The UK’s Leading Independent Specialists Dedicated to Advancing Excellence in Pre-Hospital Care and Event Medicine.

Our vision

Our vision

Established in 2003, Medicare has become the UK’s leading provider of event medical cover. We are proud to be one of the most recognised and respected providers in our industry. We are committed to delivering a patient and client focused approach to everything we do. We are registered with, and regulated by, the Care Quality Commission.

Providing our clients with teams of health care professionals dedicated to providing first class patient care.

Assisting our clients to plan and resource their events by providing experts in safety and emergency management.

Specialised critical care team comprised of a unique group of highly experienced and trained health care professionals.

Transport options tailored to our client’s needs, all our vehicles have been designed to achieve effective, confidential and comfortable treatment.

About us

We provide medical cover for an array of venues throughout the UK. We strive to improve the efficiency and safety of your event by working with you to address all aspects of event management.

We supply our clients with teams of health care professionals dedicated to providing first class pre-hospital care. Our teams consist of GMC registered Doctors, HCPC registered Paramedics, IHCD trained Emergency Medical Technicians and fully qualified First Aiders. We guarantee to be ready for the expected, the unexpected and everything in between.

Recruitment

We employ various grades of pre-hospital care staff, from Doctors, Nurses, Paramedics, Ambulance Technicians to First Aid Staff all of whom must hold current qualifications in their fields.

We are currently recruiting HCPC Registered Paramedics, NMC Registered Nurse’s, IHCD Ambulance Technicians and HSE First Aid Staff.

If you are interested in working with us please get in touch.

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Clinical Education

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All our trainers are accredited and hold relevant teaching qualifications; they are experienced to deliver training in their area of expertise to a high standard they are dedicated to delivering consistency and quality to all of our clients.

Popular courses include:

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Midlands Operations Dept
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Blackhorse Road
Exhall
Coventry CV7 9FW
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South Operations (Head office)
Suffolk Drive
Richmond Road
Dukes Park Industrial Estate
Chelmsford
Essex CM2 6UN
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North Operations Dept
Enterprise Park
Queens Meadow Business Park
Stockton Road
Hartlepool TS25 2FE

Contact us

QA Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF)

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, to provide first aid in a range of emergency first aid situations. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide basic first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, choking, shock, wounds and bleeding and minor injuries.

QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF)

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification, specifically designed for those who are appointed to act as a first aider in their workplace. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Over a 3 day period, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more.

First Aid at Work Annual Refresher (QAR)

HSE guidelines state that employers should ensure their first aiders remain competent to perform their role. As such, it is strongly recommended that first aiders undertake annual refresher training to practise their skills and update their knowledge on the latest first aid procedures.

Intended Audience

The First Aid at Work Annual Refresher (QAR) qualification is specifically designed to allow qualified first aiders to update their first aid skills yearly, until requalification training is required.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Over a half day period, Learners will leave with a renewed confidence having had the opportunity to practise essential first aid procedures, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, wounds and bleeding, shock and more

QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (QCF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in basic life support and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) usage in emergency situations.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (QCF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific interest or responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide BLS when dealing with an emergency situation which may involve using an AED.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Over a half day period, Learners will develop the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and safely use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Topics covered include: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, using an AED on both adults and children, combining AED use with CPR and more.

QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF)

Ideal as an alternative to the First Person on Scene Intermediate (FPOSi) qualification, the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF)./p>

The 3 day QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) re-qualification course is also perfect for those who have already completed an FPOSi qualification and are due to requalify./p>

Endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care- The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D, this fantastic qualification is perfect for a range of roles in emergency care, such as: Event Medical Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more. /p>

The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is one of the few first aid qualifications recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Over a 5 day period, Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient's airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more

QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF)

As the next step for those who have completed the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF), this qualification provides Learners with a wider scope of practice in prehospital care emergencies, allowing for greater employment opportunities. It also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).

Intended Audience

The QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those looking to progress their career in the emergency services, ambulance services, event medical sector and high risk workplaces.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level E, this fantastic qualification provides Learners with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to be able to deal with a wide range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: major incidents, fracture immobilisation, sick and injured children, mental health problems and more.

QA Level 5 Diploma in First Response Emergency and Urgent Care (RQF)

Ideal for those wishing to progress to roles such as an Ambulance Technician, this regulated and nationally recognised qualification also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).

Intended Audience

The QA Level 5 Diploma in First Response Emergency and Urgent Care (RQF) is specifically designed for those looking to further progress their career in the emergency services, ambulance services, event medical sector and high risk workplaces.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level F, this fantastic qualification provides Learners with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to manage a range of prehospital emergency situations, such as: acute conditions, life-threatening infections, end of life care, childbirth and more.

QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF)

The QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification that forms the final stage of a new HCPC approved Paramedic programme.

Perfect for those who wish to become a Paramedic, this fantastic programme fulfils HCPC standards of proficiency requirements and the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level G.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who wish to practise as a Paramedic and apply for registration with the HCPC.

Learners who wish to undertake the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF) must have successfully completed the QA Level 5 Diploma in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) or a Qualsafe Awards recognised equivalent qualification.

Course Overview Qualification Specification

Successful Learners will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to be able to manage a range of prehospital care situations, covering topics such as: bioscience for paramedics, clinical assessment and treatment skills, as well as advanced trauma life support and more.