Archive

News archive from June 2018
EMT
Apprentice EMT next steps
Thank you to all staff who have recently submitted expressions of interest for the new Apprentice EMT role. Here is some more information.
28 June 2018
Marathon Medics SADs UK
In the running for cardiac charity
Essex colleagues kick off bid for marathon greatness
28 June 2018
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Updates from Recruitment incl new vacancies and expressions of interest
View the latest updates from the recruitment team including new vacancies.
28 June 2018
reservists day
It's Reserves Day - Would you like to join?
Today is Reserves Day. A big thank you to all our EEAST staff that give up their spare time to be a reservist in the armed forces.
27 June 2018
NHS70Tea
NHS Big 7Tea are you ready?
It's the final countdown to the celebration, are you ready?
26 June 2018
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REMINDER: Correct reporting of Medical Device Failures on DATIX
A high number of medical device DATIX incidents are being incorrectly reported. Please report correctly on DATIX so failed equipment can be found.
25 June 2018
Allstar fuel cards
New ‘Allstar’ fuel cards for the fleet
Over the next few weeks new fuel cards will be despatched to all the Trust’s Fleet.
25 June 2018
Sunshine
Heatwave and health: hydrate, keep cool, and be aware
With temperatures soaring over the next few days, staff need to ensure they keep hydrated and cool as much as is possible.
25 June 2018
Wellbeing Hub
Wellbeing Hub launches new Champions and TRiM practitioners
The Wellbeing Hub Team is thrilled to announce the launch of the Wellbeing Hub Champions.
21 June 2018
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REMINDER: Correctly charging EPCRs and analysing defects for reporting battery faults
Due to the number of EPCR battery faults being reported via Datix, please can crews review this SOP
21 June 2018
New Appraisal image
Want to know more about Compassionate Conversations?
Compassionate Conversations is the new appraisal process. Lindsey Stafford-Scott has made a short film explaining the new process.
21 June 2018
BOOK YOUR PLACE
BOOK YOUR PLACE: Learning from our military colleagues
Our reservists from the 254 Medical Regiment (RAMC) are delivering masterclasses about leadership and trauma management.
20 June 2018
Don't Choose to abuse
Suffolk frontline staff suffer abuse
A team of emergency workers have been abused while responding to an emergency call in Bury St Edmunds.
20 June 2018
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Transfer and Vacancy List 21st June 2018
Transfer and Vacancy List 21st June 2018
20 June 2018
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Trust DLO receives two Hidden Gems in same day
South Cambs DLO, Rachel Avery received two Hidden Gem awards from the Trust, totally unconnected, on the same day.
20 June 2018
Patient Safety Podcasts available on Spotify
Search ‘EEAST General Broadcast’
19 June 2018
Value Awards
Launch of the Value Awards
The Trust is launching a new Values Award scheme. A pilot scheme is open to Bedfordshire for the rest of June and July, then rolling out to the west locality throughout August.
19 June 2018
fathers day
It's Fathers' day on Sunday - Treat your yourself!
The EEAST Wellbeing Hub wants to wish you a lovely Fathers' day. We have negotiated some great offers to make your Fathers' day extra special
15 June 2018
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Vacancy and Transfer list
Log on to see new info on EEAST opportunities
14 June 2018
Latest leadership message: Robert Morton
Robert Morton's leadership message on 14th June 2018
14 June 2018
MiDOS
MiDoS survey – Your feedback
We asked for your feedback on your experiences using with MiDos - here's how we've taken your feedback forward.
14 June 2018
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Research: To convey or not to convey?
Research study on non-conveyance rates publish their findings
13 June 2018
University Of Cambridge
End-of-life care study findings have been released
A few years ago, Trust staff took part in an end-of-life care research study. The findings have now been published.
13 June 2018
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Annual leave update FAQs
The NTK article is being updated. There will be a FAQ sheet about the annual leave policy changes soon.
12 June 2018
Paediatric harnesses
Clinical Briefing: Paediatric harnesses
In this briefing, we are introducing you to new equipment to safely transport children (of all sizes) securely upon our ambulances.
06 June 2018
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Two new interactive modules available on LearnZone
Need to update your clinical and practice educator skills? Here are two new e-learning modules available on LearnZone
06 June 2018
Red bag scheme
South West Essex launches Red Bag Scheme
Tomorrow (5th June) Basildon & Thurrock University Hospital, Basildon and Brentwood CCG and EEAST will launch the ‘Red Bag scheme’
04 June 2018
Your Voice Matters
Take the quality survey today
Make sure you and your teams feedback about quality at EEAST
04 June 2018
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Trust looking for new Apprentice EMTs
The Trust is actively looking at alternative pathways to develop staff - new Apprentice Emergency Medical Technician roles are available.
01 June 2018