Urgent Care

Swords, Swords, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland

Role Title: Urgent Care Physician  - Swords 

Role Location:
Fancy working as part of a multidisciplinary team in a vibrant and team-focused environment?  A full-time and permanent position has arisen for an Urgent Care Physician working in our Swords clinic.   

What’s on offer:
  • Competitive salary
  • Performance related bonus
  • Unsocial allowance
  • Company pension – up to 10% employer contribution
  • Health insurance
  • Income protection
  • Life insurance
  • Study leave
  • Medical indemnity paid for by Vhi

Role Purpose
  • Provide care to patients presenting with a range of urgent care presentations
  • Minor injuries; including: sprains, fractures and wounds
  • Facilitating referrals to specialists
  • Initial interpretation of x-rays and ECG’s
  • Indicate any procedures done
  • Treat patients who attend the clinic for consultation

Education & Experience
  • Registered with the Irish Medical Council.
  • Minimum of 5 years post graduate experience in clinical practice, including significant experience in general practice and a minimum of 2 years recent urgent care/ emergency medicine experience.
  • Training in emergency medicine, general practice or other postgraduate qualification would be highly beneficial.
  • 6 months experience with paediatric patients is desirable.  
  • Flexibility across a 7-day roster.
  • BLS
  • Demonstrated alignment  to Vhi values
Skills and Abilities
  • Patient/customer focused
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good knowledge of risk management and clinical audit

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Reasonable Accommodations
Our commitment is to make any reasonable accommodation for you in the recruitment process to give you the best opportunity to perform to your optimum in the application, test, and interview process.