North West Air Ambulance

North West Air Ambulance

Charity information

North West Air Ambulance

The North West Air Ambulance takes advanced healthcare to the scene; reaching, treating, and transferring patients to definitive care as quickly as possible, and working collaboratively with our partners to ensure they are transferred to the best treatment centre this improves chances of survival and reducing the risk of long term injury.

Founded 1999

  • Mission statement

    - We guarantee to deliver specialist and enhanced medical care to the ill and injured, quickly, and transport patients to the most appropriate place to achieve optimal outcomes
    - We work collaboratively with our strategic partners to provide the best possible patient outcomes
    - We embrace modern technology and innovation that enhances our ability to provide excellent healthcare
    - We adhere to robust governance structures and ensure transparency in maintaining compliance with industry standards
    - Our people:
    i. We drive a strong, dynamic team ethic and support each other in understanding, mitigating and sharing risk
    ii. We create a fun, supportive, passionate and stimulating environment where people can flourish and maximise their potential
    iii. We empower our people to take ownership and make professional, committed decisions consistent with our objectives
    iv. We promote a culture of learning and information sharing

  • Aims

    North West Air Ambulance aims to:

    • To deliver specialist and enhanced medical care to the ill and injured quickly and to transport patients to the most appropriate place to achieve optimal outcomes.
    • To work collaboratively with our strategic health and community partners to provide the best possible patient outcomes.
    • To embrace modern technology and innovation that enhances our ability to provide excellent healthcare and operation of the charity.
    • To adhere to robust governance structures and ensure transparency in maintaining compliance with industry standards
    • To create and operate modern and progressive employment and volunteering practices and working environment which follows our mission statement.
  • Overview

    Established: May 1999

    Registered Charity Number: 1075641

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 40

    Part time staff: 26

    Volunteers: 300

    Phone number: 0800 5874570

    Address: North Mersey Business Centre, Woodward Road, Knowsley, L33 7UY

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