Up to 500 ambulance staff are threatening to intensify their campaign of strike action.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019
The gleaming helicopter is sitting in the hangar. It can be airborne within two and a half minutes. Paramedics have undergone training to work with the pilot during flight operations but the crew helmets are still wrapped in plastic on a shelf in the control room of the new €400,000 airbase.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
Two paramedics have been suspended and four others issued with warnings after they expressed health and safety concerns about being asked to drive a young patient from Cork to Dublin towards the end of their third night-shift in a row.
Sat, 19 Jan, 2019
On this week's episode of Paramedics, an air ambulance team is dispatched to a farm in the North East where a farmer has suffered a neck injury.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018
TV3’s series, Ireland’s Paramedics, will return to our screens tomorrow night at 9pm for its third series.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018
Paramedics are being delayed getting to emergencies because they are being forced to wait to hand over patients at emergency departments.
Wed, 17 Aug, 2016
The National Ambulance Service has been asked to examine claims that no trained paramedics turned up for work at its base in Limerick City on two nights last week.
Tue, 18 Aug, 2015