We were pleased to welcome Karl Demian (Chief Executive of The Ambulance Staff Charity, TASC to our recent Board meeting. Karl briefed Directors on the work of TASC and the tremendous amount of support they provide to the ambulance community, independent, NHS and voluntary staff. Formed in 2015, TASC brought together several bodies under one [...]
Over 50 people attended the first in our series of Be Curious webinars led by Dave Blain, the UK’s foremost expert on sexual safety and safeguarding in the ambulance sector. Incredibly insightful and thought-provoking throughout. We challenged attendees to reflect on their current policies and approach to staff recruitment and monitoring, to mitigate against offenders [...]
The Care Quality Commission has published their State of Care Report 2020-21, which covers the many challenges and consequences of the Covid pandemic. The impact on those working in the health and social care is recognised, particularly the toll it's had on the workforce. The vacancy rate within the sector is rising to alarming levels, [...]
Southampton Hospitals Charity has reported that new and modernised ambulances will help deliver enhanced care for babies and children needing emergency treatment at Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) and University Hospital Southampton (UHS). Read the full story on the Southampton Hospitals Charity website.
Specialist Risk Solutions will be hosting a free 60 minute webinar entitled ‘Trading in a Post-COVID World’ at 15:30 on Wednesday 7th July 2021. A specialist panel will examine the current economic landscape that UK businesses face as we exit almost 18 months of lockdown restrictions and what is expected to be a permanently changed [...]