Intensivist - Department of Critical Care Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
- Work in the major teaching hospital of the University of Auckland Faculty of Medical and Health Services
Auckland City Hospital is a 750 bed acute general hospital which provides secondary services to central Auckland and is the provider of most tertiary services to the Auckland and Northland regions and a number of national Quaternary services. We are the major teaching hospital of the University of Auckland faculty of medical and health sciences.
The Department of critical care medicine is one of two adult intensive care units at Auckland City Hospital. The DCCM currently has 17 funded beds; 13 intensive care and 4 high dependency beds. We have 1500 admissions a year and our caseload comprises general intensive care, neuro intensive care, trauma, tertiary surgical services and abdominal organ transplantation. Cardiothoracic and vascular intensive care is provided in the Cardiovascular ICU.
This role will require you to
Have an ICU qualification that is recognised for specialist registration in New Zealand
Provide tertiary level intensive care knowledge and skills to patients within intensive care and to patients on the wards as required
Participate in a rotating senior medical staff roster
Participate in junior medical staff and nursing staff supervision and teaching
Participate in intensive care unit activities related to quality, data, audit and research
Develop and provide leadership in one area of intensive care that will enhance our ability to provide the best outcome for our patients
As the ideal candidate, you will be either registered or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Please note, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please click here.
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Children's Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.
This position is a Children’s Worker role as defined by the Act.
Applications close: 31 August 2019