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February, 2022

People Based Rostering

25 February, 2022

The roster proposal does appear to be a positive step forward which members will benefit from and it is not radical (like the 10 hour roster concept). This People Based Rostering concept is expected to deliver these principles:

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February, 2022

MICA Pay Progression Post Panel

24 February, 2022

Recently the Victorian Ambulance Union Incorporated (VAU) received a pay query from several MICA members who have successfully completed their MICA panel yet remained paid at the Student MICA Paramedic (SMP) rate of pay for several months.

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February, 2022

Surge Workforce + Abuse Towards Rosters Members

17 February, 2022

Our surge workforce and Rosters members have been an invaluable element in the pandemic response and their contribution cannot be overstated.

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14
February, 2022

NPT Enterprise Bargaining – Log of claims update

14 February, 2022

We will be working hard to ensure any ambiguity in any EA clause is removed. The VAU would like to set up two evening member meetings to be held by Zoom to further discuss the LOC before finalising a draft for review by members.

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14
February, 2022

Ambulance Victoria Enterprise Bargaining

14 February, 2022

The VAU is seeking expressions of interest from members for inclusion in our log of claims for bargaining for a new enterprise agreement to replace the current AV Enterprise Agreement 2020.

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09
February, 2022

Emergency Department Cases – NEPT crews and direction to transport SHERP, Code Orange and Code Red

09 February, 2022

It is important to point out that the clinical expectation and scope of practice applicable to NEPT crews does NOT change as a result of SHERP/Code Orange/ Code Red.

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February, 2022

Ambulance Victoria Lateral Transfer Process

07 February, 2022

The most recent TM Lateral Transfer process is to be rescinded after several flaws were uncovered in the process relating to independence, fairness and transparency concerns.

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04
February, 2022

Surge Response – When will we return to normal?

04 February, 2022

The VAU, ANMF, VAHPA, ASMOFV, HACSU, MSAV and ADAVB wrote to the Health Minister regarding the surge response. Here is his response...

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01
February, 2022

Delegate Nomination Form and Notice

01 February, 2022

Download your delegate recruitment notice and nomination form here.