Building Ambulance Make Ready Centres

new build design,Building Ambulance Make Ready Centres

Building Ambulance Make Ready Centres – for years paramedic staff were responsible for cleaning, restocking, fuelling and maintaining their ambulances at the beginning and end of every shift. This was a time consuming process that took specialist care staff away from looking after patients.   “make ready systems must be put in place across the country to drive productivity” Lord … Read More

Ambulance Make Ready Centres

Make Ready Centres

Lord Carter’s report on Ambulance Service Trusts makes this specific recommendation; ‘make ready systems must be put in place across the country to drive productivity’ he adds ‘the introduction of a make ready system is a key enabler to productivity and can support significant savings through modernising trust estates.’ Chawton Hill has now delivered all but 1 of the 6 Make … Read More

Make Ready Centres – what are they?

Make Ready Ambulance Centre, Polegate, Crawley

Make Ready Centres involve a system which sees ambulances prepared by a dedicated  team of specialists in a purpose built or converted building, who clean, restock and check the equipment on ambulances before the beginning and at the end of every shift. For years paramedic staff were responsible for cleaning, restocking, fueling and maintaining their ambulances at the beginning and … Read More

Construction site opening of S.East Coast Ambulance Centre Polegate, East Sussex

South East Coast Ambulance Make Ready Centre,construction site

The construction site opening ceremony for the South East Coast Ambulance Make Ready Centre in Polegate, East Sussex was a great success! Paul Sutton, Chief Executive SECAmb attended with the Major of Polegate, David Watts together with colleagues from SECAmb Steve Moss, John Flower & June Streeter & the team from Durtnell & Sons. Chawton Hill took responsibility as Principle … Read More