Intensive Care Medicine Senior Fellow - Cardiothoracic & Vascular Intensive Care Unit
Positioned in the centre of one of the world’s most desirable cities, the Cardiothoracic and Vascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) at Auckland City Hospital is a stand-
alone Intensive Care facility with staffing for 16 ICU and 7 HDU beds (www.adhb.govt.nz / achicu / ). We provide intensive care to patients following all cardiothoracic and vascular surgery including heart and lung transplantation.
Complex valvular surgery is common given the region’s high incidence of rheumatic heart disease. We also manage patients with cardiogenic shock and pulmonary embolism.
Additionally, we provide a national ECMO service to adults, including provision of an ECMO retrieval team. There are around 2200 ICU admissions and 800 HDU admissions per year.
The unit has accreditation for training from the College of Intensive Care Medicine (CICM). An active program in transoesophageal and transthoracic echocardiography exists on the CVICU.
We are inviting applications for a senior fellowship position in CVICU starting in June 2018. Ideally the successful applicant will have completed a postgraduate examination in intensive care medicine and possibly completed (or have six months remaining) all of their post graduate training time in intensive care medicine.
During the second six months of this position you will take part in the consultant on call roster (with appropriate supervision).
This position fulfils CICM’s requirement for a senior registrar position. You must either have or be eligible for general or post graduate trainee registration with the New Zealand Medical Council (www.
mcnz.org.nz) Click here for Position Description Please contact the Supervisor of Training, Dr Sara Jane Allen saraa adhb.
govt.nz or Dr Andrew McKee, Clinical Director CVICU on andrewm adhb.govt.nz Apply now at www.careers.adhb.govt.nz with reference to CEN08240 or send your latest CV with cover note to Emma Flay Recruitment Consultant at eflay adhb.
govt.nz quoting job title and reference number. Closing date for applications is 30 July 2018 Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.
As this position will be occasionally in contact with persons under 17 years of age this position has been deemed as a Core Children's Worker as defined by the Act.
For the largest health sector job board in New Zealand visit www.kiwihealthjobs.com This position is a Core Children's worker under the VCA & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts