Regulator says it can’t stop unlicensed paramedic firms

Regulator says it can’t stop unlicensed paramedic firms
Minister for Health Simon Harris

The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) said the system of registration of licensed pre-hospital care providers was a voluntary one

Private unlicensed paramedic providers are marketing their services directly to the public, with the regulator powerless to intervene. The regulator of pre-hospital emergency care said it was unable to reprimand or impose sanctions on such providers.

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