Posts in Tag: ambulance
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…
MORE than half the people who need an ambulance in Wangaratta are waiting longer than the benchmark 15 minutes.
WANGARATTA had the 10th highest number of alcohol-affected people needing an ambulance in regional Victoria last year.
AMBULANCE Victoria is contacting 19 patients may have been given sterile saline instead of pain relief medications.
EMERGENCY hospital beds will be freed up and paramedic workloads will be slashed under a new telephone referral service.
EXTRA resources have improved response times for ambulance services in the North East.
A FOUR-bed observational ward at Wangaratta’s public hospital is set for completion by December.