ED Paediatrics

ED Paediatrics

The Emergency Department rotation is a critical care rotation where doctors in training will have an opportunity to assess and manage acutely undifferentiated and potentially unwell patients within the Emergency Department. This will include history taking, a focussed clinical examination and targeted investigations in attempting to reach a diagnosis and disposition for patients coming through the Emergency Department, which will include concise documentation and referrals to various specialties. 

Appropriate communication with paediatric patients and their carers. Opportunity to perform minor procedures including, IV cannulation and suturing.  

Unit Information

Head of Unit
Keith Amarkone
Term Supervisor
Keith Amarkone
Supervisor Email
Available To
Number of HMO2/2+ positions
PGY2 Clinical Experience
A. Undifferentiated Illness
Minimum IMG Level
Level 2 Supervision

Term Description - Unit Handbook - ROVERs

Unit Handbook Last Update
January 1, 2023