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Paramedics switched off ambulance tracking devices to avoid emergency calls
 

Paramedics switched off ambulance tracking devices to avoid emergency calls

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Paramedics at an NHS trust are accused of switching off ambulance tracking devices so they could avoid responding to emergency calls in Surrey.
 
today.mims.com
 
4 Mar 2017 - General
 
The article mentioned ten cases were paramedics were unavailable and switched off the ambulance tracking device to avoid emergency calls.
Such doing had led to deaths of many urgent cases who couldn't make it to the hospitals.
Working as paramedic requires for sure a huge focus and efforts to do your best to help others and sometimes you can't have a break, but switching off tracking device intentionally is a big mistake, there should be a way paramedics could take an excuse or b...
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