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A week-long Thank You to volunteers

A week-long Thank You to volunteers |

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ST JOHN NAMED NEW ZEALAND’S MOST TRUSTED CHARITY 2017

Robbie Walker |

In a ringing endorsement from Kiwis, St John has once again been voted Most Trusted Charity in the Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brands Survey 2017. ...

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St John welcomes Government funding boost

Victoria Hawkins |

St John welcomes today’s news that more than $100 million will be included in this year’s budget to provide double crewing of all emergency ambulance responses over the next four years....

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ST JOHN 'HEART OF GOLD' ANNUAL APPEAL 2017

Robbie Walker |

St John will be shaking buckets during the ‘Heart of Gold’ Annual Appeal this week, raising money for command units and specialist equipment to be used when responding to major emergencies....

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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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