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Health And Wellbeing An Essential Part Of Kit

Recognising that mental and physical resilience are an essential part of kit for emergency responders, the Health & Wellbeing seminar theatre will return to The Emergency Services Show in September. Taking place in Hall 5 at the NEC,…

A Clean Bill of Health

UnitedHealthcare, the American health insurer, strengthened its position as the world’s most valuable healthcare brand, following 39% brand value growth to US$18.6 billion, according to the latest report by Brand Finance, the world’s…

Please talk to us – don’t just leave notes

A disgruntled resident has left another note on one of our ambulances complaining about parking – despite it being the early hours of the morning. The crew had been responding to a genuine emergency in Leicester, and when they returned…

UK Healthcare Workers ‘Do Nothing’ To Relieve Stress

MORE than 1 in 2 time-poor healthcare workers are not doing anything to relieve stress outside of work – ironically often due to not having the time – according to new research out today. A survey of 1,015 UK adults in employment carried…

Gmb Announce Lunchtime Demos

GMB ANNOUNCE LUNCHTIME DEMOS FOR ON-GOING CAMPAIGN CALLING ON EAST SUSSEX HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST TO REVERSE UNFAIR STAFF PARKING CHARGE INCREASES Actions like this make you wonder if anyone at senior management and board level have any idea…

GMB Hold Lunch Time Demo

“NHS staff are underwhelmed and angry from a pay deal implementation different to what had been promised by the government. It is now intensifying the poor morale feeling over what was a pitiful deal for GMB members and NHS staff in the…

Trust Praises Emergency Services After Swanley Crash

South East Coast Ambulance Service, (SECAmb), would like to thank it staff and emergency service colleagues for their professionalism and actions in responding to yesterday’s (13 July) incident on the M25 at Swanley. The incident, which…

Royal College Welcomes Decision On Bawa-Garba Case

Commenting following the ruling by the Court of Appeal on Monday 13th August to overturn the High Court’s decision to strike Dr Bawa-Garba off the medical register earlier this year, Dr Jackie Taylor, the President-Elect of the Royal…

Sderot Responder Speaks Out Following Rocket Barrage

Last Wednesday night, United Hatzalah volunteers, like many of the residents of Sderot and the other towns in the Gaza periphery, were up all night due to a constant barrage of rocket fire from Hamas in the Gaza Strip. The rocket fire was…