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September 2018

Release CQC rate SWASFT’s care as Outstanding

England’s independent regulator of health care services the Care Quality Commission (CQC), has rated South Western Ambulance Service (NHS) Foundation Trust (SWASFT) as ‘Good’ in their latest inspection and ‘Outstanding’ for being ‘Caring’.…

Don’t let private patients jump the queue, says UNISON

NHS hospitals must stop letting private patients jump to the front of the queue for treatment in world-class facilities at bargain-basement prices, says a new report from health workers’ union UNISON released today (Wednesday). The…

Novichok Costs Surpass £150 Million

The overall financial cost of the Salisbury nerve agent poisonings is now well over £150 million, according to research conducted by life sciences firm antibodies.com. Hospital and ambulance service costs for the two incidents involving…

The NHS needs a Labour government, says UNISON

The NHS needs a Labour government, says UNISON Commenting on shadow health secretary Jon Ashworth’s speech to the Labour Party conference in Liverpool today (Wednesday) UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Under a Labour…

2018 Summer Edition (Special)

The Summer 2018 edition of Ambulance Today is our special Israeli edition focussing primarily on different Israeli ambulance services and their work in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. The edition opens with a special message from the Deputy Health…

2018 Spring Edition

Get Ambulance Today magazine and learn everything regarding ambulance services around the globe. The cover story of the Spring 2018 edition comes from Monash University, Victoria, Australia. In a fascinating new study, the researchers at…

2017 Winter Edition

The Winter 2017 edition of Ambulance Today features an exclusive case study from American Medical Response Las Vegas on their response to one of the worst mass shootings in US history which took place on 1st October 2017 in Las Vegas…

2017 Autumn Edition

It’s been a wonderful EMS life! In this special tribute edition, we have a bumper length conversation between AT Editor Dec Heneghan and global EMS expert and IAED president Jerry Overton. Jerry tells us about his amazing four-decade-long…