There is an initiative to link ham radio with the NHS. This is being driven by Paul Devlin from the NHS Improvements Team, and the project is being done under the banner of the GB1NHS permanent amateur radio callsign.
To find out more about the initiative, please see the following links:
What has GB1NHS done so far?
GB1NHS launched at the National Radio Centre in May 2018, and has been involved with promoting the “End PJ Paralysis” campaign, as well as promoting various health initiatives. It was also active in support of the Essex & Herts Air Ambulance in 2019.
Want to know more
Here is a short interview broadcast on Southend Hospital Radio, which is part of the network of UK hospital radio stations:
Want to know more or get involved?
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