Timing for On-calls
Long Days 0800 - 2030, Nights 2000 - 0830.
1201 Senior registrar
1211 Obstetric registrar
1213 Trauma reg between 0730-1730 Monday to Friday
Anaesthetic SHO out of hours and weekends
Responds to pain and recovery calls even during the day
1212 ITU reg
There are two General consultants on call:
1st on - Call first between 9pm and 8am weekdays
2nd on - Call first between 5pm and 9pm weekdays
2nd on call - Call first 8am to 6pm
1st on - Call first 6pm to 8am
Paediatric on-call anaesthetist
Call for age <3 or ASA 3-5
The on-calls can be very busy and the Anaesthetic consultants will often be in the hospital with you.
If you are holding 1201 you need to be aware of how many clinical areas are running.
The Obs reg is expected to help on the General side but must be free to go to Labour ward at anytime
SHOs cannot intubate alone in A&E unless extreme emergency and the Anaesthetic consultant is on their way in.
1213 Bleep will get pain calls out of hours. The Pain nurse should handover at 1700 and attend morning handover. Handover information is left in Theatre 7 (Emergency theatre).
Other Useful Bleeps
Theatre Co-Ordinator 1655
ODP Co- Ordinator 1651
Trauma ODP 6345
Obstetric ODP 1672
Lindo ODP 1675