Ambulance Subscriptions to increase for 2022

St John is reminding islanders of the benefits of the Ambulance Subscription Scheme which provides free emergency ambulance responses, assessment and treatment by qualified clinicians for members. St John provides the Emergency Ambulance Service on behalf of the States of Guernsey, through a contract with the Health & Social Care …

Marine missions for Emergency Ambulance Service

Guernsey’s Emergency Ambulance Service responded to three marine missions on Monday. Around midday the Flying Christine III was activated for a patient in Sark with a medical condition, requiring transfer to Guernsey. Initial treatment had been started by the Sark doctor and was continued by the paramedics on the passage …

Ambulance service marks 999 Day

Members of the St John Emergency Ambulance Service have joined ‘blue light’ colleagues to mark Emergency Services Day. Police, fire, ambulance and coastguard representatives held a two-minutes silence on Thursday 9th September to remember their colleagues who have died or been injured during their work. The ceremony took place at …

Record month as ambulance demand continues to grow

The St John Emergency Ambulance Service has experienced its busiest month ever and a record 24 hours over the weekend. On Saturday (midnight–to-midnight) Guernsey’s Emergency Ambulance Service responded to 33 calls, which is more than double the daily average for 2020. The previous daily record was 31 calls in 24 …

Meet Will: Ambulance Care Assistant

Will Waller has recently started working as an Ambulance Care Assistant with our Non-Emergency Patient Transfer Service. Will is no stranger to St John, before being appointed to the role he was a volunteer first aider with St John Ambulance Guernsey and also volunteered during the Covid-19 pandemic. Will has …

Ambulance cover for visitors to Guernsey

To join the visitors scheme please visit https://subscription.stjohn.gg Why do I need to pay for an ambulance in Guernsey? The island of Guernsey is not part of the UK and therefore not part of the NHS, so ambulances in Guernsey are not free. St John provides Guernsey’s ambulance service and …