About Yorkshire Ambulance Service
IndependantTM is a 24/7 telecare assistance service brought to you by Yorkshire Ambulance Service and delivered by leading national telecare provider, Welbeing.
Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust was formed on 1 July 2006 when the county's three former services merged.
It covers almost 6,000 square miles of varied terrain, from isolated moors and dales to urban areas, coastline and inner cities. It employs over 4,670 staff and provides 24-hour emergency and healthcare services to a population of more than five million, dealing with an average of over 2,180 999 calls every day. Over 1,055 volunteers also make a vital contribution to the service.
Building ambulance services for the future
All income generated by Yorkshire Ambulance Service from IndependantTM will be reinvested into frontline patient services to benefit the whole community.