Restart a Heart Week

Tuesday 16th October is International Restart a Heart Day. The European Restart a Heart Day was founded with the support of the European parliament and takes place on the same day every year. In 2018, the very first global edition will take place, creating awareness of CPR and Basic Life Support through courses in public locations. …

Thanks to the Inshore Rescue Boat volunteers

Volunteers from the St John Inshore Rescue Boat crew have been thanked for their commitment and dedication at a farewell & presentation evening. Chief Officer of the St John Emergency Ambulance Service Ali Marquis also thanked the families of the crews past and present for their support. The IRB service …

Meet Alan – Maintenance Engineer at St John HealthCare

Alan Armstrong has just celebrated his first year working for St John HealthCare. As Maintenance Engineer he is responsible for installing and maintaining equipment in private houses and residential homes around the island. Alan describes himself as a people person and says there’s lots of variety in his job. “Every …

Beach wheelchair makes Pam’s perfect day.

When Pam de Jersey’s grandson planned to get married on Herm her family wanted to make sure that being a wheelchair user wouldn’t stop her from being part of the big day. Pam and her daughter visited the St John HealthCare shop and arranged to hire a beach wheelchair. After a quick demonstration, they took the …

New 10-year Emergency Ambulance contract signed

The Committee for Health & Social Care and the St John Emergency Ambulance Service (SJEAS) are delighted to announce a new contract has been signed for the ongoing delivery of the vital ambulance service. This is a planned renewal that provides continuity of service for the public, while setting out …