WHAT DOES IT TAKE?


Experience in acute care, especially management of respiratory and cardiac emergencies (such as the management of arrhythmias and acute coronary syndromes, and the management of ventilated patients) is essential. Experience working in private healthcare facilities is highly desirable.


Application criteria for all applicants

  • A minimum of three years post-graduate clinical experience

  • Current BLS & ACLS certificate

  • Fluent in English (written, grammar and spoken language)

  • Computer literacy

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Valid passport

  • Eligible for a USA C1D visa

  • Commitment to a minimum of one year employment (two 4-month contracts)


Doctors

  • Qualified doctors with MBChB or MBBCh

  • Registered as an independent medical practitioner with the HPCSA, or other recognised local medical professional councils

  • You should have at least 6 months uninterrupted emergency experience

  • A DipPEC is strongly adivsed


Nurses

  • Qualified Registered Nurses

  • Registered with the SANC, or other recognised local nursing councils

  • You should have at least 6 months uninterrupted emergency experience


Paramedics

  • Qualified ALS (Advanced Life Support) Paramedics

  • Registered as an independent medical practitioner with the HPCSA

  • ALS, ECT, ECP, CCA, NDip, BTech