APA (NSW) Member Update – Paramedicine Council Membership Applications Open

APA (NSW) Member Update Paramedicine Council Membership Applications Open Thursday 10 May 2018 Dear Member, As many of you know professional registration of paramedics will likely occur by the end of 2018. As part of this process, the Paramedicine Council of NSW will be established to manage complaints about registered paramedics and students. The Council’s main responsibility[…]

APA (NSW) Member Update – Threatened Disciplinary Action 

APA (NSW) Member Update Threatened Disciplinary Action  Thursday 26 April 2018 Dear Member, NSWA never ceases to surprise us with their blatant lack of support for their staff.   NSWA has started to issue letters alleging misconduct and threatening termination despite employees acting in accordance with the Award, policies and legislation. In one situation, where paramedics refused to[…]

APA (NSW) Member Update – Single Trainee Paramedic Responses 

APA (NSW) Member Update   Single Trainee Paramedic Responses Wednesday 4 April 2018 Dear Member, Members have reported instances whereby trainee paramedics are being responded single. This is unacceptable and shows how just how desperate and heavily under resourced the NSW Ambulance is.   It is APA (NSW)’s position that under no circumstances should trainees[…]

APA (NSW) Member Update – ICP Recruitment Survey

APA (NSW) Member Update   ICP Recruitment Survey Tuesday 20 March 2018 Dear Member, Members have expressed concerns that they have been prevented from applying for Intensive Care Paramedic (ICP) positions due to geographical restrictions imposed by NSW Ambulance. APA (NSW) has always stood for fairness and equality within the workplace, particularly with respect to recruitment processes. […]