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About Us

Cross Country Medical (CCM) UK Limited was founded by actively serving front-line medical professionals and was established with a view to exceed the standards of event and activity medical cover. We specialise in the provision of 4x4 and 6x6 medical services and provide cover for high-risk activities and sites. Cross Country Medical's training school provides a range of accredited qualifications and training courses.

We provide our services nationwide across the United Kingdom. Our registered office and central base of operations is located in Lingfield, within the rolling Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

 

Part of our mission is to reduce the impact on NHS resources and reduce response times by providing fully equipped and highly experienced medics on location in areas where there are expected potential risks of injury or illness occurring. It is our aim to preserve life in rural or remote locations where a front-line ambulance or higher level of care may not be immediately available or accessible. As such, we also provide a range of emergency support services to the NHS and private care industry.

We offer a bespoke service and work with our clients to deliver the best level of medical cover to suit their requirements. Our 4x4 ambulances are able to transport patients, urgent medical equipment, and medical crews over rough terrain, in all weathers, and in rural or remote locations.

Our Medics

All of our medical staff are highly qualified, extensively vetted professionals and our medical staffing resource is multi-disciplinary including:

  • First Aiders

  • Emergency First Responders (EFR) & First Person on Scene (FPOS)

  • Emergency Care Assistants (ECA) & Emergency Care Support Workers (ECSW)

  • Associate Ambulance Practitioners (AAP)

  • First Response Emergency Care Medics (FREC) Levels 3 & 4

  • First Response Emergency & Urgent Care (FREUC) Level 5

  • Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT)

  • HCPC registered Paramedics & Paramedic Practitioners

  • NMC registered Nurses

  • GMC registered Doctors

To see our latest job opportunities and apply online, please see our Recruitment page.

 

Reassurance and peace of mind

We are fully insured and our medics are covered by our Public Liability and Medical Malpractice insurance policies. Our vehicles are also suitably insured for the work which we undertake and those which are professionally fitted with an emergency blue light package are specifically insured for blue light emergency use. Our staff are qualified in L3CERAD (Level 3 Certificate in Emergency Response Ambulance Driving) in addition to being ROSPA accredited off-road 4x4 and 6x6 driving qualified.

Our medics are governed by our strict policies, procedures, high standards and are constantly monitored in their work, in addition to undergoing continual training and development. This is to ensure the highest level of standards are upheld at all times and to ensure our staff professionally reflect not only ours but our clients' reputation and standards.

We provide our services in line with HSE guidelines, and for venue/event medical cover, we ensure compliance with the relevant industry guidelines including, the event industry's 'Purple Guide' guidelines, Motorsport UK industry's 'Blue Book' guidelines, and the Sports Grounds Safety Authority's 'Green Guide' guidelines. We also provide free medical assessment plans (MAPs) for some events which ensures compliance at a local level, including multi-agency liaison such as contacting local hospitals, ambulance trusts and other emergency services as required by relevant guidelines, on our clients behalf

The equipment and medical supplies we use are of the highest clinically approved standard and are in line with the same equipment and supplies used by NHS ambulance trusts. All of our electronic equipment is regularly tested and calibrated by approved testers and is cleaned constantly thanks to our stringent Infection Prevention & Control policy.

Our trusted pre-hospital emergency medicines are obtained officially through prescription, under our Patient Group Directives (PGDs), which has been agreed with our HCPC registered Clinical Lead. All our medicines are stored, handled, managed, and administered according to the terms of our Patient Group Directives (PGDs).

For further information about Cross Country Medical (CCM), please contact our helpful team.

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