ACEM provides support and connects you with external services who can help trainees with:

  • Alcohol misuse
  • Bullying, discrimination and harassment
  • Burnout
  • Clinical incident stress
  • Clinical performance issues
  • Concerns for a colleague
  • Exam-related issues
  • Financial issues
  • Infectious disease and biohazard exposure concerns
  • Issues with Workplace-Based Assessments (WBAs) or FACEM Training Program requirements
  • Issues with your supervisor or colleagues
  • Mental health issues
  • Personal or family issues.

Every state and territory has an ACEM Trainee Representative to provide support and guidance to trainees. To find your local Trainee Representative, visit the Member Portal.

Need help right now?

Lifeline:
Australia: 13 11 14
New Zealand: 0800 543 354

Australia:
beyondblue - 1300 224 636
Suicide Call Back Service - 1300 659 467

New Zealand:
Samaritans - 0800 726666

ACEM Resources

  • ACEM Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Wellbeing Discussion Forum
  • Best of Web EM
  • Clinical performance issues
  • Exam-related issues
  • Issues with Workplace-Based Assessments (WBAs) and FACEM Training Program requirements

External resources

  • Alcohol misuse
  • Bullying, discrimination or harassment
  • Burnout
  • Clinical incident stress
  • Concerns for a colleague
  • Fatigue
  • Infectious disease and biohazard exposure concerns
  • Mental health issues
  • Personal or family issues
  • WRaP EM

Remediation

ACEM sets out the requirements for progression and remediation in the FACEM Training Program under the Progression and Remediation Policy. We have a dedicated Trainee Support Team to discuss your training and assessment requirements. Find more information on remediation here.

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