We are very pleased to announce the introduction of our new STAN course – Stabilisation and Transfer of the Acutely unwell Neonate. This is a new course for consultants, senior trainees and fellows, and senior nurses to develop or refresh their neonatal transport skills. A mix of lectures, workshops and simulation provide the theoretical framework […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on STAN Neonatal Transport Course
Some time ago, we asked for some help with knitting some little friends to accompany our babies on their travels. Lots of you asked for the pattern, but we are now running a little low on supplies, so need more knitters to help. The pattern can be found here, the only requirements are that the […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on We need knitters!
This week we were very pleased to welcome five new doctors who will be working with the team for the next six months. Before going out on the road, those new to the team follow an induction programme to learn about how the team works and train on the specialist transport equipment. As part of […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Doctors Induction and Simulation
We are very excited to announce a newly developed 18 month rotational Senior Clinical Fellow post with six months each in paediatric intensive care, neonatology and neonatal transport. The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel provides one of the largest acute paediatric services and paediatric trauma services in London with over 110 paediatric and neonatal, surgical and medical […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Rotational Post for NTS / PICU / NICU – would you like to join our team?
Our 2016-2017 Abridged Annual Report is now available for download from our website. Annual ReportContinue Reading... Comments Off on 2016-2017 Abridged Annual Report
London NTS was proud to support Ickle Pickles at Northcote Road Christmas Market and helped raise £1548 towards Ickle Pickle appeals supporting neonatal units across the UK. We had a brilliant time showing people round one of our ambulances and explaining what we do to look after some of the smallest and sickest babies in London. […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on NTS at Northcote Road Christmas Market
We are looking for experienced senior neonatal registrars to join our team. Working for the busiest dedicated neonatal transfer team in the UK, you will gain a wealth of transport experience. In addition, we have designed a structured management training programme to be incorporated into non clinical days, aimed at those seeking to pursue a consultant […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Would you like to join us?
One of the Appeals the Ickle Pickles charity was running for 2016 was to help the London Neonatal Service buy 3 new Globetrotter Transport Incubators for our 3 Ambulances. At £10,445 per Incubator & a total of £31,355 this was a big appeal. Following the Incubator Ball held in London last month enough funds were raised for 2 Incubators to be […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Ickle Pickle Charity Donation
We will be recruiting very soon for additional nursing and medical staff for the London Neonatal Transfer Service. Could you see yourself as part of the busiest neonatal transfer service in the United Kingdom? In 2015 we transferred over 1700 babies to or from neonatal units within London. 707 of these babies were ventilated, and […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Would You Like to Join Our Team?
Early one cold February morning last year, NTS Paramedic Peter and NTS Senior Sister Josie were just about to set off from the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital when they heard a knock on the door. Parked beside their ambulance was an Addison Lee taxi. The driver was knocking because the woman he was taking to […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on London NTS TV Debut on BBC’s ‘The One Show’