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A very important initiative for the QAS and the community, benefiting our patients suffering a mental health crisis.

Supporting Queenslanders with their mental health is important which is why our highly successful Mental Health Co-Responder Program is expanding to more locations across the state, as part of the new Care4Qld funding package.

The program sees specialist Paramedics paired with Senior Mental Health Clinicians from our Hospital and Health Services to provide a fast, timely and appropriate health response to patients experiencing a mental health crisis.

This enables care, that would normally be provided in an emergency department, to be delivered in the comfort of a patient’s home and makes further treatment more…



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