Lung Cancer Tracker/MDM Co-ordinator

Job details 033971 Lung Cancer Tracker/MDM Co-ordinator Location: The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh EH16 4SA Grade: Band 4 Category: Administrative Services Salary: Band 4 (£22,700 – £24,973) Contract: Permanent Duration: Permanent Region: Lothian Hours: 37.5 Job type: FullTime Date posted: 19 Oct 2020 Ref: 033971 Closing date: 02 Nov 2020 Description: Royal Infirmary Edinburgh Site ,Acute Services Division (Lothian) , NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society. ***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early*** **Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the vacancy early once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage** To coordinate regular multidisciplinary team meetings (MDMs) for patients diagnosed with cancer(s) to ensure that the journey of each cancer patient runs smoothly and is progressed in a seamless manner. Ensure delays in patient pathways are minimised and adhere to 62 and 31 day Cancer Waiting Times, take appropriate action and escalate to appropriate management team. To track the progress of each cancer patient. To record key data items to assist in monitoring the care of patients, that follow-up action is implemented and that information is relayed to the patient and the GP within the time frame stipulated. To provide the data/information for weekly reports submitted to Senior Management Teams and Scottish Government. For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions, please contact June McCartney on 0131 242 1935 or How to apply: For More Information Contact: NHS Lothain Recruitment at Apply Now Job packs Download Additional vacancy information: (application pack) Contact information General Contact NHS Lothian Recruitment Phone: Fax: N/A Email: Informal Contact Phone: Fax: Email: Employer details NHS Lothian NHS Lothian is responsible for meeting the health needs of circa 800,000 people living in and around Edinburgh. We employ approximately 27,000 staff and provide a comprehensive range of primary, community and acute care services for the populations of Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian. Across all areas of care, we seek to provide specialist and general services fairly and efficiently and to the highest standards. State-of-the-art buildings and our forward-looking and innovative approach have earned our hospitals recognition as centres of excellence. Our clinical care, teaching and research have a national and growing international reputation. NHS Lothian provides an extensive range of primary care services, including mental health, GP and other community-based services. Primary care services are also provided at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Liberton Hospital and the Royal Victoria Building. We also provide a comprehensive range of acute adult, paediatric and maternity services. Acute care is provided from the following sites: the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France; the Western General Hospital; St Johns Hospital at Howden, Livingston; the Royal Hospital for Sick Children; Liberton Hospital; the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, and the Lauriston Building. A move to NHS Lothian will give you the chance to develop your NHS career and enhance your lifestyle. There is much to admire and enjoy in the Lothian region in locations of exceptional beauty and contrast, from the historic skyline of Edinburgh, Scotlands historic capital city, to the wonderful surrounding countryside and coastline of the Firth of Forth. Website: Organisation information: Not Specified Address: (generally only send applications to this address if specified above) Recruitment and Personnel Services, Block 3, Stairwell 6, Residency Buildings, St. John’s Hospital, Livingston