NOTICE OF UPCOMING NSW CHAPTER ANNUAL COMMITTEE MEETING
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NOTICE OF UPCOMING NSW CHAPTER ANNUAL COMMITTEE MEETING

The Annual Chapter Meeting of the NSW Chapter will be held as follows: Date: Friday 18 January 2019 Time: 10.00am Venue: Physical venue to be confirmed. (Meeting will also be open to all members via ZOOM teleconferencing, dial in details to be advised.) All PA NSW members are warmly welcome to attend. Two committee positions...

December 20, 2018December 20, 2018by in NSW
Australian Resuscitation Council – Call for Abstracts
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Australian Resuscitation Council – Call for Abstracts

The 12th International Spark of Life Conference ‘Resuscitation – it’s about time’ will be held at the International Convention Centre on Darling Harbour, Sydney, over 9–11 May 2019. Abstracts and registrations are now open. For more information, visit https://resus.org.au/spark-of-life-conference-2019/ Abstracts close 9 March 2019.

Expressions of interest – membership of the Paramedicine Council of NSW
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Expressions of interest – membership of the Paramedicine Council of NSW

Paramedics will join the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme in late 2018. The Paramedicine Council of NSW will be established to manage complaints about registered paramedics and students in New South Wales with the Health Care Complaints Commission. Expressions of interest are invited for membership of the Paramedicine Council of NSW in the following vacancies:...

Interested in ultrasound-guided peripheral IV cannulation?
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Interested in ultrasound-guided peripheral IV cannulation?

Paramedics and final year university student paramedics are invited to register online to attend a 2.5 hour research session where they will be taught ultrasound-guided peripheral IV cannulation; and then be tested using an ultrasound and textured simulator on how well they performed two different techniques for this procedure. What is this research about? Comparing...

Scholarships now available for paic 2017
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Scholarships now available for paic 2017

The NSW Chapter is offering five scholarships to attend the 2017 Paramedics Australasia International Conference, which will be held in Melbourne over 23–25 November. This offer is open to all NSW Chapter members and NSW SPA members. Successful applicants will receive a reimbursement of the early bird conference fee after attending the event (proof of attendance...

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NSW Baird Government will act to protect title ‘paramedic’

Paramedics Australasia welcomes the announcement by the NSW Minister for Health that the Baird Government will act to protect the title ‘paramedic’. The announcement from Jillian Skinner, Minister for Health, follows on from a recent meeting of Paramedics Australasia representatives Joe Acker (NSW Chair) and Ian Patrick (Official National Registration Spokesperson) with Minister Skinner’s Chief...