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# Ambulance

15th April 2024
'Extreme risks' posed to National Ambulance Service due to management structures
A report obtained by The Journal reveals significant concerns for NAS management structures, staffing levels and funding.
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Ambulance carrying critically ill patient forced to wait at toll plaza
Number of paramedics should 'at least' double to reduce burnout among staff
'A broken heart, a bad dream about a dog': Ambulance service suffers from non-urgent callouts
'Level 3 declared': HSE to draft in private companies to fill ambulance demand
Paramedics told to bypass Wexford Hospital after it was overrun by unprecedented patient numbers
One-third of ambulance delays lasting more than one hour experienced in Wexford, Cork and Kerry
Fire fighters treat seven people for smoke inhalation in Dublin city centre blaze
Internal investigation after motorcycle paramedics told to provide 50km escort for bride-to-be
Irish ambulance crews lend support in Northern Ireland amid strained health services
'I’m tired but then I think about what I see in the hospital' - Italy flanker vows to help until pandemic ends
Ambulance drove 900km round trip during busy period
Harry Dunn's injuries not considered life-threatening despite 'breaking every major bone'
'Patients will suffer': Psychiatric nurses' overtime ban reinstated after pay talks break down
500 ambulance staff to hold another 24-hour strike in a row over union recognition
Ireland's first community air ambulance to be airborne within weeks as HSE gives go ahead
Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance still awaiting approval to operate
Ambulance staff announce three more days of strike action
Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance lands in Kerry
'It's a battle for resources': Questions asked about ambulance delays in Monaghan
Dublin Fire Brigade paramedic injured by slingshot projectile
Parents of toddler who was unresponsive for an hour given 'mixed messages' about ambulance location
No ambulance for 18-month-old baby who stopped breathing and started turning blue
Ambulance service staff to take industrial action over union rights
Nighttime air ambulance service will cost €7 million over two years
National Ambulance Service rolling out system that uses Eircodes to pinpoint caller's location
Dublin Fire Brigade processed nearly 100 fewer emergency calls this Good Friday - despite pubs being open
Siptu calls for remuneration for members who 'worked tirelessly' during Storm Emma
Michael D Higgins praises people who are working to provide essential services during storm
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
13-year-old girl waited 50 minutes for ambulance after neurological attack
Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork
'I've had enough': A Galway GP has invoiced the ambulance service to highlight delays
Ambulance that spotted smoke 'billowing' from Tallaght apartments 'potentially saved lives'
CCTV released of man wanted for questioning over car crash that killed three teenagers
Choking toddler brought to Galway hospital by Garda car due to ambulance delay
'Don’t drink and drive, it could be the last trip you ever have'
Police believe 'altercation erupted between two men' before incident in London
Irish Coast Guard and Air Corps no longer able to transport patients to UK at night
Brick thrown through window of ambulance parked at Dublin hospital