Clinical Lead for Urgent Care Practitioners,
North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust
Andrew Ormerod is a Clinical Lead / Advanced Practitioner at North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust. Andrew was one of the first UK Paramedics born from a University level of education. A natural innovator, Andrew supported a program around Continuing Professional Education that is now Europes biggest provider-supporting Health and Social Care Professionals to keep an accurate record of their learning and development @CPDme. Recently Andrew was published in the Nursing Times for innovating development and implementing Nurses on the front line of the UK Ambulance Services as Urgent Care Practitioners. Andrew has a valued seat on the UK Trauma Care Council where he supports education and development across a multidiscipline of Professionals, developing skill sets in managing traumatic patients from roadside to rehabilitation. Andrews current role sees him supporting four large UK NHS Ambulance Service Trusts (NWAS, NEAS, YAS & EMids) known as the Northern Ambulance Alliance. Here he is Clinical Programme Lead for Avoidable Conveyance and Telehealth.