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16 04, 2018

COMPLETION OF VACIS ePCR

By |2018-05-13T00:02:01+11:00April 16th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 015 April 13, 2018 COMPLETION OF VACIS ePCR The Union is aware that members are being directed by Ambulance Victoria (AV) to clear cases prior to a VACIS patient care record being properly completed. The vast majority of crews do their utmost to respond to all cases as quickly [...]

2 04, 2018

2018 AEA-V Parent Forum

By |2018-05-05T00:11:32+11:00April 2nd, 2018|AV, Latest News|0 Comments

AV 014 March 28, 2018 2018 AEA-V Parent Forum The AEA-V is holding a parent forum for members to discuss issues including: Flexible Working Arrangements Part Time work AEA-V Parent Handbook Lactation facilities Childcare and Nanny services RTW and CiBOR requirements Reserve and Relieving RDP opportunities Current research discussing the [...]

2 04, 2018

Roster Reform

By |2018-04-28T00:00:18+11:00April 2nd, 2018|AV, Latest News|0 Comments

AV 013 March 28, 2018 Roster Reform The Union has been contacted by a number of teams regarding proposed changes to rosters to facilitate the introduction of the 10 hour shift. Ambulance Victoria cannot unilaterally change any existing roster without consultation with the affected employees. Tony Walker assured the Union [...]

19 03, 2018

Discrimination Against Pregnant Women in AV

By |2018-04-24T00:01:39+11:00March 19th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 010 March 15, 2018 Discrimination Against Pregnant Women in AV Today, a year after Ambulance Victoria celebrated 30 years of women in Ambulance, pregnant Referral Service Triage Practitioners (RSTP) on safe duties are being denied the same allowances as the rest of their workmates while performing the same work. [...]

19 03, 2018

Medication Disclosure

By |2018-04-24T00:01:38+11:00March 19th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 008 March 16, 2018 Medication Disclosure The union has recently been contacted by members regarding the requirement to disclose medication which may impair function to your Team Manager as part of Ambulance Victoria’s Alcohol and other Drugs Policy. Ambulance Victoria presently has no policy or procedure regarding the confidential [...]

14 03, 2018

Rural Spares & Travel Allowance

By |2018-04-23T00:00:37+11:00March 14th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 007 March 9, 2018 Rural Spares & Travel Allowance The Union has recently been contacted by many paramedics regarding the travel allowance and its application to rural paramedics who are rostered “Spare”. The travel allowance clause of the Agreement provides as follows: 26.22     Travelling Allowance An employee, other than [...]

14 03, 2018

Industrial Update February 2018

By |2018-04-22T00:03:20+11:00March 14th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 006 February 22, 2018 Industrial Update February 2018 There are presently a number of on-going industrial matters. Please see below for a summary. National Patient Transport (NPT) Negotiations are continuing with the employer seeking to remove paid meal breaks, reduce shift allowances and offering wage increases in line with CPI [...]

6 02, 2018

How are you travelling?

By |2018-03-05T00:08:38+11:00February 6th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 004 February 5, 2018 How are you travelling? Upcoming AEAV Mental Health Forums - Melbourne & Sale, Gippsland - The forthcoming “How are you travelling?” meetings for February to be held in Sale & Melbourne will be held on: Gippsland: Thursday, 8th February 2018 1830 hrs at the Sale [...]

17 01, 2018

Metro East Roster Trials

By |2018-02-18T20:22:30+11:00January 17th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 003 January 10, 2018 Metro East Roster Trials Several branches in Metro East are trialling new rosters which includes shifts of 10 and 12 hour duration. Some of those shifts have been finishing at midnight.  Also some afternoon shifts on weekends have been finishing at 0200 hours. Teams are [...]

17 01, 2018

How are you travelling?

By |2018-02-18T20:23:11+11:00January 17th, 2018|AV|0 Comments

AV 002 January 9, 2018 How are you travelling? Upcoming AEAV Mental Health Forums - Sale, Gippsland - The forthcoming “How are you travelling?” meeting for January to be held in Sale will be held on: Gippsland: Monday, 15th January 2018 1830 hrs at the Sale Hospital (rear the old Chest Unit), 155 [...]