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Crusaders Join the First Aid Club with St John

Friday, 27 March 2015, 12:00 pm | St John

Members of the Crusaders have been learning some important new skills – though not on the rugby field. More >>

St John Ambulance Geared to Manage the Country’s New Year

Wednesday, 31 December 2014, 1:19 pm | St John

On New Year’s Eve between the hours of 10pm and 2am St John’s job rate will triple and a high percentage of those incidents will be related to alcohol. New Year is traditionally one of the busiest times of year for the ambulance service nationwide ... More >>

St John & NZFS Sign New Memorandum of Understanding

Wednesday, 3 December 2014, 9:10 am | St John

St John and the New Zealand Fire Service (NZFS) put pen to paper today to formally sign an updated Memorandum of Understanding guiding co-ordination between the two services. More >>

NZ Resuscitation Rates Surpassing International Services

Thursday, 2 October 2014, 1:34 pm | St John

St John’s First Annual Cardiac Arrest Report Reveals Resuscitation Rates in New Zealand Are Surpassing Those of Comparable Ambulance Services Internationally. More >>

St John to recruit 158 additional frontline ambulance staff

Thursday, 21 August 2014, 9:53 am | St John

St John to recruit 158 additional frontline ambulance staff in 35 key locations by July 2015 More >>

St John is New Zealand’s Most Trusted Charity

Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 10:33 am | St John

St John is proud to announce it has been voted the Most Trusted Charity in the highly competitive and respected Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brands Awards. In a double endorsement, paramedics also came second in the Most Trusted Professions category ... More >>

It’s Green for Go - St John Unveils New Uniform

Monday, 30 June 2014, 2:07 pm | St John

St John ambulance officers are sporting a new look from this week in what is the organisation’s first major uniform upgrade in twelve years. More >>

St John and NZFS announce prototype Fire Medical Vehicle

Thursday, 19 June 2014, 11:29 pm | St John

A prototype dual purpose fire and medical response vehicle developed by the New Zealand Fire Service and St John is about to start a year of trials to test the concept. More >>

St John CPR APP Accessible in a Heartbeat

Tuesday, 10 June 2014, 1:41 pm | St John

Every day more than nine New Zealanders suffer a cardiac arrest but only 10% of these people will survive. More >>

St John Annual Appeal Starts Today

Monday, 7 April 2014, 10:53 am | St John

There are so many stories… Every day St John responds to over 1000 calls for help; that’s one call every minute and a half; 400,000 calls a year. More >>

St John Annual Appeal is Next Week! (7-13 April)

Friday, 4 April 2014, 9:40 am | St John

Every day St John responds to over 1,000 calls for help; that’s one call every minute and a half. Last year we cared for over 415,000 patients. Our Ambulances travel over 18,700,000 kilometres every year. More >>

St John patient part charges to increase 1 April 2014

Thursday, 13 March 2014, 4:11 pm | St John

On 1 April 2014 the St John emergency ambulance patient part charge will increase by either $4.00 or $13.00, to a single rate of $88.00 across New Zealand (from two rates of $75.00 and $84.00 previously). The flat rate charge for those not eligible ... More >>

St John to recruit additional ambulance staff

Thursday, 27 February 2014, 3:08 pm | St John

St John has approved funding for 57 additional paid ambulance staff in a number of locations across New Zealand. This amounts to a commitment of $4 million, from fundraising and commercial activities. More >>

St John South Island Update: 9.20am, 21 June 2013

Friday, 21 June 2013, 9:30 am | St John

Media advisory, St John, 9.20am, 21 June 2013   Please attribute to Ian Henderson, St John Communications Advisor South Island   ·         St John in the South Island reports no major incidents over-night in the South Island ·         ... More >>

Public rate paramedics 1st equal most trusted profession

Thursday, 20 June 2013, 10:57 am | St John

St John Chief Executive Officer Peter Bradley says he is delighted that paramedics have ranked 1st equal with the most trusted in the Readers Digest Most Trusted Professions poll. St John has over 4,000 ambulance officers who provide quality care and comfort ... More >>

St John Health Shuttle expanding service in East Otago

Wednesday, 13 March 2013, 11:11 am | St John

MEDIA RELEASE: St John Health Shuttle expanding service in East Otago 13 March 2013 Residents in Palmerston and Waikouaiti are now able to take advantage of a community initiative from St John. The St John Health Shuttle, which is proudly sponsored by ... More >>

St John volunteers gear up for adidas Auckland Marathon

Wednesday, 24 October 2012, 11:19 am | St John

Around 40 medically trained volunteers will be on hand during this year’s adidas Auckland Marathon to provide assistance to competitors. More >>

Fall In Auckland CBD

Thursday, 4 October 2012, 11:03 am | St John

Some information on the incident on the Auckland CBD incident this evening (October 3). Please note that the Police are the lead agency on this incident, so you will need to contact them for specific comments and details. More >>

Muriwai Rescue This Evening

Monday, 1 October 2012, 11:00 am | St John

A man in his 30s has been airlifted to Auckland Hospital by Westpac Rescue Helicopter this evening following a co-ordinated rescue effort at Muriwai Beach. St John Opertatiions Team Manager, Patsy Carlyle, said: The man had fallen into the "blowhole" ... More >>

Large fire on Mt Eden Road

Friday, 21 September 2012, 11:19 am | St John

St John is located at the scene of a large fire on Mt Eden Road which occurred this morning. (September 21). We understand the building has been evacuated. More >>



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