Pilot to enable paramedics to work across primary and community care
Published: 13 February, 2018
Paramedics have a unique skill set which enables them to deliver care to patients across a variety of settings – making them a very valuable resource, not only for the ambulance service but also for other parts of the NHS. Pilots of a new working model for specialist and advanced paramedics, enabling them to work across primary and community-based care, as well as within the ambulance service is to be launched by Health Education England. In addition to developing these paramedics’ skills set, the outcome of the pilots will be evaluated to establish how the role can help to best deliver high quality patient care.
Last updated: 9 May, 2018