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LIFE-SAVING TREATMENT ROLLED OUT IN THE SOUTH

NGAIRE JONES |

Every day in New Zealand five people will suffer the most life-threatening form of heart attack and the time to treatment is crucial to survival....

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SERIOUS BUSH CRASH, SH 5, NGATIRA, ROTORUA AREA

NGAIRE JONES |

St John was notified of a serious crash involving a bus on SH 5, Ngatira at 11:19 am. ...

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SERIOUS BUS CRASH SH 5, NGATIRA - UPDATE

NGAIRE JONES |

St John was notified of a serious crash involving a bus on SH 5, Ngatira at 11:19 am. Five helicopters, five road ambulances and a manager were dispatched to the scene....

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HOUSE EXPLOSION

Gerard Campbell |

St John can confirm it has responded to a house explosion in the suburb of Northwood in Christchurch this morning, sending six ambulances and two managers to the scene....

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NEW AMBULANCES TO SUPPORT RURAL COMMUNITIES

NGAIRE JONES |

A new ambulance model designed specifically to support New Zealand’s rural and remote communities has arrived on our shores....

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ST JOHN REACHES CONSOLIDATED SETTLEMENT WITH ITS UNIONS

VICTORIA HAWKINS |

St John is pleased to announce it has reached a collective agreement with all its unions - Amalgamated Workers Unions of New Zealand, New Zealand Ambulance Association and First Union....

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A ST JOHN COMMUNITY HUB

NGAIRE JONES |

Plans are underway for a new St John facility in New Plymouth to be a hub for both ambulances and the community....

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VOLUNTEERS HONOURED WITH MINISTER OF HEALTH VOLUNTEER AWARDS

BEVERLEY TSE |

St John is proud that its veteran archivist and Order Member, George Wright has jointly won the long service category of the 2019 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards, while its Invercargill Health Shuttle team has been named runners up for the community or NGO health service team category....

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HONOUR SYSTEM RECOGNISES ST JOHN PEOPLE

NGAIRE JONES |

One of the biggest events in the St John calendar was held at the Wellington Cathedral of St Paul on the 15th June....

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HONOURING OUR VALUABLE VOLUNTEERS

BEVERLEY TSE |

Volunteers are at the heart of St John. Every day more than 9,600 generous volunteers help thousands of people across the country by devoting their time to St John’s frontline ambulance service and a variety of community health programmes to support people living well....

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