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NHS 111

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Non-Emergency Patient Transport

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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 and Oxfordshire to a population of over 4 million people.

Demand for our services is increasing every year and in the last 12 months we took on average over 1,800 emergency 999 calls every day, over 3,400 daily calls to NHS 111 and undertook over half a million 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



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SCAS receives Gold Award for supporting the Armed Forces

The Ministry of Defence today (8 August 2017) announced that South...
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Vote for who you think deserves the People’s Pride Award

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SCAS Chief Executive’s response to new ambulance standards announcement

Earlier today, NHS England announced it is to introduce new...
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Wokingham CFR clocks up 1,000th emergency call out

On Tuesday 11 July, Wokingham Community First Responder (CFR), David...
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Aylesbury school children raise £1,500 for ambulance service

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Aspiring Staff and Public Governors Workshop – Tue 26 Sep

Chance to become a governor of your local ambulance service South...
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Southampton Pride 2017 – Sat 26 Aug

Southampton Pride 2017 Saturday 26 August 2017, from 2pm Guildhall...
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Bucks County Show 2017- Thurs 31 Aug

Bucks County Show Thursday 31 August - 8am-6pm Weedon Park,...
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2017 Emergency Services Day- Thame – Sun 13 Aug

2017 Emergency Services Day- Thame Sunday 13 August, 09.30-12.00...
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Hayling Emergency Services Awareness Day 2017 – Sat 19 Aug

Hayling Emergency Services Awareness Day 2017 Saturday 19 August,...
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