NSW Ambulance – Critical Care Paramedic Job Location: Bankstown, Lismore, Newcastle, Orange, Tamworth, Wollongong Work Type: Permanent Full Time Award/Classification: Operational Ambulance Officers (State) Award – Critical Care Paramedic (Aeromedical) About This Role NSW Ambulance is looking for a helicopter critical care paramedic that will…
A day in the life of a Paramedic can be as unpredictable as the weather; maybe that’s the attraction of the job. One thing is for sure, becoming a Paramedic will bring a wide range of challenges and unexpected events.
This recent news article appeared in a local English country newspaper. It revolves around Sarah Hammond, a nurse who went for one of her weekly countryside walks with a friend around Bourton on the Hill.
As Sarah walked along admiring the green landscape, an approaching herd of curious cows created a ‘domino effect’ which left the mum of two with a badly broken leg and a subsequent helicopter ride by Paramedics to Cheltenham General Hospital.
The saviours from the sky were paramedics from Great Western Air Ambulance who helped rescue her.