Latest ACP news


Oct, 2022

College Chair, Ryan Lovett, joins 6PR Breakfast with Gareth Parker

More than 2,000 Australian paramedics are working in the UK, prompting calls for governments to do more to promote their return. I...


Oct, 2022

Federal budget opens the door to broadening the scope of paramedic practice

MEDIA RELEASE Tuesday October 25 2022 The Australasian College of Paramedicine welcomes the $235 million funding allocation towar...


Oct, 2022

Submission: Vic Health Workforce Strategy

Paramedics are key to a sustainable health workforce strategy The Australasian College of Paramedicine (the College) welcomes the...


Sep, 2022

College advocacy elicits review of ANZSCO professional classification for paramedics

The College’s advocacy efforts, among others, on behalf of paramedics as part of the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ recent revie...


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...