Welcome to the Welsh Ambulance Service News Desk and Media area. We will keep you up to date with all the latest news and information relating to your local ambulance service.
Our Corporate Communications Unit handle both internal and external communications, dealing with all enquiries from the media and keeping the public and stakeholders informed of the work of our staff.
- Keep your cool when temperatures soar, urges Welsh Ambulance Service
THE Welsh Ambulance Service is calling on members of the public to take extra care in the sun as high temperatures are set to continue.
23 Jul 2014 14:50
- ‘999? I’ve got a fly in my ear!’ – The ambulance timewasters putting lives at risk
The service took 31,219 non-urgent calls in the last 12 months, only 670 of which required an ambulance and just three of which resulted in a patient being taken to hospital.
22 Jul 2014 09:20
- Welsh Ambulance Service collects prestigious HPMA Excellence Award
The Trust picked up its GateHouse Award for Excellence in Organisational Development at a ceremony in London for its work around the redesign of the organisation.
18 Jul 2014 10:55
- Tell us your story
People in Wales are being invited to share their experience of the Welsh Ambulance Service and make suggestions about how it could improve.
9 Jul 2014 10:32
- Team thanked for cardiac arrest survival
A Cardiff grandmother has thanked the Welsh Ambulance Service and other healthcare staff for saving her life.
8 Jul 2014 13:22
- Centre to treat alcohol related injuries wins NHS Wales Award
The Alcohol Treatment Centre is provided by Welsh Ambulance Service, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, Cardiff Council, Vale of Glamorgan Council, South Wales Police and Cardiff Street Pastors.
8 Jul 2014 09:56
- Dozens of new recruits join Welsh Ambulance Service
The candidates have been offered roles in the Trust’s Emergency Medical Service, Urgent Care Service, Patient Care Service and NHS Direct Wales following a large-scale, all Wales recruitment drive.
2 Jul 2014 10:13
- Thieves...have a HEART!
If anyone has, or knows of the whereabouts of the Llanvaches defibrillator, they are asked to contact the Welsh Ambulance Service
1 Jul 2014 14:30