The Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR) have released the final draft version of the new and revised Guidelines. ANZCOR guidelines have been and will be developed through the collaboration of the Australian and New Zealand Resuscitation Councils for application in both countries. ANZCOR guidelines promote best practice in all aspects of resuscitation, […]
PA Director, and NSW rural paramedic, Matthew Simpson was the Young Leader Award winner in the Hesta Primary Health Care Awards announced last night. Matt won the award for his work in driving patient care through mentoring, training and improving processes for paramedics. Working as a Paramedic Specialist – Intensive and Extended Care with NSW […]
November 6, 2015 will go down in history as the landmark day it was agreed for Australian paramedics to be nationally registered. Please see the attached official Communique from the COAG Health Ministers’ meeting held today. We can further confirm that Jill Hennessy, Victorian Minister for Health, took the lead, presenting a paper on the […]
PA provides a comprehensive summary of the activities for the year in the Annual Report. View the Annual Report for 2015.
Professor Ian Jacobs served the Australian Resuscitation Council for 25 years and excelled in national and international resuscitation research, knowledge dissemination and collaboration. The Australian Resuscitation Council is establishing the Ian Jacobs Fellowship as a lasting tribute to his memory. The ARC Ian Jacobs Fellowship is planned to be awarded annually at the discretion of […]
Ian Patrick ASM FPA, PA’s Immediate Past President is embarking on a new challenge. Following a three and a half year role as Director of PIPER – Paediatric Infant Perinatal Emergency Retrieval at Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital Ian will start his new role as General Manager, Clinical and Community Services at Ambulance Victoria. We congratulate […]