ICU Intensivist Part Time 0.6 VMO

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 23/09/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 58841

Reference: 58841

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Position Title: Intensive Care Consultant, Part-time 0.6 VMO position
Location: The Royal Melbourne Hospital – City Campus, Parkville

Award: Hospital Specialists (8)

Commencement: October 2021

About the Role:

This exciting position offers the opportunity to join a dynamic Intensive Care Unit (ICU) team that provides intensive care to critically ill patients at a large healthcare campus, comprising the Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH), the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (Peter McCallum Cancer Centre) and the Royal Women’s Hospital.  The ICU is a state-of-the art 42 bed capacity unit that opened in 2016. The RMH is a level one trauma centre and state referral centre for stroke.   The RMH ICU admits nearly 3000 patients per year and, as a level one trauma centre and a state referral centre for stroke services, provides intensive care support for a wide variety of clinical presentations. In 2020, Melbourne Health implemented a new electronic medical record platform to assist with such clinical care.

The successful applicant is expected to substantially contribute to academic enterprises within the ICU, with a view to a conjoint appointment (honorary) to the University of Melbourne.

Selection Criteria


1. Registration with the Medical Board of Australia

2. Fellowship of the College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand (or equivalent)

Highly Desirable:

  1. Postgraduate higher degree (MD or PhD)

  2. Established academic potential, with an outstanding and current track record of research outputs or academic achievement.

  3. Experience providing intensive care services supported by an electronic medical record.

Why The Royal Melbourne Hospital?

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is a values based organisation. Working with Melbourne Health is a rewarding experience, offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement.

The position includes access to:

• Salary Packaging

• Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; staff gym, staff health service and peer support program.

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory police records check.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital values a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is an award winning health care service and is Victoria’s second largest public health service. The Royal Melbourne Hospital provides comprehensive acute, sub-acute, general, specialist medical and mental health services through both inpatient and community based facilities through the following services: The Royal Melbourne Hospital – City Campus, The Royal Melbourne Hospital – Royal Park Campus, North Western Mental Health, RMH Kidney Care Service and Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory.  The Royal Melbourne ICU provides adult critical care services to the Royal Women’s Hospital and the Victorian Comprehensive cancer Centre (VCCC).

Contact Name:                                                A/Professor Christopher MacIsaac

Contact Phone:                                               03 9342 9254

Applications Close:                                          17 September 2021

ICU Intensivist Part Time 0.6 VMO

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A/Prof Chris MacIsaac - 0393429254

ICU Intensivist Part Time 0.6 VMO