Ambos’ critical response times

Wang improves, but other local shires are well down
Ambulance 01 Wk19

AMBULANCE response times in Wangaratta from last year’s quarter showed improvement despite many shires in the North East showing worsening times.

From October to December 2019, paramedics responded to a code one incident within the 15 minute benchmark 81.3 per cent of the time, with an average of 11.53 minutes.

This is a significant improvement from the first quarter of 2019, which was at 74.8 per cent for a code one incident with an average response time of 12.41 minutes.

 


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