Thank you for saving my life

Operational staff talk about what it's like to reunite with a patient after saving their life

Have you ever wondered what it’s like for our operational staff when we receive a call for a patient in cardiac arrest?

Tackling equality in North East public services

Regional event attracts NHS England race equality lead

Organisations across the North East were today challenged with exploring how they could improve equality and opportunities for black, Asian and minority and ethnic (BAME) people at an event hosted by North East Ambulance Service (NEAS), headed by keynote speaker, head of race equality for NHS England, Yvonne Coghill.

How we are integrating urgent and emergency care

Video launched to explain services

Our population is changing. People are living longer and have multiple long term conditions, resulting in emergency departments being unable to cope, hospitals being overwhelmed and a knock on effect for our crews and patients.

Youngsters make recommendations to ambulance Board of Directors

Culmination of successful ambulance project

A group of 12 children as young as 8 who have been working closely with North East Ambulance Service, today presented a series of recommendations to the Trust’s Board of Directors on how the service could enhance its approach to young people.

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NEAS conducting groundbreaking trial on cardiac arrest patients

 

A study aimed at finding the best way to treat people who have suffered a cardiac arrest outside of hospital is underway in the North East.

Traditionally, adrenaline has been used - but some research suggest this could actually be harmful.

The blind study, developed by Warwick University, will see 50% of cardiac arrest patients in the North East given a salt-water solution instead.

There is a process for those patients who do not wish to participate. Further details below:

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 Council of Governors

Notice of election

 

2018 meeting papers can be found here

 

Staff Awards 2018

 

Have you received exceptional care from our staff, did they go beyond the call of duty to help?

If so you can nominate them for an award in our annual staff recognition programme

Click on the image below to go to the nomination form


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