The state of care in independent ambulance services: Findings from CQC’s programme of comprehensive inspections in England – Care Quality Commission

This report calls on independent ambulance services, commissioners and the wider system to do more to make sure patients are safe, following concerns identified during its inspections. The Care Quality Commission found evidence of good practice and improvements made by

Clinical guidelines for major incidents and mass casualty events – NHS England

This guidance has been developed with the occasional trauma team in mind, for example, surgeons in a trauma unit who need to treat a deteriorating P2 patient, or a P1 patient who has been conveyed to the trauma unit, during

Workplace Culture at Southwestern Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust: An Independent Report Commissioned by Southwestern Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust and Unison – Plymouth University Business School

This report is the outcome of a four-month study into workplace culture at South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWAST). A major feature of the study is the need to understand perceived organisation culture in relation to workplace behaviour

NHS Key Statistics: England, October 2018: (Briefing Paper Number 7281) – House of Commons Library

House of Commons Library summary of NHS demand, performance and capacity of services in England. It includes A&E statistics, waiting lists, ambulance data, delayed discharges, staffing levels including doctors and nurses, and more.

Commissioning Framework and the National Urgent and Emergency Ambulance Services Specification – NHS England

This document should be used when commissioning the regional ambulance service in accordance with the NHS Standard Contract, and supports system leaders in reducing unwarranted variation in the way ambulance services are provided and commissioned.  

Operational productivity and performance in English NHS Ambulance Trusts: Unwarranted variations – NHS Improvement

Report that finds if more patients were treated at the scene by paramedics or were better assessed over the phone when dialling 999 — avoiding the need for an ambulance when it is safe to do so — the NHS could

Assaults in Cumbria: an analysis of emergency department and ambulance data, January 2007 to December 2009 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an indication of the burden of assaults on emergency departments (EDs), the ambulance service and residents of Cumbria over the three-year period January 2007 to December 2009. It uses data on assault call outs from the North

Assaults in Merseyside: an analysis of emergency department and ambulance data, January 2007 to December 2009 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an indication of the burden of assaults on emergency departments (EDs), the ambulance service and residents of Merseyside over the three-year period January 2007 to December 2009. It uses data on assault call outs from the North

Assaults in Lancashire: an analysis of emergency department and ambulance data, January 2007 to December 2009 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an indication of the burden of assaults on emergency departments (EDs), the ambulance service and residents of Lancashire over the three-year period January 2007 to December 2009. It uses data on assault call outs from the North

Road traffic collisions in Lancashire: an analysis of emergency department and ambulance data, April 2007 to March 2010 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an indication of the burden of road traffic collisions (RTCs) on emergency departments (EDs), the ambulance service and residents of Lancashire over the three‐year period April 2007 to March 2010. It uses data on RTC call outs from the North West Ambulance

Injuries and Violence: local authority indicators for the North West – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report brings together a range of data sources available at a local authority (LA) level to explore the extent of injury and violence across the North West. It is an accompaniment to the recent series of eleven pocket booklets

Violence-related ambulance call outs in the North West of England 2010/2011 -Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

In the North West, the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG: www.tiig.info) Injury Surveillance System warehouses data from the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS). In this report, we explore the extent, nature and outcome of ambulance call outs for violence-related

Injury Attendances Across Lancashire Accident and Emergency Departments 2012/2013 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

On behalf the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG) Lancashire Project, this report provides an analysis of injury attendances to Accident and Emergency Departments (AEDs) across Lancashire, reporting on patient demography and incident levels between April 2012 and March 2013.

Trauma and Injury Intelligence in Cumbria: An analysis of injury attendances across Cumbria (2010/11 – 2012/13) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an overview of the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG) in Cumbria. The first section outlines TIIG’s aims and data collection and sharing processes for injury prevention, outlining the work conducted as part of TIIG’s Injury Surveillance

TIIG Intentional and unintentional childhood injuries within Greater Manchester (2011/12 to 2012/13) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

On behalf the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG) Greater Manchester project, this report provides an analysis of childhood injury (0-17 years) attendances to Accident and Emergency Departments (AEDs) across Greater Manchester, reporting on patient demography and incident levels between

Falls in Lancashire: An Analysis of Emergency Department and Ambulance Data (October 2012 to September 2013) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This is the second in the series of pan-Lancashire Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG) themed reports for 2013/14. The report provides an indication of the burden of falls on health services and residents of Lancashire over a twelve-month period,

Perceptions and impact of the Shrewsbury Safer Nights minor injury unit – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

The Shrewsbury Safer Nights scheme was a multiagency coordinated treatment response designed to reduce the impact of the night time economy and its intoxicated patrons on health services in Shrewsbury over the busy festive period. This report explores the benefits

Trauma- and injury-related ambulance call outs across the North West of England (2013) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

TThe Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG) Injury Surveillance System warehouses data from the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS).  In this report, the extent, nature and outcome of trauma-and injury-related ambulance call outs across the North West of England during

Intentional and unintentional childhood injuries within Merseyside and Cheshire (2011/12 to 2012/13) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

On behalf the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG), this report provides an analysis of childhood injury attendances (0-17 years) to Accident and Emergency Departments (AEDs) across Merseyside and Cheshire, reporting on patient demography and incident levels between April 2011