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A podcast produced by medics, for medics. The Modern Medic team brings together clinicians and first responders from all over the world to discuss topics in the tactical medical, austere and complex environments. Topics and episodes include military Special Operations Medicine, Street Medicine and Search & Rescue.

The Modern Medic TacMed Australia

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A podcast produced by medics, for medics. The Modern Medic team brings together clinicians and first responders from all over the world to discuss topics in the tactical medical, austere and complex environments. Topics and episodes include military Special Operations Medicine, Street Medicine and Search & Rescue.

    EP 12 Medical Planning for Remote Environments

    EP 12 Medical Planning for Remote Environments

    In this episode, founder of TacMed Australia (www.tacmedaustralia.com.au) Jeremy Holder, talks about planning to provide medical support or first aid in remote environments.

    If you're interested in TacMed's training, please visit https://tacmed.com.au/public-courses/ or if you would like to attend our TacMed Summit, a 2-day global virtual medical conference, visit https://2021.tacmed.live

    • 15 min
    EP 11 The SMART Way to Assess a Casualty

    EP 11 The SMART Way to Assess a Casualty

    TacMed Australia recently launched a new casualty assessment and treatment methodology to fill the gap in training non-medical personnel in short trauma first aid courses. This has since become a complete system for high-risk businesses and organisations.

     TacMed Shop- www.tacmedaustralia.com.au

    • 21 min
    Ep 10: The REACT Training Centre Reveal

    Ep 10: The REACT Training Centre Reveal

    In this episode of the Modern Medic, the whole TacMed Training team jump on the mic to talk about the new TacMed REACT Training Centre in Brisbane. www.tacmedaustralia.com.au

    • 23 min
    EP 9: Things I carry on shift as a Paramedic

    EP 9: Things I carry on shift as a Paramedic

    In this episode of The Modern Medic I discuss what accessories and tools I carry when working a shift as an Intensive Care Paramedic.

    If you like to know about tactical and emergency medical equipment and training for high-threat and complex environments, visit https://tacmedaustralia.com.au/

    • 15 min
    Ep 8: Bleeding Control interview with Nick from the Free Radicals Paramedic Podcast

    Ep 8: Bleeding Control interview with Nick from the Free Radicals Paramedic Podcast

    Back in September 2019, I sat down with Nick Abussi, a QLD Critical Care Paramedic, from the Free Radicals Paramedic Podcast where Nick interviewed me on the topic of Bleeding Control. 

    You can visit our learning centre at https://tacmedaustralia.com.au/blogs/tacmed to read a bunch of blogs and articles on all things The MOdern Medic loves.

    Thanks for listening!

    • 14 min
    Ep 7: Interview with Matt Pepper

    Ep 7: Interview with Matt Pepper

    In this episode of The Modern Medic, we chat with Matt Pepper:

    Matt served 7 years in the Australian Army, working across a number of combat corps roles and graduating from the Royal Military

    College, Duntroon and the Australian Defence Force Academy as an Army Officer.  

    In 2006 he moved across to emergency services, where he has worked across multiple Australian ambulance services as a Special Operations/Intensive Care Paramedic and Special Operations Team/Rescue Instructor. He jointly established the Tactical Medical Operations capability in New South Wales Ambulance and was integral in the raising of the first full-time Tactical Paramedic Team in Australia, before moving on to become the service's inaugural Clinical Training Officer for Tactical Medicine.

    Other notable career highlights include:


    Founding President of the Australian Tactical Medical Association
    Editorial Board, Journal of High Threat and Austere Medicine
    Master of Philosophy, Prehospital response to terrorism
    Graduate Diploma, Disaster response and preparedness
    Bachelor of Health Science, Paramedicine
    Bachelor of Arts, History
    Churchill Fellowship, 2015, International Models and Innovation in Tactical Emergency Medical Support
    NSW Health Clinical Excellence Commission Scholarship for Patient Safety, 2018, Clinical Governance and Interagency Collaboration in Tactical Medical Operations
    Qualified SWAT Medic (International School of Tactical Medicine), and Certified Tactical Paramedic (TP-C, International Board of Specialty Certifications)

    Matt joined TacMed Australia as National Training Manager in January 2020.

    You can learn more about TacMed at www.tacmedaustralia.com.au

    ATMA: www.atma.net.au

    The Modern Medic: www.themodernmedic.com

    • 38 min

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