Latest ACP news


Sep, 2022

Paramedicine Workforce Research partner announced

The College is pleased to announce that a consortium of academics and universities led by Dr Liz Thyer from Western Sydney Univer...


Sep, 2022

Paramedics have a vital role to play in the planned expansion of urgent care services in NSW and VIC

The College welcomes the New South Wales and Victorian governments’ joint announcement this week to establish a further 50 urgent...


Jun, 2022

Australasian paramedics celebrated in the launch of International Paramedics Day

Friday, July 8, 2022, marks the inaugural International Paramedics Day that celebrates the work undertaken by paramedics and fi...


May, 2022

Media statement: 2022 federal election an opportunity to reshape the health landscape

MEDIA STATEMENT Tuesday, 24 May 2022 The Australasian College of Paramedicine congratulates the successful candidates in the 2022...


May, 2022


May, 2022

College Chair Ryan Lovett joins ABC's RN Breakfast Health Panel

Speaking on an ABC Radio National Breakfast Health Panel this morning, College Chair Ryan Lovett said ambulance ramping was a sy...


May, 2022

Health system in distress: how ambulance ramping became a major problem

In The Guardian (7 May 2022), John Bruning, the Australasian College of Paramedicine’s CEO, was interviewed on our health system,...


Apr, 2022

Media statement: ALP Urgent Care Centres funding pledge a great opportunity for paramedics and a step in the right direction for improving health outcomes for the people of Australia

MEDIA STATEMENT Wednesday, April 13, 2022 The Australasian College of Paramedicine welcomes the Australian Labor Party’s announce...


Mar, 2022

Media statement: Federal budget a missed opportunity for paramedics to support improved health outcomes for all Australians

MEDIA STATEMENT Wednesday March 30 2022 “Paramedics are part of the solution, and it is imperative that they are recognised as su...


Feb, 2022

SA Labor Party’s paramedic services funding pledge a welcome step forward in expanding paramedic support to regional communities

MEDIA STATEMENT Thursday 24 February 2022 SA Labor Party’s paramedic services funding pledge a welcome step forward in expanding...