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September 2019

  • Mon 16 Sep 2019 New Chief Executive starts We welcome our new Chief Executive Helen Ray today, who joins us from Northumbria Healthcare, where she has been the Chief Operating Officer.

  • Wed 11 Sep 2019 Team work and planning save Guy's life Cyclist Guy Mallon was dramatically brought back to life thanks to the planning, preparation and quick thinking by members of his cycling club.

  • Mon 9 Sep 2019 Great North runners are all heart A team of runners will have saving hearts at the forefront of their minds this Sunday when they are stood on the start line at the SimplyHealth Great North Run.

August 2019

  • Wed 21 Aug 2019 Integrated care systems Now, more than ever before, health and care services need to work together to deliver the right care, at the right time and in the best place.

July 2019

  • Wed 10 Jul 2019 Six year old boy rewarded for his brave actions A courageous six year old boy from Ellington in Northumberland has been awarded a certificate at his school for his initiative and bravery by the North East Ambulance Service (NEAS).

June 2019

  • Wed 19 Jun 2019 Ambulance Service makes a Community Push for Resuscitation North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) is calling for schools, community groups and organisations region wide to register for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training from staff and volunteers as part of the national Restart a Heart initiative

  • Wed 19 Jun 2019 Ambulance crew faced with rare baby birth When pregnant Annie Glasspool found her labour progressing quicker than expected on 6 April this year, she telephoned North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) on 999 for help to deliver her baby in an emergency.

  • Mon 10 Jun 2019 Queen's Ambulance Medal for IT director in Birthday Honours Paul Nicholson, assistant director of IT at the North East Ambulance Service, has been awarded the Queen’s Ambulance Medal in the 2019 Birthday Honour’s list. He is the first ‘non-uniformed’ recipient of the prestigious honour.

May 2019

  • Thu 23 May 2019 New finance director appointed Kevin Scollay has been appointed as the new director of finance and resources at the North East Ambulance Service NHS Trust.

  • Mon 20 May 2019 Message in a bottle campaign A joint venture to help people with dementia or learning difficulties in a medical emergency has been launched.

April 2019

  • Mon 8 Apr 2019 Be health ready this Easter Members of the public, especially people with long-term health conditions and the over 65s, are being asked to plan for the Easter holiday break.

  • Mon 1 Apr 2019 Patient Transport Service booking service Patients and GPs in four parts of the region will have to ring a new number if they want to make a booking with the Patient Transport Service (PTS).

March 2019

  • Thu 28 Mar 2019 Gender Pay Audit 2018 Results for the North East Ambulance Service gender pay audit for 2018 is now available.

  • Thu 14 Mar 2019 Designing Ambulances for the future Patients of North East Ambulance Service are helping to contribute to the design of the services fleet of ambulances in future.

  • Thu 14 Mar 2019 Notice of Election We have now given notice that elections will be held for the Council of Governors

  • Tue 12 Mar 2019 Quality Priorities 2019/20 We are committed to consulting with staff and stakeholders to develop our Quality Priorities for 2019/20

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  • Wed 10 Oct 2018 Let's talk mental health NEAS Clinical care manager, Andy Dowson talks about his mental health and that it is ok to speak up if you are struggling.

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  • Wed 12 Apr 2017 Response trained coastguards save lives Hours after a team of coastguard co-responders finished their first day of training from North East Ambulance Service (NEAS), they came across their first patient.

March 2017

  • Fri 24 Mar 2017 CPR saved my life Whitley Bay adds backing to Restart a Heart campaign

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  • Thu 21 Jul 2016 Could you be a Governor Our Governor Elections will be taking place from 10th August through until 17th October

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  • Fri 4 Mar 2016 Life of a 999 call handler Bradley Murray explains what it's like to answer 999 calls at North East Ambulance Service.

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  • Fri 22 Aug 2014 Role-MacDonald has a fan! Teenager George sets sights on becoming a paramedic after meeting NEAS man Tim MacDonald

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  • Thu 12 Jun 2014 NEAS announce new Chief Executive The North East Ambulance Service is delighted to announce the appointment of Yvonne Ormston as its new Chief Executive

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  • Tue 15 May 2012 NEAS to tour North Northumberland People in North Northumberland are being encouraged to give their views about health services in the Berwick area at mobile roadshows from Saturday

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December 2011

  • Fri 2 Dec 2011 Talk before you walk People in County Durham and Darlington can now find the best form of care before visiting a hospital

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