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2022 Intensive Care Registrars

Job posted: 16/06/2021
Applications close: 03/10/2021 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 170945

Reference: 170945

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

Barwon Doctors



  • Provide best care, every person, every day, so that everyone feels better

  • Be recognised, be challenged, be your best

  • Lifestyle! A stone throw from the Surf Coast, Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road


Area Profile


Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers.


Enjoy the range of lifestyle choices Geelong has to offer including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices and high standard of schooling options throughout the area. You will appreciate the beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries.


To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website.


Part of a Team


The ICU provides a unique opportunity to gain experience in the management of critically ill adult and paediatric patients in a supervised supportive environment. Our trainees are involved in the management of complex cardiothoracic patients with learning opportunities in trans thoracic and trans oesophageal echocardiography.


Our ICU is a Tier 2 site for adult ECMO in Victoria allowing trainees to develop and gain experience in the decision making around ECMO initiation, management and weaning of this complex critical care support. Participation in the hospital Rapid Response System through the Medical Emergency Team and Code Blue Team provide exposure to acutely unwell patients and opportunities to develop and practice management in this area and also to develop and consolidate team leading and participation skills.


About the Role


Our ICU is focused on providing high quality patient care and excellent clinical training in a supportive, friendly collaborative multidisciplinary environment. Our medical staff are supportive by highly skilled nursing and allied health staff who assist us in providing best care to our patients. We have a well-developed formal education program which is augmented by regular morbidity and mortality meetings, ECMO and MET audits. There is a very established research team with participation in national and multinational trials and we have assisted many CICM trainees with completion of their formal projects. We have regular Safety and Quality meetings with focus on providing and monitoring delivery of high quality safe care to our patients.


The department also delivers BASIC and Paediatrics BASIC courses.


The iValidate program (Identifying Values, Listening, and Advising High Risk Patients in Acute Care) is a highly regarded locally developed communication program delivered by experts in communication, ethics and end of life care to improve communication and shared decision making for end of life care.  This course if offered to all our ICU trainees.


Download our position description from Barwon Health Careers and read all about specifics of the role. Alternatively if you wish to speak directly to the Clinical Head of Unit or Director of Medical Workforce the contact details can be found at Barwon Health Careers.


If you have the qualifications and aptitude along with excellent interpersonal skills and the commitment to improving patient care, this may be the role for you!


What we offer


Attractive salary packaging benefits!



  • Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments

  • Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure


Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability and people with diverse backgrounds.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au.


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2022 Intensive Care Registrars

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Dr Martina Nichonghaile - 03 4215 1723
martina.nichonghaile@barwonhealth.org.au
Rsoemary Finnemore - 03 4215 1723

2022 Intensive Care Registrars