n South African Medical Journal - HPCSA emergency care media release : correspondence

Volume 101, Issue 10
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



To the Editor: In a media release dated 30 August 2011, the Professional Board for Emergency Care of the Health Professions Council of South Africa states: 'The HPCSA remains committed to the discontinuation of the Basic Ambulance Assistants (BAAs), Ambulance Emergency Assistants (AEAs) and paramedic Registers, thereby halting the current short courses offered.' The closure of the registers is pending the promulgation of the relevant regulations by the Minister of Health.

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