Free staff parking at present with plenty of spaces if you can get a permit… just get there between before 9am.
Public TransportMake a change
Worcester Shrub Hill Train Station, modest 20-25 minutes walk to the hospital.
X38 bus from town to the hospital. Comes every 20 minutes.
Notes & systemsMake a change
Entirely paper-based. Paper prescribing. Paper ward rounds.
Blood requests and Radiology all online.
Smartcard usage to access patient GP records - very useful for accurate PMHx.
Food & CanteenMake a change
Staff canteen expensive for what it is and only open 08:00-1700. Costa available until 18:00.
Facilities & Doctors MessMake a change
Weekly free pizza on a Friday. Enough space to relax but a very basic space. Apparently they’re building a new one soon.
Junior Doctors live in Redditch or Worcester.
Some can live in Birmingham if have family there but is a minimum 40 minute drive.