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by Chris Barnes

category: EOC

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Chris Barnes
Chris Barnes talks about the role of the Duty EOC Officer within the control room.   Hi, I’m Chris Barnes, a Duty EOC officer in Norwich EOC. I've been been with the ambulance service for almost nine years now. My background before joinin...

by Ashleigh Rickards

category: EOC

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Ashleigh Rickards
Ahead of EOCTakeover week, we approached Ashleigh, to write about her then role as Call Handler Team Leader.   Hi everyone, my name is Ashleigh and I am a Call Handler Team Leader based out of the Chelmsford Emergency Operations Centre. I fir...

by James Sissen

category: EOC

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James Sissen
James is a dispatcher working within one of our emergency operation centres. Here he talks about himself and his role within the ambulance service. I joined the ambulance service back in 2012, first as agency staff and then becoming a permanent e...

by Luke Baldwin

category: EOC

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Luke Baldwin
Luke has worked for us as a call handler for two-and-a-half years after first volunteering with us as a community first responder. He tells us a bit about his role in the control room. My name is Luke and I’m an emergency call handler for the Eas...

by Helen Williams

category: EOC

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Helen EOC Audit
Helen began her ambulance service career as a call handler, a role that most people are familiar with. Now working within the EOC Audit team, Helen's guest blog for EOC Takeover week tells us a bit about this lesser known role as part of the EOC team...

by Phil Churchill

category: EOC

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Phil has worked in the ambulance service for 17 years. Here he tells us about his career, his role as a trainer and what makes the job tick. I started working in EOC after four years as an ambulance technician at Cambridge. I had been interested ...