Independent review of how NEAS is run

North East Ambulance Service is starting a review of how it is run and governed. The service is expected to carry out this review every three years. The last one was held three years ago, in November 2011, when the North East Ambulance Service became an NHS Foundation Trust. A review like this is essential to make sure that the organisation has the right structures and processes in place to deal with the challenges of rising health costs, increase in demand and growth in patient expectations. The ...