Under the direct supervision of the Consultant, Registrars are responsible for the in-patient and out-patient medical management of children.
2. Shares the responsibility for Labour Ward/OT cover of newborn and emergency duties.
3. Responsibility for administrative duties (e.g. review of results of investigations, patient records) which arise as a consequence of these clinical duties.
4. Undertake responsibility for the admissions and day to day care of children admitted / referred to the paediatric department under consultant supervision.
5. Appropriately deal with paediatric problems in other areas e.g. the Accident and Emergency Department or other wards in the hospital in related cases.