Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
ECMO Fellow - 12 month position, commencing August 2021
The Alfred Department of Intensive Care is a state of the art 45 bed unit that treats approximately 3000 patients per year.
The Alfred ICU provides Victorian state services for heart and lung transplantation (including paediatric lung transplantation), short- and long-term mechanical cardiac device, extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), burns and hyperbaric medicine. The Alfred is one of two centres providing state services for adult trauma, HIV and bone marrow transplantation (autologous and allogeneic). In addition most other surgical and medical subspecialties are represented in the case-mix in keeping with the quaternary referral centre status of The Alfred Hospital.
The Alfred Department of Intensive Care is accredited for 2 core years of training as stipulated by the College of Intensive Care Medicine (CICM). An exciting opportunity is now available for an ECMO Fellow to join the team in August 2021.
Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified medical officers who have worked in an ICU that manages > 10 ECMO cases per year.
Familiarity with other advanced cardiac mechanical support: Ventricular Assist Devices, Impella, IABP
This position is accredited for CICM Transition Year training.
Applicants should be eligible or close to being eligible for CICM Transition Year.
This is a 12 month position and commences in August 2021.
Due to the commencement date, you must hold current medical registration with AHPRA and have relevant approved working rights in Australia.
For further information, please contact Dr Paul Nixon, email@example.com
Applications close 9 March 2021
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.