Australian Paramedics Association Tasmania
PO Box 559
Rosny Park 7018
Sponsor: Ms Kristie Johnston
Posting Date: 12/8/2021
Closing Date: 12/2/2022
Tabled Date: 10/3/2022
Responded Minister: Premier on 27/10/2022
The petition of the undersigned citizens of Tasmania draws to the attention of the House the chronic State-wide under resourcing of Ambulance Tasmania.
Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to approve the appointment of an additional 229 full-time employees (FTE), which consists of an immediate recruitment of 119 FTE, followed by the subsequent employment of an additional 110 FTE and supporting resources over a period of 3 years for a total of 188 frontline paramedics, 16 State Operation Centre staff and 25 non-operational support staff.