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Ambitious Plan to Increase Cardiac Arrest Survival Launched

Embargoed - 00:01 Wednesday 24 March 2021

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A New Initiative to Help Those in Mental Health Distress

A new initiative to help provide the best support response in reaching people with mental health challenges is set to be launched in the coming weeks.

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Sporting Legends support MND fundraising run

A Scottish Ambulance Service technician has organised a charity run from Stirling Castle to Edinburgh Castle to raise awareness of Motor Neuron Disease (MND) after losing his dad to the disease.

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Shaun, 9, awarded 'Special Bravery' certificate

What a fantastic effort by young Shaun Ramsay, aged 9, who called an ambulance for his mum after she had a seizure.

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Ellon crew were "brilliant"

Well done to the Ellon crew of Keir Lynch and Andrew Keenan for assisting a man who injured himself after falling on a knife

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Covid vaccine bus continues tour

A Scottish Ambulance Service vaccination bus has hit the road again to deliver the Covid-19 vaccine to residents in the rural and remote areas of the Highlands.

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SAS mobile vaccine bus and car hit the road

A Scottish Ambulance Service vaccination car and specially adapted bus have been operating out of Stanley, Perthshire, this week to deliver Covid-19 vaccinations to residents, identified by NHS Tayside, who live in remote and rural areas.

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SAS dispatcher's brave cancer battle

A Scottish Ambulance Service dispatcher and one of Scotland’s youngest breast cancer survivors has spoken of the support she has received from her colleagues during her battle.

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Amazing compassion from SAS crew

The family of a woman who was treated for Covid-19 have sent a heartfelt thanks to the Glasgow crew who brought flowers and champagne for her Diamond Wedding Anniversary only to find out she had sadly passed away.

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QAMs awarded to Scottish Ambulance Service staff members

Two Scottish Ambulance Service staff members have been awarded the Queen’s Ambulance Service Medal in the Queen’s New Year Honours list.