Calvary Adelaide Emergency Department (South Australia)
ACEM Trainee for 6 months ED and 6 months ICU
Attractive remuneration on offer
Application Closing Date
Position available from Term 1 2021 (1st Feb 2021)
We are offering 12 months of accredited training (6 months in ED and 6 months in ICU)
The Emergency Department is an Urban District Emergency Department accredited with ACEM for 6 months training and is currently led by 10 SMOs, 6 of whom are FACEMs.
This position is well suited for advanced ACEM trainees that has airway skills. Trainees have regular protected education days and we encourage each patient interaction to be a teaching opportunity. This means that it is straightforward to accomplish the required Emergency Medicine Workplace-based Assessments (EM-WBAs). The rostering is flexible and written to suit your lifestyle. There is minimal night duty.
The Intensive Care Unit is a 14 bed Level 3 Adult Intensive Care Unit. It is a busy, dynamic unit which cares for acutely ill patients and also specialises in post-operative cardiac, general surgical and neurosurgical cases. The other expectations on this unit are to attend all MET calls throughout the hospital, transport critically ill patients both within and outside the hospital and to ensure that all care delivered is documented and communicated to the relevant members of the interdisciplinary health team.
We believe that working in the private sector should be a core part of the Emergency Medicine training curriculum. This gives the trainees the opportunity to also learn what is not taught in the text books.
Our point of difference:
The successful applicant will:
Opened in January 2020, the Emergency Department is located at the Calvary Adelaide Hospital. Centrally located at 120 Angus Street in the heart of Adelaide’s Central Business District, its state-of-the-art facilities will be supported by Calvary’s history of health care excellence in South Australia over almost 120 years.
The Calvary Adelaide Hospital is a 12-story facility that will include the 24-hour Emergency Department, 344 In-patient beds, 66 day patient beds, 2 floors of Interventional and Procedure suites, 16 operating theatres and much more……the Calvary Adelaide Hospital provides the highest quality health care to private and self-insured patients.
The Emergency Department features a contemporary design and cutting-edge medical technology, whilst offering a wide range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and rehabilitation services.
All enquiries to Dr Jarrod Koh (MBBS, FACEM) e: [email protected] m: 0421 973 394
Calvary Adelaide Emergency Department is part of the Care 24-7 group (https://care24-7.net.au/).
Our Emergency Departments are staffed by highly trained emergency physicians and a team of professional and experienced emergency nurses. We provide minimal wait times for presenting patients and have direct access to a wide range of tests, specialists and treatments.