Paediatrics – Shift practice and rota
A 1 in 7 full shift rota for tier 1 trainees is in operation.
On-Call for trainees:
Day: 9am – 5pm
Transitional care shift: 9am – 2pm
CAU shift: 11am – 7.30pm Monday-Thursday / 11am – 7pm Friday
Evening shift: 5pm – 9pm
Night shift: 8.30pm – 9.30am
The resident on call consultant shifts are 4 evenings in 6 weeks and 2-3 night shifts per week
The work pattern and intensity of the rota is regularly monitored by diary card exercises to ensure compliance with New Deal and EWTD guidance.