Category Archives: NHS

‘Fake’ Paramedic ‘Treated More Than 100 Patients’ In London

A 21-year old is believed to have treated more than 100 patients and responded to 999 calls whilst under the banner of the London Ambulance Service – the country’s largest. Scotland Yard said it was contacted in July of this year regarding concerns about the actions of a London Ambulance Service (LAS) member of staff. The man was detained in

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‘This Is Not A Part Of The Job’ | Guest Blog

Each day, thousands of nurses go into work in order to help complete strangers. I am not just talking about nurses in this country, I am talking about nurses from all around the world. The image above, was produced and shared by Queensland Health in Australia. Proving that, regardless of where in the world you are, nurses are being subjected

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How One Tweet Summed Up The Feelings Of Millions

Those of us who have worked in the NHS or those of us who have family and friends working in the NHS, probably have, at some point, heard people talking about how ‘c**p’ THEY think the NHS is. Anyone working in the HUGE NHS Family will know, that the NHS is not c**p. Instead, SOME elements of the NHS have

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GUEST BLOG: Why You Should NEVER Ask A Member Of The Emergency Services ‘What’s The WORST Thing You’ve Seen?’

Recently, I was doing a frontline support shift, and we were given a job to transfer a patient from a mental health hospital to the local A&E. This was one of those jobs where you wonder why you were there: The hospital had tended to the cut, the patient just wanted to go back to bed, we had nothing to

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Parking Wardens TARGET Ambulances Parked Outside London Cancer Hospital

A few days ago, the Evening Standard reported on a story that will incense many of our readers about private ambulances which are being targeted by parking wardens whilst they wait outside of one of London’s biggest cancer hospitals. The fleet of private ambulances are being slapped with the extortionate £130 fixed penalty notices for daring to park in the

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FREE Pizza & Ice cream For NHS & Emergency Services Personnel!? Let’s Head To Iceland!

We always hear about how grateful, for example, MPs are about the sacrifices which the emergency services and NHS make on a minute-by-minute basis. But rarely do emergency services personnel get any ‘perks’ for the hard work and dedication to duty that they display 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days per year. Not that the majority

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Male Thanks Cop Who Talked Him Down From Jumping Off A Bridge

A Police Officer who helped to talk a suicidal man down from a bridge that he was threatening to jump off, has been given a bunch of flowers by the thankful male after he was later released from hospital. At around 00:24 hrs on Saturday 1st September, Cheshire Police received a 999 call from a member of the publuc regarding

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A Patient Recently Had To Endure A 62 HOUR WAIT For An Ambulance – But Do Not Lay The Blame On FRONTLINE NHS Personnel

Latest stats revealed by the NHS show that a patient endured a wait of 62 hours for an ambulance, while another four trusts took more than 24 hours to respond to 999 calls. But peoples understandable frustration should not be aimed at the men and women on the front line of the ambulance service – they are just trying to

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