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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Describing the staffing situation on the ward on November 19, 2011 - the day Ms Monks was admitted - Ms Shah told the inquest that she was the locum consultant and was also 'acting down' as the registrar.
From 2009, the defendant said he had taken part in 20 to 30 laparoscopic procedures with a consultant whilst at the Whittington, after which he had locum consultant.
The doctor also states on LinkedIn that he is also locum consultant in respiratory medicine in another country's national health scheme, the report said.
Dr Wazir, who was working as a locum consultant rheumatologist, claimed that the incident was a 'misunderstanding.
Locum consultant anaesthetist Errol Cornish, 68, was accused of gross negligence manslaughter over his role in the care of the mother of two, who died after postnatal surgery at Tunbridge Wells Hospital in Pembury, Kent, in October 2012.
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.
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.
Mr O'Sullivan said a locum consultant has been drafted in and a new surgeon was being recruited.