Tag Archives: Emergency Services

Guest blog: Life in the fast lane as a CCP

Emergency care has captured the interest of millions as Sky 1’s Air Ambulance ER went behind the scenes to follow the work of Britain’s air ambulance services. The fly-on-the-wall documentary, the next of which airs tonight (Monday, 18th April) at … Continue reading

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Guest blog: It’s World COPD day!

Hello my name is Daimon Wheddon, I’m a paramedic with EEAST practicing for twenty years now. As it’s World COPD day, I’m writing this blog to help raise awareness of this disease.

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Guest blog: World Diabetes Day

Hello, I am Helen and am a research paramedic from Beccles in Suffolk. I am really pleased to have been given the opportunity to blog for World Diabetes Day about our innovative diabetes hypo referral project.

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Cycle response unit: CRU in the beginning….

Diane Chan, a Senior Locality Manager for the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST), shares her memories of the beginnings of the cycle response unit in Norwich. “I was very proud to become the first female cycle responder … Continue reading

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Your winter essentials shopping list

As the temperature drops, you’re probably stocking up on cans of soup, and digging out your hat, scarf and gloves from the back of the chest of drawers. Dr. Scott Turner, medical director at the East of England Ambulance Service, … Continue reading

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Tales from the ambulance control room

A new Channel 4 series begins tonight (Monday, October 7) which takes an in-depth look at how three ambulance services care for a whole host of different patients and their needs  – and the impact that these needs  have on … Continue reading

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