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Sue Owen

Farewell to Sue

Reflecting on her time within the Service, Sue said she has many highlights. However, three stand out.

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Fundraising drive for ‘inspirational’ youngster

A Scottish Ambulance Service paramedic is raising £10,000 following his young daughter’s courageous four-year battle with a brain tumour.

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MEET THE TEAM- Jack McIntyre

Jack McIntyre works as an Ambulance Care Assistant and is based in Cupar.

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Scotland celebrates creating a Nation of Lifesavers

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.

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Man brutally assaulted reunited with crew who saved his life

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

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Annual Review 2018

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.

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£12,000 raised for Public Access Defibrillators on the Isle of Islay

A PARAMEDIC has helped raise over £12,000 for seven Public Access Defibrillators (PADs) on the Isle of Islay.

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Man crushed by forklift thanks Scottish Ambulance Service

Gordon Taylor, 55, of Cowdenbeath, was working at a paper mill in Leslie when the horrific accident happened.

Darren Miller

MEET THE TEAM

Darren Miller always wanted to join the ambulance service, as he “wanted a job where it felt like I was making a difference."

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Scottish Ambulance Service clinical model credited with saving 43% more lives

Evaluation of Scottish Ambulance Service Response Model published

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Mum praises SAS crew after son spends 10 days in Intensive Care

A MUM has praised the Scottish Ambulance Service following her young son’s 10-day stint in Intensive Care.

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Man thanks SAS for saving his life after cardiac arrest at train station

A dad who suffered a cardiac arrest in the middle of Waverley Station has offered a heartfelt thanks to the Scottish Ambulance Service crew who saved his life.