St John Paramedic supporting Sark

St John Ambulance Guernsey has been assisting the island of Sark by providing temporary medical cover for the island’s doctor. Station Officer Paramedic Sonia Guille was based at the Sark Medical Centre for a few days last week where she assessed and treated islanders requiring medical treatment. Like the Sark …

2020 Ambulance subscription update

St John Ambulance Guernsey would like to inform islanders who have recently renewed their St John Subscription Scheme membership for 2020 or applied for new membership of the scheme that there will be a short delay in processing of direct debits. Direct debit payments were due to be processed by …

Marine Ambulance Subscription Scheme 2020

St John Marine Ambulance cover for 2020 is now available. The marine ambulance was built from charitable donations and continues to be funded by public generosity through donations, bequests and membership fees. This funding enables a modern, fully equipped emergency vessel, crewed with paramedics to provide medical treatment and patient …

New Year calls for Flying Christine

The St John marine ambulance was sent to Alderney on New Year’s Day for a medical case. The Flying Christine III was deployed following a request from a doctor in Alderney due to fog affecting Alderney airport. (Photo: Tony Rive) A paramedic crew from the emergency ambulance service left St …

University degrees for three Guernsey paramedics

Congratulations to paramedics Laura Goodall, Nicolette Hamon and Steve Torode who recently graduated with a BSC Honours degree in Developing Paramedic Practice. The trio successfully completed their studies on a two year distance learning course with Cumbria University. The course included modules on minor injuries, clinical decision making, evidence-based practice, …