Inspirational stories from the North East heading to your screens this week with the return of award-winning documentary Ambulance

“We just get up, get on and have a smile on your face – that’s what it is to be a Geordie.”

Prime-time documentary series ‘Ambulance’, following frontline staff at North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) as they provide vital urgent and emergency pre-hospital care in the region, starts on Thursday, 11 August, on BBC One.

Whickham man reunited with the paramedic who saved his life

“They might think they were just doing their job but the job they are doing is saving lives, and I’m proof of that.”

Gary Callum was at the gym when he realised something was wrong.

North East stroke patients set to benefit from telemedicine expansion

New project hopes to improve patient outcomes

Stroke patients across the North East are set to benefit from the expansion of a successful telemedicine project in the hope of speeding up care and improving patient outcomes.

Golden recognition for Armed Forces support

National award recognises support North East Ambulance Service gives to Armed Forces personnel as an employer

North East Ambulance Service has been awarded a Gold employer award in recognition of its support to Armed Forces personnel.

Learning disability zone

If you have a learning disability this is where you can find out how to get help if you or someone else is unwell.

National data opt-out

Find out more about the national data opt-out service

2021 Council of Governors Notice of Election

Full results can be found here

Staff Awards 

Nominations are now open  

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 here or on the image below to go to the nomination form

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