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Specialty Doctor in Cardiology

Specialty Doctor

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Specialty Doctor
Full Time
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£37,923 - £70,718 per annum pro rata
01/04/2018 23:59

Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust aspires to be a leader in the digital health revolution. With the launch of a full Electronic Patient Record in 2017 the Trust aims to be the safest, most efficient and patient centred Trust in the NHS. The launch is part of a 10-15 year ongoing project of modernisation with future opportunities for research, development in this rapidly developing field of medicine. Through working at CHFT you can be part of this innovative area aiming to bring safer and more effective care to our patients.


Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust is a dynamic and successful organisation with a strong organisational and personal development focus. With over 5,500 employees and a turnover of £352 million (2014/15) The Trust provides a comprehensive range of secondary care services to the people of Calderdale and Huddersfield and has an exceptional reputation for service delivery

The specialty provides a full range of Cardiology services as expected of 2 large busy District General Hospitals. These include Cardiac Device implantation and follow up, Angiography and PCI, Cardiac imaging and a diagnostic service with state of the art equipment. The current Imaging provision is well developed with an established Stress Echo, Transthoracic Echo, MPS and a Cardiac MRI service.

The successful applicant will have full registration and possess a License To Practice with the General Medical Council (GMC)

Please refer to the “Reference instructions” which is detailed in the advert on the NHS jobs website when completing your application form.

The trust reserves the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applicants are received.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Ashwin Verma Director Medical Division
01422 223121

Dr Purav Desai
Clinical Director-  Medicine Directorate
01484 355744
Dr Simon Grant
Consultant Cardiologist and Clinical Lead
01422 224363

If you have problems applying, contact

01484 355638
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