Paramedic News

QAS Trauma Response Team for Gold Coast
QAS Trauma Response Team for Gold Coast

The Queensland Ambulance Service has announced a new Trauma Response Team for its Gold Coast service area. [youtube height=”340″ width=”640″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LYuxF6gnmo8[/youtube] This innovative and ground-breaking idea… Read More

Mad cow chases English nurse into barbed wire
Mad cow chases English nurse into barbed wire

A day in the life of a Paramedic can be as unpredictable as the weather; maybe that's the attraction of the job. One thing is for sure, becoming a Paramedic will bring a wide range of challenges and unexpected events. This recent news article appeared in a local English country newspaper. It revolves around Sarah Hammond, a nurse who went for one of her weekly countryside walks with a friend around Bourton on the Hill. As Sarah walked along admiring the green landscape, an approaching herd of curious cows created a 'domino effect' which left the mum of two with a badly broken leg and a subsequent helicopter ride by Paramedics to Cheltenham General Hospital. The saviours from the sky were paramedics from Great Western Air Ambulance who helped rescue her. Read More

New Mount Isa cadets inspire local community

PARAMEDIC students Ann Wilkinson and Jessica Age share a common goal to create a successful career as outstanding paramedics in their community. Serving the community is their focus and they hope by joining the ranks of the Mount Isa Ambulance Station will rally the Kalkadoon community, especially their family members.Becoming a qualified paramedic can open up many pathways for local community members to return back to their own regions and serve the people they know best. The Queensland Ambulance Service is an in credible organisation that can offer a solid career to those who are considering a solid future as a Paramedic. Read More