Paramedics fight for increased staffing levels

By Lisa Wachsmuth
Updated April 16 2016 - 7:59am, first published April 15 2016 - 5:30pm
Illawarra ambulance stations can be non-operational at the start of the day, due to the on-call system for paramedics which requires they take ''sleep-ins''. Picture: Adam McLean
Illawarra ambulance stations can be non-operational at the start of the day, due to the on-call system for paramedics which requires they take ''sleep-ins''. Picture: Adam McLean

Illawarra paramedics have slammed a ‘’flawed’’ roster system which pays some officers to sleep in – while others are left to take up the slack.

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