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Two numbers, one service
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Caring - it’s what we do
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Welcome to South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS)

We provide traditional 999 emergency services, as well as non-emergency patient transport services, NHS 111 services and logistics, commercial and training services across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Sussex, serving a population of 7 million people.

Demand for our services is increasing every year and in the last 12 months we attended 565,000 incidents for 999, over 1.2 million calls to NHS 111 and undertook over 800,000 patient transport journeys.

I am incredibly proud to lead an organisation where staff and volunteers continue to deliver high standards of patient care and help ensure we deliver safe, effective and responsive services in sometimes challenging circumstances.

Will Hancock - Chief Executive

Will Hancock, Chief Executive

I would recommend 111! They were amazing when I was unwell. It's all about the right place at the right time


A massive thanks to staff who helped my father after a fall. He says he received timely & caring support.


Credit to your paramedics in looking after my poorly mum #quickresponse #caringparamedics #thankyou


Great work these guys do. Thanks for helping our elderly neighbour


Thanks to Matt, Jim, Chloe & Barry for looking after me this morning


Thank you to your team today coming out after a 111 call. They were wonderful


Fantastic response on 999 call and ambulance crew tonight in Oxford at rush hour. Thank you



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You are fantastic. Without you we might not be here guys


Huge shout out to SCAS paramedic Anna who attended at Lockerley yesterday morning #grateful #thankyou #wontforgetyou


A massive thanks to the guys attended my husband the other night. You were fantastic!


We had an emergency in Portsmouth Harbour your crew were brilliant and we cannot thank you enough. An awesome service!


Thank you so much to the brilliant paramedic Derek who treated my daughter today. He was there within 5 mins



A wide range of clinical and non-clinical roles
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Residential population

Urgent calls each year

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Community First Responders


SCAS staff receive commendation from High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire

Four members of staff from South Central Ambulance Service NHS...

SCAS volunteer receives Queen’s Birthday List Honour

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Hampshire Community Engagement Forum

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Award-winning landlord saves customer’s life

Archie Orr-Ewing, proprietor of the award-winning Swan Inn at...

Oxfordshire Community Engagement Forum

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999 Day-Fareham – 30 June 2018

999 Day Saturday 30 June 9am - 4pm Come and meet your...

Paramedic and Nurse Event

Paramedic and Nurse Open Day Event, Saturday 23rd June...

Westquay – Happy Birthday to the NHS in Hampshire!-Saturday 23 June 2018

On the 23rd of June 2018 we will be at Westquay shopping...

SCAS Bucks and MK Community Engagement Forum-AYLESBURY-Thursday 28 June 2018

SCAS Bucks and MK Community Engagement Forum-AYLESBURY Our biannual...