The Importance of Adequate Medical Cover for Endurance Events

  The importance of having adequate medical cover at endurance events was highlighted at the commonwealth games this weekend, when a runner suffered from heat exhaustion during the marathon. Callum Hawkings was leading the marathon when he collapsed on the course less than two miles from the finish.  It took medical personnel several minutes to [...]

By | 2018-04-16T09:09:58+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New song for CPR

Scotland is promoting a new song for people to do CPR to. The song is from the Proclaimers' hit " I'm gonna be (500 miles)". This new initiative is re-highlighting the importance of learning and doing CPR on a casualty who is not breathing. The campaign is part of a five-year plan to teach 500,000 [...]

By | 2018-04-10T08:46:12+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Medics should not fear attack by the general public

It's sad to read that medics are being physically and mentally abused by members of the public whilst undertaking their duties. It appears to be an increasing trend for paramedics and NHS staff facing confrontation from members of the public, which is totally unacceptable. Ambulance staff’s main purpose is to maintain our wellbeing and save lives, [...]

By | 2018-04-06T09:03:22+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Team Medic signs up to the GoodSam App

A few of Team Medic's 'Teamers' (medics working for Team Medic) have signed up as volunteers to the Good Samaritan App. This app has the potential to save lives because this is the worlds most advanced emergency alerting and dispatching platform. This app allows any member of the public to alert the emergency services whilst at [...]

By | 2018-04-04T08:32:35+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Team Medic becomes member of the IAA

    Team Medic are now members of the Independent Ambulance Association.  The IAA was formed in January 2012 to represent the interests of independent ambulance providers who are registered with the Care Quality Commission. A ‘not for profit’ body our core values are to work in a manner that is brave, decent and independent. All member companies [...]

By | 2018-03-29T12:14:22+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Faulty defibrillator warning

People and organisations should check if they have the defibrillator models, LIFEPAK CR Plus and LIFEPAK EXPRESS Automatic External Defibrillators (AED), because an electrical fault with some of them may not deliver an electric shock to the heart to someone who is in cardiac arrest. Approximately 2,577 devices are defective.   Full Story 

By | 2016-10-17T11:05:16+00:00 October 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Return to play after a concussion – Part 2

Graduated Return to Play (GRTP)  The GRTP should be undertaken on a case by case basis and with the full cooperation of the player and their parents/guardians. Where a club/school has their own medical resources the GRTP process should be carried out by the club/school coach, and overseen by the club/school health care professional/doctor. Parents [...]

By | 2017-01-20T13:24:28+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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