Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
Jody had an interest in sciences whilst at school. She investigated different degree courses and decided that audiology would be both an interesting course and give her good career prospects once she was qualified. As a student her placement was at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust and she was lucky enough to be offered a job by the Trust when she completed her degree course. She has since completed a Masters in Audiology.
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The UK average salary is £29,813
There are 37.5 hours in the average working week
The UK workforce is 47% female and 53% male
- Examines patient, arranges for any necessary x-rays or other tests and interprets results;
- Diagnoses condition and prescribes and/or administers appropriate treatment/surgery;
- Administers medical tests and inoculations against communicable diseases;
- Supervises patient’s progress and advises on diet, exercise and other preventative action;
- Refers patient to specialist where necessary and liaises with specialist;
- Prepares and delivers lectures, undertakes research, and conducts and participates in clinical trials;
- Supervises the implementation of care and treatment plans by other healthcare providers.
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