providing full intensive care services to the Southwest of England and cardiac surgical services to the Southwest and South Wales. BRHC is a designated trauma and burns centre, and has all paediatric specialties on site other than heart and liver transplantation.
The appointee will join the Critical Care Team at an exciting time and will have the opportunity to work across the paediatric intensive care, retrieval, and high dependency areas. Applicants must have completed a minimum of two years training in Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine and may come from a Paediatric or Anaesthetic background.
Interview date: 2nd December 2016
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr James Fraser, Clinical Lead for PICU on ( Phone number removed ) or ( Email address removed )
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