18 Jun 2019
London Ambulance Service today announced that Ali Layne-Smith, Director of People and Organisation Development at West Midlands Police, will join the Trust as the Director of People and Culture.
Ali has had a long and distinguishing career already with over 20 years’ of HR experience in large, high profile organisations spanning both the public and private sector. She joins London Ambulance Service from West Midlands Police where she has spent the last two and a half years as their first Director of People and Organisation Development.
Ali will lead the People and Culture Directorate – a team of 65 which encompasses areas including Talent, Workforce Analytics and Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion, Employee Relations, Staff Experience and Leadership and Performance.
13 Jun 2019
Amanda Mansfield, the Service’s Consultant Midwife has received a national award from the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) for her contribution to midwifery.
12 Jun 2019
Jennifer Morrison was welcomed to the Service’s headquarters in Waterloo by Chief Executive Garrett Emmerson and met Australian paramedics working in London.
She was also shown around the Emergency Operations Centre, where emergency calls are answered, ambulances and other vehicles dispatched and where patients are given medical advice and support by clinicians over the phone.
10 Jun 2019
London Ambulance Service today announced that Antony Tiernan, the communications director – improvement and development at NHS England and NHS Improvement, will join the Trust as the director of communications and engagement.
7 Jun 2019
A man whose heart stopped nine times has enjoyed a tearful reunion with the volunteer responders who saved his life.