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SCAS & Isle Of Wight Announce Regional Collaboration

South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) and the Isle of Wight NHS Trust (IWNHS) have announced that they are seeking opportunities to collaborate in a number of common areas. Opportunities to work together in 999, NHS…

PDC Launches Academy’s Advanced SEND Protocol

Priority Dispatch Corp.™ (PDC™) is excited to announce the release of Advanced SEND, Protocol 38. This latest evolution of the SEND process is now in ProQA® and allows emergency dispatchers to more effectively handle calls for assistance…

Coastal Resort To Benefit From Swasft Charity Funding

A seaside resort is being promised even better emergency care after the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT)’s charity won significant funding for a community responder team. The South Western Ambulance Service…

Israeli EMS Delegation Meets Ukranian Government

Last Wednesday, Ambulance Merizan and United Hatzalah joined forces with the local and national police forces in a combined drill that simulated a terror attack in the city of Tevaria, Israel’s largest city on the Kineret, or Sea of…

SECAmb Prepares For Pride Weekend

South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) is once again expecting a large turnout of its staff and volunteers to participate in the Brighton and Hove Pride parade this weekend (Saturday 4 August). The Trust is also urging people to be…

Collaborative Terror Drill Held In Tevaria

Last Wednesday, Ambulance Merizan and United Hatzalah joined forces with the local and national police forces in a combined drill that simulated a terror attack in the city of Tevaria, Israel’s largest city on the Kineret, or Sea of…

Take Action To Stay Safe As Temperatures Remain High

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, (SECAmb), is urging people to be sensible and take appropriate measures to stay safe in the sun. The Met Office has today (Monday 23 July) issued a heat health watch alert for…

It’s Back! Helicopter ER Returns To TV Screens

The award-winning television programme Helicopter ER, which follows the life-saving work of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, returns tonight for its third series. The first episode of the UKTV show, which will be aired at 9pm on Really,…

UK Workforce Not Rocked By World Cup Knock-Out

Despite predictions that the UK economy would grind to a halt the day after England’s World Cup exit at the hands (or feet) of Croatia, data collected by absence management specialists, FirstCare, tell a completely different story. Of…