The Master of Aeromedical Retrieval is an innovative course that will extend knowledge gained through your health studies and develop foundational research skills and a complex understanding of aeromedical retrieval.
Relevant to nurses, midwives, physicians and other health professionals who wish to undertake postgraduate education in the area of aeromedical retrieval.
It will build on the fundamental principles and clinical practice to provide safe clinical care in the air in both domestic and international situations.
You can choose to study on campus (internal) or online (external).
This flexible course addresses:
- delivery processes,
- critical reflection on aeromedical retrieval practice, and
- the effects of policy and politics on health care provision, access and individual agency.
The Master in Aeromedical Retrieval will analyse the essentials of retrieval from neonatal care to adult, including obstetrics. An often-overlooked component of retrieval is logistics and this course provides the opportunity to critically reflect both domestic and international logistics considerations. The course is developed in partnership with The National Critical Care Trauma Response Centre, CareFlight - NT and The Royal Flying Doctor Service - SA and Central Operations.
This course, underpinned by cultural safety framework principles of safety and competence, will expand on your current or recent experience within the health service. During the course you will undertake education and assessments that have a direct application to your current or future professional practice and context.