North East Ambulance Service retains top Stonewall credentials

North East Ambulance Service has retained its place as a top Stonewall employer for the fourth consecutive year.

The Trust, which employs more than 2,500 people, including an estimated 250 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees, has maintained its position from last year’s Stonewall Top 100 Employer shortlisting as the highest ranked NHS Foundation Trust and the top performing ambulance service UK wide. It also

New guide to help those in need communicate

Electronic guide created to support patients and frontline ambulance crews

North East patients in need of an ambulance are being given additional communication support thanks to the launch of a new guide.

North East Ambulance Service rated 'Good' by the CQC

England's Chief Inspector of Hospitals has rated North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (NEAS) as "Good”.

England's Chief Inspector of Hospitals has rated North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (NEAS) as “Good” following a Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection of its services in October 2018.

Brave sisters rewarded for helping dad in an emergency

Sophia and Ellen rewarded by the ambulance team who came to dad's aid

Sisters Sophia and Ella Robson have been rewarded for their bravery by the North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) after calling 999 when their dad had a seizure at their home in North Shields.

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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:







 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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