Urgent Notice of Special Industry Briefing – NSW Government – Health Retrieval Helicopter Network – 8 Nov ‘13.

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Due to the importance of the manner in which future HEMS maybe contracted out in Australia, the AHIA has decided to include this notice to all those on our listings. Included are the 2,000 + international readers and most global news and media providers. This is a free service by the AHIA to ensure we support the Australian helicopter industry as per our Charter.

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What is happening? Australia’s NSW (State) Government is creating a new Health Retrieval Helicopter Network to deliver high quality clinical care faster and safer than ever before. All current and potential suppliers are invited to tender for the new Helicopter Network.


Areas affected. State of NSW Regions: Far North Coast, Mid North Coast, New England, Central Coast, Hunter, Cumberland/Prospect, Nepean, Northern Sydney, Inner West, South East Sydney, South West Sydney, Central West, Orana/Far West, Riverina/Murray, Illawarra and Southern Highlands.


Sydney Briefing. A special industry briefing will be held Friday 8 November 2013 for any interested parties to discuss the tender process, minimum requirements, and standards. The briefing will also include Q&A sessions and will facilitate opportunities for attendees to network with other parties interested in forming a consortium.


Location: Australian Technology Park, Locomotive Street, Eveleigh 2015 commencing at 0900.


RSVP. (Essential). Email to helicoptertender@doh.health.nsw.gov.au by 1 November 2013.


Contact. Paul Davies on (02) 9391 9596. Email as above.


· A full report will be issued by the AHIA after the briefing in Sydney. AHIA members with automatically get a our evaluation of the proposed RFT. We will include updates on how the transition of Australian rules from the EASA system will drive many operational compliance changes, in addition to those proposed by the NSW Department of Health.

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