On 12 April 2012, Ian Patrick, President of Paramedics Australasia accompanied by Les Hotchin (Secretary) and Alan Eade (Director) met with the Hon John Hill MP, Minister for Health and Ageing, Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse in South Australia.

The key topic of discussion was paramedic registration, as well as the upcoming consultation sessions to be held across Australia on the registration topic. Minister Hill restated his support for Paramedic Registration.