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In the news – March News

In the news – March

News and media highlights from March 2021 ...

Latest research shows Victorians are the true heroes of 2020 News

Latest research shows Victorians are the true heroes of 2020

More Victorians than ever are stepping up to help those in need, according to the latest Victorian Ambulance Cardiac Arrest Registry (VACAR) Annual Report. The world’s largest registry of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests has revealed that 80 percent of Victorians benefitted from early invention of bystanders performing CPR. ...

EOI: Medical Advisors in primary care and psychiatry News

EOI: Medical Advisors in primary care and psychiatry

As a modern ambulance service, we want to expand and diversify our Medical Advisory Committee (MAC). ...

In the news – February News

In the news – February

News and media highlights from February 2021 ...

Community News

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Fostering care and family Community News

Fostering care and family

As a paramedic with Ambulance Victoria for eight ...

Rain drives fitness and sunshine Community News

Rain drives fitness and sunshine

Hundreds of our people and their family members have participated in fitness and wellbeing sessions ...

From writing yarns, to lights and sirens Community News

From writing yarns, to lights and sirens

In 1990, the local paramedic in Kerang stated teaching a young journalist first aid skill because both always saw each other at the same call outs. ...

Two Englishmen and a Canadian walk into a branch Community News

Two Englishmen and a Canadian walk into a branch

Things were a bit different in 1990. The clothes ...

Operations

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‘HEMS4’ turns 10 Operations

‘HEMS4’ turns 10

The south-west Victoria air ambulance helicopter ...

Not an emergency? Meet the team ready to help you. Operations

Not an emergency? Meet the team ready to help you.

When you have a minor health issue, there is a team of healthcare professionals to seek advice from – and ambulances should be saved for emergencies. ...

Patient-focused triage leads to better outcomes Operations

Patient-focused triage leads to better outcomes

Further details about how Ambulance Victoria prioritises emergency ambulances to patients in most urgent need through changes to the way Triple Zero (000) calls are triaged and ambulances are dispatched have been released. ...

Innovative stroke ambulance takes to the road Operations

Innovative stroke ambulance takes to the road

Australia’s first Stroke Ambulance will provide patients with a quicker diagnosis and treatment when it begins operation on 20 November 2017 ...