National accolade for ambulance service

SOUTH Western Ambulance Service has been named best ambulance service to work for nationally. The prestigious accolade came from the Health Service Journal and Nursing Times after the Trust came first in its category.

SOUTH Western Ambulance Service has been named best ambulance service to work for nationally.

The prestigious accolade came from the Health Service Journal and Nursing Times after the Trust came first in its category.

Questionnaires relating to working conditions, working relationships, performance management, development, communications and work and life balance were sent to a random sample of staff, who were then tasked with completing and returning them.

The results were analysed and those with the highest number of positive responses were named the winners.