If you are a licensed operator of a non-emergency patient transport service you may apply for accreditation to provide stand-by services at public events. This includes providing staff and vehicles at events to provide stand-by services to participants who suffer unanticipated illness or injury during the event.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this accreditation you must:
- be operating a non-emergency patient transport company licensed to provide transport for one or more acuity levels
- complete the required application form
- pay any required fees.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
It is an ongoing requirement of this approval that you provide relevant records and information as required by the agency. You must ensure that all the following records are accurately maintained:
- patient care records
- staff records
- Quality Assurance Plan records.
Accreditation remains valid for the period of the non-emergency service patient transport licence held by the person accredited.
Fees for 2016-17.
Within 60 days.
Department of Health and Human Services
Private Hospitals Branch
Non-Emergency Patient Transport Act 2003 (Victoria)
Non-Emergency Patient Transport Regulations 2016 (Victoria)
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