About North West Medical Service
North West Medical Service (NWMS) are a specialist independent medical service that supplies trained staff to events throughout the North West of England.
NWMS was form back in 2016 in Barrow-In-Furness, when two brothers and a friend wanted to offer trained and professional staff to events to ensure the public got the best medical help needed. Kristian, Jonny and Mike all started when they joined a volunteer organisation; from there they have enhanced their skill set by undertaking a number of different courses and by attending countless events over a number of years.
NWMS staff comprises of mainly first aider and the more advance First responders, but we also work very closely with independent health care professional in order to ensure your event will have the correct skill level.
Our main medic is what we call a FREC medic. A FREC medic is a nationally recognised medical qualification with skills in airway management, splinting, medication and many more advanced skills. All our medical staff are extremely well trained and hold a high level of experience.
NWMS will work closely with organisers to provide a personalised service, meaning that you will receive the correct staffing levels as well as the correct skill level depending on what event you have on.
Having easy to understand policies, means we have been able to ensure first class medical expertise at local events we have secured recurring contracts from multiple venues and companies. We are covering functions on a weekly basis so please book in advance if you do require medical cover at your event.
What to expect if you hire NWMS» Personalised Quote – all quotes are tailored to the event, meaning the correct level of cover and right skill set.
» Confirmation once you book – this means that you have the peace of mind that NWMS will be at your event and your medical cover is sorted.
» Trained Staff – All our staff are trained to the appropriate level, ensuring the best cover for your event.
» Equipment – NWMS will supply are the relevant equipment for the type of event you are running, such as defibrillator or chairs and scoops to move patients.
» Manager – Once you request a quote from NWMS the same member of the team will manage your event.
» Your time back – Once you have booked with NWMS our staff will run themselves meaning you don’t have to manage another team at your event.
» Contact – you will be given the details of one of the management team, if that manager is not one of the staff at your event, you will be able to contact them at any point, for any question or queries.