Meet the Team

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The St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne ICU has a long and rich history, with the first iteration of the ICU being established in 1961

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Our friendly attitude, light-heartedness and empathy are the key attributes of our wonderful culture and high staff retention rates

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Led by A/Prof John Santamaria (Director), we have a group of Intensive Care Specialists with wide and complementary skillsets

Philippe Thomas NUM SVHM ICU


Our ICU is staffed by an experienced team of critical care nurses led by NUM Philippe Thomas and a core group of ANUMs

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Allied Health

Our doctors and nurses treat complex patient illnesses, whilst our allied health staff work on accelerating rehabilitation and providing pyschosocial support

Photo Gallery

Gain an insight into our ICU through photos of our staff, training scenarios and patients being cared for