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GP Associate

Athy Medical, Co. Kildare

247 days ago

Overview

Centric Health Athy Medical are looking for an enthusiastic GP Associate to join our dynamic team. Athy Medical is in partnership with Centric Health, and as a benefit of that we have access to great support from a management perspective, our own mentorship programme for GPs and bespoke CPD (such as a dedicated Hot Topics course and annual conferences).

Our practices are fully computerized (Health- One), our appointments are 15 minutes. We have competitive rates, with indemnity paid by the practice.

Our teams all have experienced GP colleagues, nursing support and administration teams. 6 weeks annual leave (pro rata) and paid sick leave.

See our website on https://www.centricgp.ie/athy-medical/

Ideally 8 sessions required.

When applying for a permanent position with Centric Health, a high-level overview of the package when working 10 sessions with Centric Health (Mon-Fri). Salary, leave, and indemnity is pro-rated downwards should you work fewer sessions.

Responsibilities

  • Patient Care: Provide primary healthcare services, diagnose and treat illnesses, manage chronic conditions, and offer preventive care.
  • Consultations: Conduct patient consultations, assess symptoms, order tests, and develop treatment plans or referrals.
  • Prescribing Medications: Prescribe medications, monitor dosages, provide instructions, and monitor effectiveness and side effects.
  • Health Promotion and Education: Promote healthy lifestyles, provide health information, and encourage disease prevention.
  • Continuity of Care: Build ongoing patient relationships, manage chronic conditions, and coordinate with other healthcare professionals.
  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate medical records, documenting visits, history, diagnoses, and treatments.
  • Collaborative Work: Work as part of a healthcare team, collaborating with other professionals for comprehensive care.
  • Professional Development: Engage in continuous learning to stay updated with medical advancements and best practices.

Key Skills

Patient Skills
  • The ability to remain calm, professional, and polite in dealing with our patients and colleagues
Personal Integrity
  • Be professional in your approach to your work
  • Be honest and reliable
  • Be trustworthy and respectful
Teamwork
  • Build and maintain good relationships with all colleagues
  • Be willing to take on jobs to balance the team workload
  • Aim to communicate well with people at all levels

Benefits

  • 6 weeks of annual leave
  • 2 weeks of paid sick leave
  • Medical Indemnity paid
  • Salary

    €20 per hour

  • Vacancy type

    Permanent

  • Hours

    20 hours a week

  • Working pattern

    Monday - Friday

  • Location

    Athy Medical, Co. Kildare

  • Start date

    Sat Sep 2023

  • Reference

    JOB-4655

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