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2014/08/21 06:49
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Plea to roll out defibrillator location app Coun Libby Bateman says people have just four minutes to start treatment following a cardiac arrest A PHONE app which could save lives by helping people...
2014/08/21 06:49
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2014/08/20 15:53
2014/08/20 15:53
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Enquiry launched after ambulance manager pictured apparently asleep on the job AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a manager in an ambulance control room was apparently pictured sleeping on the...
2014/08/19 20:13
2014/08/19 20:13
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Last updated at 20:32, Tuesday, 19 August 2014 THERE has been no respite for under-strain ambulance crews who continue to miss waiting time targets in the county. Figures show 10 seriously-ill...
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2014/08/18 20:13
2014/08/18 20:13
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Last updated at 21:07, Monday, 18 August 2014 AN 18-month-old child was flown to hospital after he was run over by a vehicle in Cumbria. The Great North Air Ambulance's Pride of Cumbria helicopter...
2014/08/15 15:17
2014/08/15 15:17
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Dramatic footage has captured the moment a woman jumped from the path of a car just seconds before it ploughed into a lamp post and shop. The North West Ambulance Service said three people were taken...
2014/08/15 15:17
2014/08/15 15:17
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Dramatic footage has captured the moment a woman jumped from the path of a car - seconds before it was about to run her over. The pedestrian is seen to dive away from the out of control Audi as it...
2014/08/15 13:51
2014/08/15 13:51
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Last updated at 12:00, Thursday, 14 August 2014 A PENSIONER who was forced to crawl downstairs to reach an ambulance while paramedics looked on has received an apology. John Hurst collapsed on his...
2014/08/15 11:26
2014/08/15 11:26
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A Merseyside MP has blasted ambulance services bosses over the death of a constituent who she claims was refused paramedic treatment. Rosie Cooper, who represents West Lancashire, which includes...
2014/08/14 16:58
2014/08/14 16:58
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NHS cuts blamed for rise in staff stress NHS cuts blamed for rise in staff stress NHS cuts have been blamed for a large increase in staff suffering from stress at a major health trust. Figures...
2014/08/14 09:01
2014/08/14 09:01
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A schoolgirl rushed to hospital with head injuries after she was knocked down on a Liverpool street remains in a “serious but stable” condition - police have confirmed. Police and paramedics were...
2014/08/14 07:54
2014/08/14 07:54
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Published at 17:52, Wednesday, 13 August 2014 A teenage girl required hospital treatment after suffering an asthma attack while out walking. Patterdale mountain rescue team was called at about...
2014/08/13 16:59
2014/08/13 16:59
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East Lancashire hospitals’ poor deal on supplies Prices for blood sample tubes are said to vary greatly NEWLY-published ‘efficiency data’ has suggested the Royal Blackburn and Burnley General...
2014/08/13 12:58
2014/08/13 12:58
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East Lancs patient diaries scheme to give the real picture The Royal Blackburn Hospital SOME ambulance patients will be asked to fill out diaries during their trip to hospital, in a bid to capture...
2014/08/12 15:20
2014/08/12 15:20
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A fatal crash involving a lorry that left a busy Cheshire motorway this morning is continuing to cause travel chaos. At around 10.15am a HGV collided with the barriers of the M56 at the Weaver...
2014/08/09 21:19
2014/08/09 21:19
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Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham has welcomed news that ambulance chiefs have shelved plans to take three ambulances off the road at night. But they say they have now been given extra funding...
2014/08/08 13:49
2014/08/08 13:49
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Man airlifted to hospital after heart attack in Windermere Man airlifted to hospital after heart attack in Windermere A MAN was airlifted to hospital after suffering a heart attack in Windermere...
2014/08/08 08:49
2014/08/08 08:49
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Lake District walker rescued by boat Lake District walker rescued by boat A WALKER who broke her ankle on the shores of Ullswater was rescued by boat yesterday (August 8). The woman fractured her...
2014/08/08 06:05
2014/08/08 06:05
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Ambulance Watch: 999 chief paid almost £100,000 more than other ambulance CEOs East of England Ambulance Trust CEO Anthony Marsh. Photo: Steve Adams The boss of the region’s ambulance service has...
2014/08/06 14:58
2014/08/06 14:58
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Emergency response to spike in Lancashire 999 calls Emergency response to spike in Lancashire 999 calls AMBULANCE staff have seen a massive spike in the number of 999 calls in Lancashire this...
2014/08/05 16:54
2014/08/05 16:54
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Last updated at 17:04, Tuesday, 05 August 2014 A walker has been airlifted to hospital with chest and possible spinal injuries after falling from a Cumbrian waterfall. The North West Ambulance...
2014/08/21 06:49
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