What work will the registrar be doing?
The registrar will be expected to work in various areas of the emergency department of the hospital.
Skills to be gained within the post:
There is the opportunity in these posts to develop skills in various areas of emergency medicine. Work in the fast track area will increase skills in management of acute injuries; the resuscitation area will develops skills in managing critical medical emergencies and the short stay unit the management of medical conditions that require overnight observation. Registrars can also work in the fracture clinic and gain experience and teaching in fracture management especially practising plastering techniques with the plaster technicians. Some of these posts would be suitable for rural skills training.