• 2nd Feb 2023

New Zealand paramedic numbers exceed 2,000

Manapou | To do anything to save a life

Paramedics make an enormous contribution to Aotearoa New Zealand’s healthcare system and play a critical role in supporting our communities.

Te Kaunihera Manapou | Paramedic Council (Te Kaunihera) is pleased to share that there are now 2,022 paramedics in Aotearoa New Zealand! Paramedicine became a regulated healthcare profession on the 1st Hānuere/January 2020, with paramedic registration opening for the first time on the 12th Maehe/March 2021.

Te Kaunihera and kaimahi | employees acknowledge that its mahi | work is supported by a wide range of people and organisations; Tēnā koe | Thank you for your valuable contributions! Te Kaunihera and kaimahi are looking forward to continuing its regulatory journey with your engagement and support.

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