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Christmas Day heroes rewarded for their bravery

A brother and sister from Sunderland who sprang into action to help their mum when she had an epileptic fit on Christmas Day have received bravery certificates from the ambulance crew who came to their aid.

Ambulance service launches new specialist moving team

Evacuation team tasked with complex moving and handling incidents

North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) has today launched a specialist Evacuation Team tasked with responding to patients with complex moving needs.

NHS appeal to use vital services wisely this New Year

Services across the region are very busy

As we head into the New Year celebrations, the NHS across the North East is continuing to ask members of the public to use NHS services wisely as emergency departments and the ambulance service report unprecedented demand across the region on their services.

Region’s NHS launches major public awareness campaign in appeal for people to help our vital services by using them wisely

The NHS across the North East and North Cumbria is today launching a major public awareness campaign in a bid to help ease pressure on busy frontline teams and make sure people use our valuable NHS resources wisely.

As the NHS prepares to manage the increase in demand which is expected at this time of year, health chiefs are making an important appeal by urging people:

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