Volunteer Medics Providing Specialist Medical Care in Communities Across Devon, Supporting South Western Ambulance Service
BASICS Devon volunteer doctors will respond rapidly to any incident where lives hang in the balance. We are tasked by the South Western Ambulance Service control room.
Many call-outs are to the victims of major trauma, often involving road accidents. The team frequently answer calls to a wide range of time critical emergencies.
To provide immediate access to specialist medical care at the scene of illness or accident
British Association for Immediate Care in Devon
So far this year, our volunteers have attended 315 incidents.
(January to October 2017)