Minimum Clinical Requirements

Minimum Clinical Requirements 

• Hold or be eligible for Specialist registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia.  NB:  If you hold a relevant overseas or Australian specialist qualification, but do not hold Specialist Registration, please refer to Senior Registrar information (see Registrar Retrieval).

• Have completed a minimum of six months experience at Training Registrar level (or equivalent) in:

1. Pre-Hospital and Retrieval Medicine 

2. Emergency medicine

3. Anaesthesia

4. Intensive care medicine, and

5. Paediatric emergency medicine or paediatric anaesthesia or paediatric intensive care medicine or 12 months in accredited mixed emergency medicine

• Should have EFAST experience and hold an EFAST certification

• Be reasonably fit – able to

1. Two arm lift 25kg to waist height

2. Carry 20kg back pack 1km

3. Run 2.4km in 15min

• Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team

• Be eligible to work in Australia without restriction, or the ability to hold a working visa

• Eligibility and successful application for an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC)

• Department of Health (DoH) support and approval scope of practice (credentialing)

To find out more about becoming a Retrieval Registrar at LifeFlight, apply online or contact us today for a confidential conversation.