The Australian Health Ministers Conference (AHMC) is currently working on a new framework for health workforce innovation and reform, which is intended to establish the direction for future workforce development.  The structure will be one of thinking, planning and action that will support a sustainable health workforce in response to changing population health needs, demographics and technologies.

Health Workforce Australia (HWA) has developed a draft Strategic Framework that is currently open for feedback.  A series of national consultations are being held and there is an open call for stakeholders to provide written submissions.

Paramedics Australasia will be providing a written submission delivering feedback from the perspective of paramedics, if you have comments that you would like PA to consider please contact

Submissions close on 27 May and additional information can be found at the HWA website.