Orkney also offers fantastic lifestyle opportunities. Innez Moss is on the Rural GP Fellowship program in Orkney. Here is what she has to say about her time in Orkney:-
"I returned to Orkney last August after studying medicine at
I have focused on improving my skills to cover the single-handed island practises and completed three BASICS courses. In addition I am completing the Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine and Level 1 and 2a Diving medicine courses so I can participate in the running of the local diving Chamber which treats divers who become unwell while diving in the
I am happy to respond to any enquiries about working in Orkney and my email is firstname.lastname@example.org "
Orkney features both in our Rural Track Program, which has 2 posts based in Orkney, and also in our 4 year Grampian Programs, which include a 6 month posting in Orkney in the first year. As with all our rural general hospitals these posts get excellent feedback from our trainees, especially for the hands on experience and great support.
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