Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott

Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Ben joined Wiltshire Air Ambulance in April 2014 in a developmental role and joined full-time in June 2015.

He is the first Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care appointed at WAA and one of only four in the south west of England.

He joined London Ambulance Service as a technician in 2009 and went on to qualify as a paramedic in 2011. After moving to South Western Ambulance Service in 2012 he became a mentor paramedic at Bath Ambulance Station.

Ben's Latest Missions

Location: Quedgeley

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Paramedic Craig Wilkins

Craig Wilkins
Critical Care Paramedic

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Frome

Attended in: Helicopter

Transported to: Royal United Hospital, Bath

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Paramedic Craig Wilkins

Craig Wilkins
Critical Care Paramedic

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Swindon

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Paramedic Craig Wilkins

Craig Wilkins
Critical Care Paramedic

Location: Chippenham

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Paramedic Craig Wilkins

Craig Wilkins
Critical Care Paramedic

Pilot Simon Gough

Simon Gough MBE
Line Pilot

Location: Frome

Attended in: Helicopter

Crew Attending
Critical Care Paramedic and Operations Officer Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott
Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care and Clinical Lead

Paramedic Craig Wilkins

Craig Wilkins
Critical Care Paramedic

Pilot Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello
Line Pilot

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