Professor Murphy calls on ICU doctors to tell him if they can cope

ANZICS president Dr Anthony Holley says doctors will need to work 'harder and faster' to manage the surge in critical care demand.

Professor Brendan Murphy has written to intensive care experts asking them to “respond urgently” about critical care’s surge capacity as Australia transitions to a more open, vaccinated future.

Professor Brendan Murphy.

Last Thursday, the federal Department of Health secretary sent a letter to the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society (ANZICS)