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New ambulance service standards announced

New standards focus on ensuring patients get rapid life-changing care rather than simply “stopping the clock”

North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (NEAS) has welcomed the introduction of new system of national ambulance response standards aimed to ensure the most appropriate response is sent to a patient rather than the fastest one.

CPR saved my life

Whitley Bay adds backing to Restart a Heart campaign

A Whitley Bay dad who survived after suffering from Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome has been reunited with the people who saved his life.

Meet Northumberland’s newest life-saving volunteers

New community first responders trained

North East Ambulance Service is hoping the number 13 will prove lucky for the Northumberland area after welcoming its latest group of community life savers.

"Thank you for coming to the rescue"

Emotional reunion for man kicked in the face by his horse

A man who underwent hours of facial surgery after being kicked in the face by his horse has been reunited with the ambulance staff who came to his aid.

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