NCCTRC collaborates with WHORead more
NCCTRC hosted Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and showcased the Australian Medical Assistance Team capabilityRead more
We deployed a medical team to support the annual Tour de Timor international mountain bike race in Timor-Leste on September 11Read more
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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
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.
A typhoon that caused flooding and a major landslide burying parts of a village and road collapses are all part of an unfolding disaster being played out in Timor-
A second Australian Medical Assistance Team has been deployed on behalf of the Australian Government by the Darwin-based National Critical Care and Trauma Response
Darwin’s own National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre (NCCTRC) is hosting a world’s first training exercise on disaster response coordination.