Emergency Medicine - Canberra Hospital

  • 24 hour emergency cover supervision provided at all times by emergency medicine physicians. After hours supervision provided by registrars.
  • Management trauma centre in Canberra region
  • Annually 53,000 patients managed with admission rate of around 30%
  • In any one term up to 24 junior medical staff rostered to do emergency
  • Exposure to wide range of procedures including basic and advanced life support, plaster cast application, suturing, intubation and many others
  • Daily unit tutorials and daily teaching ward rounds
  • Extensive opportunities for involvement in research
  • Department has a paediatrician working full time in emergency to ensure all JMOs have support when assessing and managing paediatric patients

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