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We support Don't Cross the Line        

Humberside Fire and Rescue have launched a campaign aimed that is aimed at reducing the number of attacks on emergency services workers.

Sue Cousland, Lincolnshire General Manager at East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) attended the event alongside colleagues from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS), Humberside Police and Humberside Fire and Rescue.

During the period of April 2018 to March 2019 EMAS staff had reported 1,082 assaults including physical, verbal, sexual and racial abuse. This is an increase of 113 incidents on the previous year.

The Big Three

Last summer, together with our staff and stakeholders, we created ‘The Big 3: Respond | Develop | Collaborate’, to summarise EMAS’ vision, strategic objectives and values.

Find out more.

New calls process for GPs and HCPs

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The way we manage calls from GPs and other healthcare professionals (HCPs) requesting an ambulance changed from Tuesday 1 October 2019. Find out more.

About EMAS

East Midlands Ambulance Service provides emergency 999 care and telephone clinical assessment services for a population of 4.8 million people.

On average we receive a new 999 call every 40 seconds (1,026,249 emergency and urgent calls received during 2018/2019).

In an emergency call 999. If it's not an emergency but you still need medical help, call telephone number 111.

EMAS is an equal opportunities employer. Each year we publish Modern Slavery Act and Gender Pay Gap statements.