38 episodes

Welcome to ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’, a podcast made by students for students. This podcast will provide an opportunity for students, graduates, or anyone interested in becoming a paramedic to hear the first hand accounts from the professionals about where the profession can take you, student accounts of what they wish they knew starting out, the transition from school to university, classroom to on-road and student to graduate. We will also be getting the experts on, who will be able to provide insight into how to maintain longevity in the job. So welcome to this journey. 

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Welcome to ‘The Student Paramedic Podcast’, a podcast made by students for students. This podcast will provide an opportunity for students, graduates, or anyone interested in becoming a paramedic to hear the first hand accounts from the professionals about where the profession can take you, student accounts of what they wish they knew starting out, the transition from school to university, classroom to on-road and student to graduate. We will also be getting the experts on, who will be able to provide insight into how to maintain longevity in the job. So welcome to this journey. 

    Humanitarian and Disaster Response Prehospital Care w/ Backpacker Medics founder Nathan Burns

    Humanitarian and Disaster Response Prehospital Care w/ Backpacker Medics founder Nathan Burns

    This week we have a chat to Nathan Burns, a paramedic who founded 'Backpacker Medics'. We discuss what it is like working as a paramedic in humanitarian aid and now in post-disaster recovery in developing countries. This was an incredible chat about the difference in pre-hospital care across different applications.

    Backpacker Medics

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    • 44 min
    Paediatric Nurse and Registered Paramedic Austin Purdie

    Paediatric Nurse and Registered Paramedic Austin Purdie

    This week we have a chat to Austin Purdie, both nurse and paramedic. We have a chat about the dual degree, how he made his way into both professions and his tips and tricks for students studying!

    DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on 'The Student Paramedic Podcast' are their own.

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    • 38 min
    Community paramedicine and the future of paramedicine w/ David Long

    Community paramedicine and the future of paramedicine w/ David Long

    This week we have a chat to Dr David Long about a model of prehospital care, 'community paramedicine'. David has worked as an extended care paramedic and explains a bit about this role. We have a chat about where the future of paramedicine may go...

    DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on 'The Student Paramedic Podcast' are their own.

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    • 40 min
    How to utilise storytelling to be successful in your job interviews w/ Gabrielle Dolan

    How to utilise storytelling to be successful in your job interviews w/ Gabrielle Dolan

    This week we have a chat to Gabrielle Dolan about how to have a successful job interview using storytelling. Gabrielle is an expert in this and has coached various companies such as The Obama Foundation, NSW Health, Amazon etc. 

    Her FREE pdf of her book 'Storytelling for Job Interviews' is available here

    If you're interested in Gabrielle's Starter Kit for Storytelling click here

    DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on 'The Student Paramedic Podcast' are their own. Please follow the interview directions outlined by the respective organisations as this is just a resource to help you with storytelling.

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    • 31 min
    PTSD w/ Psychologist and Former Police Officer Chris McIntyre a.k.a 'Fit as Dad'

    PTSD w/ Psychologist and Former Police Officer Chris McIntyre a.k.a 'Fit as Dad'

    This week we have a chat to Chris McIntyre, a registered psychologist and former police officer in QPS. We discuss mental health, PTSD, signs and symptoms and how to begin looking after your wellbeing.

    DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions of each individual on 'The Student Paramedic Podcast' are their own. 

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    • 26 min
    Approach to the physiological birth and family w/ Critical Care Paramedic and Midwife Rory Jackson

    Approach to the physiological birth and family w/ Critical Care Paramedic and Midwife Rory Jackson

    This week we have a chat to Rory Jackson, a Critical Care Paramedic and Registered Midwife. We have a chat about person-centred care, communication, the midwife's guide to a physiological birth, lessons learnt and advice for students and graduates. 

    Article: Women's experience of unplanned out-of-hospital birth in paramedic care 

    DISCLAIMER: All of the opinions expressed by each individual on 'The Student Paramedic Podcast' are their own. 

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    • 51 min

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