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ST JOHN THANKS NEW ZEALANDERS FOR VOTING IT MOST TRUSTED CHARITY

BEVERLEY TSE |

St John is grateful for Kiwis who have voted it Aotearoa’s Most Trusted Charity in the 2021 Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands survey....

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ST JOHN ASKS NEW ZEALANDERS TO SHOW THEIR HEARTS OF GOLD

BEVERLEY TSE |

St John is calling on the New Zealand public to show their “hearts of gold” by supporting its annual appeal which runs from 5 – 11 April 2021....

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PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS LEARN TO DETECT AND RESPOND TO STROKES

BEVERLEY TSE |

Tens of thousands of primary school students in Aotearoa will soon learn how to recognise the signs of a stroke and act quickly through the ASB St John in Schools programme....

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DOUBLE CREWING BOOST TO AMBULANCE SERVICES IN MURCHISON

Gerard Campbell |

St John Ambulance is pleased to announce that it will add two additional ambulance officers to Murchison as part of its four-year project to end single crewed ambulances in New Zealand....

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ONE LINK/BECTON DICKINSON PRODUCT RECALL

VICTORIA HAWKINS |

St John has been notified of a precautionary global product recall relating to a particular piece of clinical equipment known as IV infusion sets....

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MORE WORK NEEDED TO IMPROVE CARDIAC ARREST SURVIVAL

NGAIRE JONES |

St John has released its Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCA) Report today which shows that more needs to be done if community cardiac arrest survival rates are to be improved....

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TSUNAMI WARNING

BEVERLEY TSE |

St John has been notified of a tsunami threat following a magnitude 8.1 earthquake north-east of New Zealand near Kermadec Islands region this morning. ...

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TSUNAMI WARNING - STATEMENT OF CLARIFICATION

VICTORIA HAWKINS |

St John has been notified of a tsunami threat following a magnitude 8.1 earthquake north-east of New Zealand near Kermadec Islands region this morning....

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St John remembers the Canterbury Earthquakes 10 years on

GERARD CAMPBELL |

On the 10th anniversary of New Zealand’s worst natural disaster, an event which will be forever etched into the minds of a generation of Christchurch people, St John Ambulance joins with New Zealanders to mark the tragedy and reflect on the catastrophic events that changed a nation....

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St John continues ambulance operations during Auckland's move to Alert Level 3

BEVERLEY TSE |

As an essential emergency service, St John is continuing to deliver its emergency ambulance operations and Patient Transfer Services in response to the move to Alert Level 3 in Auckland and Alert Level 2 for the rest of the country. ...

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