What area does West Midlands Ambulance Service cover?

What ambulance service covers Birmingham?

West Midlands Ambulance Service University NHS Foundation Trust (WMAS) covers a geographical area of approximately 5,000 square miles and serves a population of over 5.5 million people living in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry & Warwickshire, Staffordshire and the Birmingham & the Black Country …

How many ambulances are there in the West Midlands?

It employs around 5,000 staff and is supported by a number of volunteers, including 750 community first responders.

West Midlands Ambulance Service.

West Midlands Ambulance Service University NHS Foundation Trust
NHS region NHS England
Area size 5,000 square miles (13,000 km2)
Population 5.6 million
Budget £280 million (2018/19)

How many ambulances are there in East Midlands?

Accident and emergency ambulance crews are the largest staff group, and the trusts operates a fleet of over 580 vehicles, including emergency ambulances, fast response cars, specialised vehicles and patient transport vehicles. Every day EMAS receives around 2,710 calls from members of the public who have rang 999.

Which ambulance service covers Burton on Trent?

Homepage | East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust.

How do I contact the West Midlands Ambulance?

West Midlands Ambulance Service

  1. Address. Millennium Point. Waterfront Business Park, Waterfront Way. DY5 1LX.
  2. Telephone. 01384 215555.
  3. Website. wmas.nhs.uk/contact/

When did ambulances start in UK?

The ambulance service in the UK dates back to the late 19th century, with locally-funded services such as the Metropolitan Asylums Board operating in the London area in 1897. The earliest British Ambulance Flight was recorded in war torn Turkey in 1917.

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