Woman, 81, waits 90 minutes for ambulance following suspected heart attack following football game at Adelaide Oval

April 14, 2021 An 81-year-old woman has described her “scary” 90-minute wait for an ambulance following a football game at Adelaide Oval....

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MFS firefighters join paramedics, electricity workers in mass protest from Victoria Square to Parliament House

April 1, 2021 A crowd is gathering in Victoria Square for a mega protest of ambos, firefighters and people demanding more funding. On-duty MFS officers have been warned they’ll lose pay if they attend....

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‘Broken Paramedic’ reveals pain of trying to save lives in failing system

March 29, 2021 This is the human face of frustration with SA’s ambulance services as workers and the government continue to clash over how to fix it. Read it in his own words....

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Lucas’ offer to hire 50 extra ambulance officers comes with strings

March 25, 2021 The State Government will offer to hire an extra 50 ambulance officers – but wants a trade-off of roster reforms....

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SA Health rejects claims kids were ramped in ambulances at Women’s and Children’s Hospital

March 23, 2021 Explosive claims sick or injured kids were left in ramped ambulances at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital have been flatly denied....

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Union says two deaths in Adelaide were due to a shortage of ambulances in SA

March 23, 2021 Two elderly patients died on Friday night because of ambulance delays, the union says, as it calls for the incidents to be referred to the Coroner....

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Please Print & Sign our Petition

March 17, 2021 Dear Resident of South Australia, Thank you for your interest in supporting our efforts to secure safe staffing of the SA Ambulance Service, and to eradicate the scourge of ambulance...

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Ambulance industrial action over funding starts at 5pm Wednesday

March 11, 2021 Paramedics have initiated industrial action, ceasing to bill patients who have long wait times. The union said it had not heard from the Government....

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SA ambulance officers vote no confidence in management, seven-day deadline in fight for funding to end staff shortage

March 2, 2021 Ambulance officers are threatening to not charge for ambo rides as they demand help to end ramping and chronic staff shortages....

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RAMPING DANGERS

February 26, 2021 I AM thankful that Miles Kemp survived his ordeal in hospital and he wasn’t adversely affected by the ramping and emergency department delays (“I was ramped in hospital and...

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ICAC Ann Vanstone rebukes SA Ambulance Service boss for using her name to control staff

February 25, 2021 In a rare intervention, the state’s anti-corruption watchdog has rebuked the head of the SA Ambulance Service for using her name to control staff....

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