National Critical Care and Trauma Response centre

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.

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diSaSter management

The NCCTRC provides a rapid response capability for deployment of highly trained medical teams...

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our research

We are developing a reputation for disaster research that is operationally relevant and applicable...

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Training and education are key priorities for the NCCTRC with significant investment to ensure trauma and disaster training...

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Disaster Health Care

A postgraduate program - Have you been deployed in the past two years? Are you wanting to expand your MIMMS and AusMAT training?

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