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Last Updated: October 29, 2019
Category: Long-term Positions Available

GP Required for new integrated care service

General practitioner for a new community based Integrated Care Service Development

Virtue Integrated Elder Care invites applications for the post of General Practitioner to our new Integrated Care Service development. The integrated care development is a new service model with the aim of keeping the frail elder person staying within their own home. The GP will lead a multidisciplinary primary care team with the focus on a single point of entry for the frail elder person along a continuum of care offered by Virtue. These services include day services, nurse led home care and residential supports if and when required.

Interested Applicants must have the following essential criteria:

  • Must hold a certificate of specific training / acquired in General Practice issued under EU Directive 93/16 by the medical council.
  • Must be registered to practice as a General Practitioner

Skills competencies / characteristics:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of current National and International policy for the older person towards integrated care.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the acute and long-term sector and best practice in the area of community care
  • An understanding of the strategic initiatives being undertaken to create pathways between acute services and community to allow a reduction in hospital admissions for the older person and to facilitate early discharges.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the frail elder population and appreciation for the elder person to be supported at home in the community
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills including advocating for the will and preference of the older person

Interested Candidates should apply with an up-to-date CV to Mr Radek Warchola, Group Human Resources Manager at and informal queries may be directed to Ms Rowena Armstrong, Operations Manager for the Integrated Care Team at

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