NJR Steering Committee is recruiting a new member - Independent Healthcare Sector Representative
NHS England is seeking to appoint a member with a background in the independent healthcare sector and orthopaedics to the National Joint Registry Steering Committee (NJRSC).
The NJRSC oversees the work of the National Joint Registry (NJR) which is responsible for improving patient care by finding out more about the performance of joint replacement implants and the effectiveness of surgery.
You will be required to have a broad understanding of joint replacement surgery, particularly of the knee, hip, elbow, shoulder and ankle and an ability to keep abreast of developments in the field.
The appointments are not remunerated, but expenses will be paid in line with NHS England policy. The time commitment is up to four full-day meeting per year, plus any additional sub-committee meetings which may be relevant and require your attendance.
For more information and how to apply, please see the attached information pack.
To find out more about the work of the NJR, please visit www.njrcentre.org.uk. The NJR’s latest Annual Report can be found at www.njrreports.org.uk
If you require an alternative format such as braille, large print or audio please call Kully Kanda on 0113 254 6769 quoting reference EC15-62.
The closing date for applications is midday on Tuesday 5th January 2016.
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