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The National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre and the Department of Health has a comprehensive trauma management system to respond effective...Read more
In November 2013, two medical teams were deployed to the Philippines to provide medical support for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.Read more
Country Women's Association visited the NCCTRC warehouse to checkout the disaster response capability in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. The CWA su...Read more
President of the Republic of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono visits the NCCTRC to view the deployable capability and AUSMAT research and innovati...Read more
The National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre hosted a visit from the President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste His Excellency Mr...Read more
The National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre is a key element of the Australian Government's disaster and emergency medical response to incidents of national and international significance.
The function of the NCCTRC is to ensure enhanced surge capacity for Royal Darwin Hospital to provide a rapid response in the event of a mass casualty incident in the region. To achieve this objective the NCCTRC has provided significant financial support to Royal Darwin Hospital to enhance the capability of the hospital’s surgical and trauma divisions.
The first group of Territorians and Victorians deployed to Vanuatu to assist in the recovery following Tropical Cyclone Pam have returned home.
The National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre coordinated the deployment, at the request of the Australian Government, of an Australian Medical Assistance
More than 65 medical personnel from around Australia and overseas have been put through their paces in preparation for an infectious disease outbreak such as Ebola