Health workers washing ambulances
while wearing PPEs
A total of R14 million has been set aside to purchase 30 more ambulances
during this financial year.
The figures, which reveal the extent of the problems with patient transfers from ambulances
to emergency units, also show the number of patients waiting in ambulances
for more than an hour has dramatically risen on an all-Wales basis in the past three years.
In a letter to the National Assembly's Public Accounts Committee, Kath Charters, secretary of the North Wales ambulance
branch of Unison and the union's Wales Ambulance
Service Trust staff side secretary, detailed the responses she had received from union representatives about handovers between ambulances
and emergency units across Wales.
We're very pleased and honored to have been selected to supply ambulances
for one of the busiest fire protection districts in the St.
In 2013, the maternity mobile unit handled 30 births while 49 babies were born in other ambulances
have been gaining considerable recognition in the west and started to witness an influx in developing markets as well.
Abu Dhabi: Residents in the five northern emirates will receive better medical emergency services from early next year as more modern ambulances
will be introduced, a senior official told Gulf News on Sunday.
HEALTH watchdogs have warned hospitals to stop fiddling A&E waiting times by forcing patients to wait in ambulances
Grounded air ambulances
covering the West Midlands have been given permission to fly again following safety fears.
The changes are part of the Make Ready project which will see ambulances
for the entire Black Country operating from two super hubs in Dudley, and Willenhall.
HALF of a new fleet of ambulances
bought to operate across Wales are off the road for modifications, bosses admitted yesterday.