2014 1st Yr Victoria University Paramedics

A closed group for 2014 first year student paramedics.

USEFUL CONTACTS:

Snail Mail:

Paramedic Sciences
School of Biomedical & Health Sciences
Faculty of Health, Engineering & Science
Victoria University
PO Box 14428
Melbourne, Victoria 8001


DTM
Metro: 1300 551 624
Rural: 1300 113 319

VU Health Sciences Co-ordinator
peter.hartley@vu.edu.au
9919 2944

Course Co-ord
Scott.Stewart@vu.edu.au
9919 2642

Gavin Smith
gavin.smith@vu.edu.au
9919 2214

Clinical Practice 4
natasha.jenkins@vu.edu.au
9919 2946

Clinical Practice 3
jason.quick@vu.edu.au
9919 2490

Placement Rosters
A-K
Rose Corrente
rosa.corrente@vu.edu.au
9919 2418

L-Z
Sue Ringham
sue.ringham@vu.edu.au
9919 2525

Victorian Ambulance Counselling Unit (VACU) 1300 295 028

SIDS and Kids Victoria 9822 9611 or 1300 308 307 (24hr)

AV Interpreter Service (Paramedics Only) 1300 655 010
Client code Metro: C503484
Client code Rural: C504815

AV CPGs: http://www.ambulance.vic.gov.au/Paramedics/Qualified-Paramedic-Training/Clinical-Practice-Guidelines.html

SES emergency 132 500

SES Flood and Storm Infomation Line 1300 842 737

VicRoads - Hazardous or dangerous road conditions (24 hours) 13 11 70

VicRoads - other customer services 13 11 71

Poisons Information 13 11 26

Victorian Bushfire information line 1800 240 667

VicFire (to register a burn off) 1800 668 511

Kids Helpline (for ages 5-25)
1800 55 1800 (free call from landlines and any Optus or Virgin mobile)
kidshelp.com.au
Online chat: kidshelp.com.au/teens/get-help/web-counselling/

Lifeline (for all ages)
13 11 14 (cost of local call from landline or free from mobile phone)
lifeline.org.au/
Online chat: lifeline.org.au/Find-Help/Online-Services/crisis-chat/default.aspx

Mensline (for relationship issues)
1300 78 99 78 (cost of a local call)
mensline.org.au
Online chat: mensline.org.au/Online-counselling-booking.html

Suicide Callback Service
Phone: 1300 65 94 67 (Cost of a local call)
suicidecallbackservice.org.au

Beyond Blue
beyondblue.org.au 1300 22 4636

Reach Out
au.reachout.com

List of Victorian Government mental health services:

http://www.health.vic.gov.au/mentalhealth/services/index.htm

Nurse-On-Call 1300 60 60 24

Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
9341 6200
1800 032 017 (Toll free from outside Melbourne metropolitan area only)


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