Continuing PA advocacy on behalf of paramedics, Vice-President Richard Larsen and Board Director John Richardson met recently with the Tasmanian Shadow Minister for Health and Human Services, Rebecca White MP. PA welcomed the opportunity to discuss the role and functions of Paramedics Australasia and shared the views of the profession regarding current deliberations on national paramedic registration.

Ms White shared her support for PA’s current agenda regarding national registration. Ms White said that she recognised the significant role that paramedics play in our community and understood how important national registration is to ensure the integrity of care provided by paramedics.