'Unprecedented demand' leads East Midlands Ambulance Service to spend £1m to retain private ambulance crews
East Midlands Ambulance Service is set to spend £1m to retain private ambulance services in order to meet “unprecedented demand”.
The service currently uses 28 private crews alongside its own each day, but had planned to cut the use down to zero by the end of January.
However, the trust now plans to to retain the crew beyond the end of the month.
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