Junior assistants and clinical traineeships in the intensive care unit

You will work full-time in the intensive care unit (Monday to Friday 07.00h - 17.00h)

Assignment for supervision and teaching:

  • Mentoring during the daily routine by the assigned assistant doctor
  • Selective teaching/supervision by senior physician
  • Pre-examining and evaluating patients and making therapeutic suggestions with the aim of admitting stable patients
  • Writing an exit report for patients without complications
  • Participate in the daily ward round
  • Participate in training events.
  • Get to know intensive care medicine and the associated techniques and monitoring methods of various kinds

  • Neurological: assessment of the GCS, delirium problems Cardiovascular: monitoring options, interpretation of the invasive blood pressure curve and central venous pressure. Insertion of an arterial catheter.
  • Lungs: options for oxygen administration, mask ventilation, basic features of intensive care ventilation techniques, indications for non-invasive ventilatory support
  • Gastrointestinal tract: basics of parenteral/enteral nutrition, blood sugar management, insertion of a gastric tube.
  • Kidney: basic renal replacement procedures
  • Infectiology: Common infectiological clinical pictures in intensive care medicine, microbiological clarification options
  • Interpretation of arterial blood gas analysis, chest X-ray and ECG
  • Basic principles of volume and vasoactive drug administration
  • Ethical and social aspects of intensive care patient care

  • There is an annual quota of vacancies.

  • Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Program duration

  • Two to three months, from the first day of the first month to the last day of the last month. A combination with 2 months of anesthesia is possible.

Application modalities

Send your complete application with

  • Curriculum vitae in tabular form
  • personal details
  • career
  • Details of all clinical traineeships, including those planned
  • Topic of doctoral thesis
  • photo
  • Certificate of enrollment
  • Physics certificate

for a junior assistant position please send an e-mail to the Intensive Care Unit office.