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16 May 2019
Since the ambulance service launched its Community First Responder initiative more than 15 years ago, more than 160 schemes have been set up across Scotland.
15 May 2019
We received a lovely message from the dad of a baby who spent several days in an incubator after he was flown from Kirkwall to Glasgow by our #SCOTSTAR team.
01 May 2019
A man who suffered serious burns after ‘catching fire’ for a whole minute has thanked ambulance staff for helping to save his life.
25 Apr 2019
Reflecting on her time within the Service, Sue said she has many highlights. However, three stand out.
11 Apr 2019
A Scottish Ambulance Service paramedic is raising £10,000 following his young daughter’s courageous four-year battle with a brain tumour.
10 Apr 2019
Jack McIntyre works as an Ambulance Care Assistant and is based in Cupar.
05 Apr 2019
Around 50,000 youngsters in Scotland are set to be taught CPR in the classroom every year thanks to a national campaign by British Heart Foundation (BHF) Scotland.
28 Mar 2019
A lorry driver left with a severe brain injury and shattered jaw following a brutal street attack has been reunited with the Scottish Ambulance Service paramedics who saved his life
21 Mar 2019
The Scottish Ambulance Service is holding an Annual Review for 2017/18 on Monday at the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel. The public session begins at 14:00 and is chaired by the Minister for Public Health, Joe Fitzpatrick.
14 Mar 2019
A PARAMEDIC has helped raise over £12,000 for seven Public Access Defibrillators (PADs) on the Isle of Islay.
06 Mar 2019
Gordon Taylor, 55, of Cowdenbeath, was working at a paper mill in Leslie when the horrific accident happened.
21 Feb 2019
Darren Miller always wanted to join the ambulance service, as he “wanted a job where it felt like I was making a difference."