locum consultant

locum consultant

A locum (temporary) consultant post in the UK which, unlike “acting up” locum consultant experience, does not count towards training, but is rather a service post.
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A LOCUM consultant was paid an "obscene" PS662,325 for working three years and seven months in the maternity unit at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd.
Dr Rajiv Nair, a locum consultant, joined two community champions Paul Dudley and his daughter Grace to undertake a sky-dive as a sponsorship challenge.
An MPTS spokeswoman said: "The panel will inquire into the allegation that in an interview for a post as a locum consultant vascular surgeon, Dr Heintjes denied the existence of any outstanding professional concerns.
The four - Ian Bowler, a consultant anaesthetist; Dr Richard Lewis, the BMA's Welsh secretary; Kyle Jacques, a locum consultant and Martyn Read, a consultant in anaesthesia and intensive care medicine - are all members of Medserve Wales.
Dr Marcos Arel Hourmann worked as a locum consultant at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff in 2010 despite being found guilty of the "mercy killing" of a patient.
Marcos Hourmann worked as an accident and emergency medic at Prince Philip Hospital in Llanelli between 2007 and 2008, and as a locum consultant at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff in 2010, despite waiting to stand trial for murder.
A HOSPITAL Trust has admitted paying pounds 2,446 for a locum consultant to oversee maternity wards for a single day.
A freedom of information request revealed the board had spent over pounds 800,000 on locum consultant staff in just four years - pounds 485,000 during 2009 and pounds 152,276 last year, before the ward was shut in July.
Locum consultant Dr Adil Farouk Mohamed Elamin dishonestly claimed payment for 176 hours that he did not work at Mid Staffordshire Hospital NHS Trust.
Mr O'Sullivan said a locum consultant has been drafted in and a new surgeon was being recruited.
Edward Kunonga, locum consultant in public health for the four NHS Tees PCTs, said: "There is a lot of evidence showing the harmful effects of smoking for both pregnant woman and the unborn child.
05 paid for a locum consultant in general surgery by Dudley Hospitals NHSTrustwould costpounds 187,297for12months.