1 12, 2023

1,900 ambos boycott registration renewal

By |2023-12-01T11:08:08+11:00December 1st, 2023|HSU NSW, Latest News|0 Comments

Furious paramedics have written to the Premier pleading for a pay offer, as 1900 of them will be unable to administer clinical procedures in a month. “Used and let down” paramedics have written to NSW Premier Chris Minns, urging his government to honour an election promise to drastically improve pay and conditions. More than [...]

13 09, 2023

Ambulance response times improving but government says ‘long way to go’ to fix ramping

By |2023-09-13T16:50:07+10:00September 13th, 2023|Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

New data shows the most serious emergency call-outs are now arriving on time with 146 extra ambos on our roads – but the government admits ramping still isn’t fixed. The majority of priority one and priority two ambulance call-outs are now arriving on time, new data shows – but the government admits there is [...]

13 09, 2023

Shock new Victorian ambulance data ramps up call for action

By |2023-09-13T16:38:20+10:00September 13th, 2023|AV, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Victorian patients continue to suffer long wait times to access hospital treatment, with new data out today showing paramedics have spent more than a cumulative century waiting for patients to be admitted to hospital. Internal Ambulance Victoria documents, released under Freedom of Information, show that transport crews have spent in excess of 523,000 hours [...]

17 07, 2023

Operational Research in Health (ORH) Report highlights need for more paramedics

By |2023-07-17T16:00:15+10:00July 17th, 2023|AV, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recently we received the Operational Research in Health (ORH) Report, a crucial analysis that will play a significant role in shaping Ambulance Tasmania's growth and strategic direction over the next decade. The comprehensive work conducted by ORH involved a detailed retrospective analysis of operational activity across Tasmania, coupled with predictive modeling to forecast future [...]

2 05, 2023

ARU Recruitment Process

By |2023-07-17T15:53:46+10:00May 2nd, 2023|AV, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The VAU has received a large volume of complaints about Ambulance Victoria’s recent recruitment processes for the ALS Ambulance Response Unit (ARU). This has been a protracted and poorly executed process leading to extreme frustration, anger, and disappointment amongst members who have applied for these positions. On 1 April 2023, the VAU was informed [...]

26 04, 2023

Thank You South Australia

By |2023-04-26T16:01:34+10:00April 26th, 2023|AV, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SA Ambulance Service Full Roll Out Plan On behalf of our Ambos and support staff members, we thank all of those in the SA Community who supported the Ambulance Employees Association’s (AEA) Safe Staffing campaign which was necessary to ensure the state’s ambulance service is safely resourced across Adelaide and our regions. Thank [...]

26 04, 2023

Health Service Union’s call for ‘wanding’ to detect knives after paramedic’s stabbing death

By |2023-04-26T15:54:51+10:00April 26th, 2023|AV, Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Health Service Union’s call for ‘wanding’ to detect knives after paramedic’s stabbing death An ambulance union is pushing for the trial of metal-detecting wands so police can uncover concealed knives in the wake of the horror stabbing death of paramedic Steven Tougher. Doubling the penalties for carrying a concealed weapon, and expanding police [...]

20 01, 2023

AV Bargaining Coming Up

By |2023-01-20T15:51:45+11:00January 20th, 2023|AV, Latest News|0 Comments

Officials have been consolidating the log of claims feedback from late last year. In the coming weeks, officials will be working closely with delegates to formulate a comprehensive log of claims that speaks to and represents the interests of all Ambulance staff working for Ambulance Victoria. If members want to learn more about the [...]

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