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New policy for major trauma patients

Noreen Hegarty |

Transporting patients with severe injuries directly to the most appropriate hospital whenever it is feasible and safe to do so is the objective behind a Major Trauma policy launched today by St John, Wellington Free Ambulance and the National Major Trauma Clinical Network. ...

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Pride in Rainbow Tick

Noreen Hegarty |

Many St John staff will literally show their pride in the organisation’s recently acquired Rainbow Tick through their participation in the upcoming Pride Parade along Auckland’s Ponsonby Rd on February 25....

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St John Air Desk

Noreen Hegarty |

A two-year long trial to centralise the co-ordination and dispatch of national air ambulance helicopter services will get underway today....

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ST JOHN AND FIRST UNION REACH AGREEMENT

Victoria Hawkins |

We are pleased to announce First Union, the union representing over half the operational staff at St John, will be taking an offer of settlement to its members with a recommendation to accept this offer....

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Keep safe this summer with St John

ROBBIE WALKER |

As New Zealanders look forward to relaxation and celebration over the Christmas and New Year period, St John is gearing up for one of the busiest periods for the emergency ambulance service. ...

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HANDS OFF - ASSAULTS ON AMBULANCE OFFICERS NOT TOLERATED

VICTORIA HAWKINS |

St John has a strong message for the public this festive season – abuse and assaults on ambulance officers will not be tolerated and prosecutions will be sought....

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The ASB St John Toy Ambulance

ROBBIE WALKER |

ASB’s St John toy ambulance campaign returns to help put another ambulance on our roads....

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St John Releases Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Report 2015/16

Victoria Hawkins |

St John’s latest Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCA) report confirms the emergency ambulance service has maintained a strong 16% survival rate for patients who are treated for cardiac arrest....

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St John vehicle accident at Silver Fern Rally

Ian Henderson |

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AWUNZ, CAWU, NZAA & AOWU UNIONS AND ST JOHN REACH AGREEMENT

RACHEL LORIMER |

St John are pleased to advise we have reached an agreement on the Operational and Management & Support Collective Employment Agreements that will be recommended by the four unions for acceptance by their members nationally. ...

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