Physiotherapist Clinical Specialist (Musculoskeletal Triage)

Salary Unspecified
Payment type Unspecified
Region Overseas
Contract type Contract unspecified
Closing date
Job reference HR24E085
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer St. Vincent's University Hospital

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Vacancy details

Applications are invited for the position of  Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist – Musculoskeletal Triage in the Physiotherapy Department of St. Vincent’s University Hospital.
 
Overview:
  • To provide advanced triage and physiotherapy services as part of the SlainteCare Programme (https://assets.gov.ie/22607/31c6f981a4b847219d3d6615fc3e4163.pdf), to support service redesign initiatives aimed at delivering the safe transition of patient care between Acute & Community/Primary Care services, to facilitate the delivery of integrated care for patients with MSK conditions, and to ensure that patients receive appropriate care at the earliest possible time, as close to home as possible.
  • To contribute to the mainstreaming of the improved musculoskeletal pathways of care between Community/Primary Care and Acute services, through the establishment of multidisciplinary outreach MSK interface clinics. 
  • To work with orthopaedic and rheumatology consultants and GPs undertaking triage of musculoskeletal referrals to improve the pathway of care between Community/Primary Care and Acute services, thereby facilitating efficient access to orthopaedics, rheumatology, physiotherapy or other service as required.
A panel may be formed to fill permanent or temporary vacancies which may arise over the next 6 months.
 
Informal enquiries or Role Specific Enquiries to: 
Ms Martina Fitzpatrick, Physiotherapist Manager In-Charge III, Tel: +353 (1) 221 4592. Email: martina.fitzpatrick@svuh.ie 
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Ms Orla Daly, Physiotherapy Manager, Tel. 01 221 3235 or email odaly@svhg.ie
 
Please download the below Job Description for this position, as this will not be available online after the vacancy close date.
 
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