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Public rate paramedics 1st equal most trusted profession in recent poll

Robyn Bern |

St John Chief Executive Officer Peter Bradley says he is delighted that paramedics have ranked 1st equal with the most trusted in the Readers Digest Most Trusted Professions poll....

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Sam the Ambulance helping children

Alena Lynch |

Volunteer ambulance officer Francine Currie has written three children's books about the ambulance service with the main character Sam the Ambulance....

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New St John Health Shuttle Service Bringing Invercargill to Dunedin

Ian Henderson |

The latest St John Health Shuttle service to serve southern communities will enable Invercargill residents to get to health-related appointments in Dunedin....

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FEDs celebrate 11 years at North Shore

Northern Region |

This week marks the 11 year anniversary of the first group of Friends of the Emergency Department (FEDs) commencing their amazing full time work at the North Shore Hospital....

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St John Youth compete for top title at National Youth Festival

Catherine Orr |

Eden Park was packed last Saturday (27 April) as St John Cadets battled it out to find the best in the country at the St John National Youth Festival and Competitions....

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Generous donation from Taiwan

Martin Street |

The Taiwanese Business Association of New Zealand has funded a rapid response vehicle for the Northern Region. The vehicle was officially handed over during a ceremony held in March....

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New training facility in Bayfair

St John |

St John has opened a Mt Maunganui training facility on Zambuk Way, Bayfair....

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Looking for someone to call in Oamaru

Ian Henderson |

Is there anyone in Oamaru who needs a friendly voice to talk to? St John is keen to hear from you....

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Ambulance Part Charge to increase

Sarah Martin |

On 1 April 2013 our Ambulance Service patient part charges will increase. ...

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St John ready to help at Events in Nelson

Ian Henderson/Sarah McCabe |

Two years of hard work comes to a conclusion this week, when St John in Nelson formally introduces an Events ambulance to its local fleet....

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