Category: Minister for Ambulance Services

Giving Paramedics New Skills And Rural Communities Better Care

The Andrews Labor Government is expanding the role of paramedics working in rural communities to improve patient care when an emergency strikes. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today unveiled the Advanced Paramedic Roles Implementation Pilot, which will trial new roles for paramedics in rural communities. The advanced paramedic roles will be trialled in new […]

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Backing Gippsland’s Paramedics To Deliver The Best Care

Patients in Traralgon will get the urgent care they need faster and paramedics now have the safe, modern base they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today joined hard-working paramedics to open the cutting-edge Traralgon Ambulance Station on Princes Street. The new branch will replace the small Campbell […]

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Warrnambool Leading The Way In Record Low Ambulance And Surgery Wait Times

Ambulances are responding faster to life-threatening emergencies in the City of Warrnambool, while elective surgery waiting lists are at record lows. The latest performance data released today shows the Andrews Labor Government’s major health funding boosts and reforms to Victoria’s ambulance system are delivering big benefits to Warrnambool patients when they need it most. For […]

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Shepparton Leading The Way In Record Low Ambulance And Surgery Wait Times

Ambulances are responding faster to life-threatening emergencies in the City of Greater Shepparton, while elective surgery waiting lists are at record lows. The latest performance data released today shows the Andrews Labor Government’s major health funding boosts and reforms to Victoria’s ambulance system are delivering big benefits to Shepparton patients when they need it most. […]

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Latrobe Leading The Way In Record Low Ambulance And Surgery Wait Times

Ambulances are responding faster to life-threatening emergencies in the City of Latrobe, while elective surgery waiting lists are at record lows. The latest performance data released today shows the Andrews Labor Government’s major health funding boosts and reforms to Victoria’s ambulance system are delivering big benefits to Gippsland patients when they need it most. For […]

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Geelong Leading The Way In Record Low Ambulance And Surgery Wait Times

Ambulances are responding faster to life-threatening emergencies in the City of Greater Geelong, while elective surgery waiting lists are at record lows. The latest performance data released today shows the Andrews Labor Government’s major health funding boosts and reforms to Victoria’s ambulance system are delivering big benefits to Geelong patients when they need it most. […]

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Ballarat Leading The Way In Record Low Ambulance And Surgery Wait Times

Ambulances are responding faster to life-threatening emergencies in the City of Ballarat, while elective surgery waiting lists are at record lows. The latest performance data released today shows the Andrews Labor Government’s major health funding boosts and reforms to Victoria’s ambulance system are delivering big benefits to Ballarat patients when they need it most. For […]

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Cutting-Edge Stroke Ambulance Saving Lives

More Victorian stroke patients are surviving and returning home thanks to Australia’s first ever dedicated stroke ambulance. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today joined the paramedics, stroke nurses and radiographers that operate the cutting-edge ambulance, which can assess patients on the spot to speed up treatment and save lives. The specially equipped ambulance has […]

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Graduate Paramedics Hit The Road To Save Lives

Nearly 100 paramedics are ready to hit the road and help save lives and give Victorians the treatment they deserve. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today joined Ambulance Victoria’s latest batch of graduate paramedics at a ceremony at Etihad Stadium. A total of 98 paramedics have now completed their 12-month Ambulance Victoria Graduate Ambulance […]

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Getting It Done: New Hoppers Crossing Ambulance Station

Paramedics now have the facilities they need to respond to emergencies faster with the opening of a state-of-the-art ambulance branch in Hoppers Crossing. Member for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy and Member for Tarneit Telmo Languiller today officially opened the new $3 million ambulance station in Bethany Drive, Tarneit. The facility has four ambulance bays, six bedrooms, […]

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