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# nas - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

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Beyoncé's been caught rapid liking a shady tweet about Kanye

Did you finger slip, hun?

# nas - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Paramedics say new lunch arrangements 'show no regard for them'

“These rules would not be tolerated in any other section of the workforce.”

# nas - Thursday 24 August, 2017

92 on-duty ambulances involved in road 'incidents' so far this year

Since 2010, 892 incidents have happened on Irish roads involving National Ambulance Service vehicles.

# nas - Monday 30 May, 2016

Elderly patient in Meath forced to wait 35 minutes for ambulance from Cavan after collapse

The 75-year-old collapsed in Navan on Friday afternoon.

# nas - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Ambulances are going to start using Eircodes, but it will cost them

The National Ambulance Service had to update their systems to use them.

# nas - Saturday 24 October, 2015

No serious injuries after Luas and car crash in Inchicore

A dozen people were taken to hospital.

# nas - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site Carrickmines This post contains videos

Latest: Two infants among ten dead in blaze at Dublin halting site

The fatal fire broke out at a housing unit at around 4am. The senior investigating garda has called it a “terrible tragedy”.

# nas - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Teen in cardiac arrest turned away from Navan hospital and sent to Drogheda

Paramedics across the country say they are being forced to travel long distances with critical patients.

# nas - Monday 2 March, 2015

Where you live could determine whether an ambulance gets to you on time

A regional breakdown of response times show success can fluctuate from 95% to just 45% depending on there the call is.

# nas - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services?

A report yesterday criticised response times and the fleet’s age.

# nas - Sunday 30 November, 2014

The Minister for Health helped out in a medical emergency yesterday

Leo Varadkar spent the day with the National Ambulance Service.

# nas - Monday 17 November, 2014

The Air Ambulance completed its 100th journey of 2014 over the weekend

It transferred a patient from Dublin to London.

Paramedic: 'It’s only a matter of time before an ambulance crashes or brakes fail' Exclusive

Thought the HSE says mileage isn’t everything, paramedics are worried about the state of the vehicles they drive every day.

# nas - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Would ambulance crews be ready for a case of Ebola here? Some staff aren't convinced

Sources say there is widespread concern about the readiness of frontline staff in the ambulance service.

# nas - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Dublin Fire Brigade investigating how a wheel fell off an ambulance while driving DFB

Dublin Fire Brigade investigating how a wheel fell off an ambulance while driving

The ambulance was returning to its station, and no patients were on board.

# nas - Monday 21 July, 2014

Two ambulances break down in Louth in 24 hours

In one instance it took over an hour to transport a cardiac arrest patient to hospital because of the issue with the vehicle.

# nas - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Strike looms in ambulance service over unsuitable posts

SIPTU members will be balloted on action over the HSE’s failure to implement Labour Court recommendations on staff redeployment.

# nas - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Council stresses that Dublin Fire Brigade ambulance review has not been suspended

Instead, the results of the separate National Ambulance Service Review will be taken into account.

# nas - Friday 28 March, 2014

Ambulance service responds to damning Prime Time investigation

The NAS noted that the controversial OVR units were used over 600 times so far this year.

# nas - Friday 7 March, 2014

Review of ambulance call after 40 minute wait for cardiac arrest patient Exclusive

The ambulance initially dispatched to the scene in Dublin was diverted en route to a crash on the N11.

# nas - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Cost, quality and scale of ambulance services in Dublin to be reviewed

The service is currently provided by both the Dublin Fire Brigade and the HSE’s National Ambulance service.

# nas - Monday 10 February, 2014

'Serious concerns' about risks for HSE paramedics sent to incidents alone

Figures provided to TheJournal.ie show there were almost 3,500 instances of this in a six month period.

# nas - Thursday 13 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge World's coolest dad recreates album covers with his son Album Dad

World's coolest dad recreates album covers with his son

We wish our dad would do this. We wish.