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Careers in Nursing - ICU


The Barwon Health Intensive Care Unit (ICU) provides critical care services to the Barwon South West Region. Our 24-bed unit cares for patients of all ages with a diverse patient population that includes medical, surgical, and cardiothoracic cases.

Our collaborative programs extend to caring for adult ECMO and critically ill children. We're proud to offer a central vascular access and critical care echocardiography service to Barwon Health, ensuring the highest level of care for our patients.

But that's not all. At Barwon Health we're committed to advancing the field of critical care. We're actively involved in clinical research, and we play an essential role in critical care education for Deakin School of Medicine. We also take pride in training and mentoring junior doctors and nurses, providing them with the skills and knowledge they need to excel in their roles.

If you're looking to be part of a team that's making a real difference in the lives of critically ill patients, look no further than the Barwon Health ICU. Join us, and you'll be part of a dynamic and forward-thinking team of healthcare professionals dedicated to delivering exceptional care. Apply now!

Why work for us

Looking for a career that's not just a job, but a calling? Look no further than Barwon Health’s Intensive Care Unit. We're committed to providing exceptional care to our patients, including paediatric patients, and are part of the state-wide ECMO service.

As a member of our team, you'll receive a personalised orientation program to ensure you hit the ground running from day one. And with seven-day-a-week clinical support nurses and clinical nurse educators, you'll have all the resources you need to succeed in your role.

But that's just the beginning. At Barwon Health, we believe in investing in our team members' professional development. That's why we offer a range of exciting opportunities, including leadership positions and career development pathways, such as the ICU Discovery Program for nurses and an annual Post-graduate Critical Care Course.

We're also proud to foster a supportive and inclusive work environment that encourages personal and professional growth. When you join our team, you'll be part of a community of caring professionals who are dedicated to making a real difference in the lives of patients and their families.

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Application Process

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Last Modified: Tuesday, 21 May 2024

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