Jim Hancox

Air Crew Supervisor

Jim joined the then Hereford and Worcester Ambulance Service in 2002 qualifying as a paramedic in 2005. He extended his training, qualifying as a Critical Care Paramedic in 2010 and took on the role of Aircrew Supervisor at MAAC’s Strensham airbase in 2014.

Jim has worked for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity for over eight years is very proud to be a part of the team. He said: “I can't imagine a job I'd rather be doing. “I am privileged to work with such fantastic people and love being able to offer specialist care to the patients we treat.”

Outside of work Jim is a keen sportsman enjoying running and cycling and one day hopes to complete an Ironman Triathlon. He also plays Ultimate Frisbee at both a national and international level and won a gold medal with Great Britain at the 2013 European Championships in Spain.

Jim lives in Worcestershire with his wife Bernice who is also a paramedic.

OPERATIONS STATISTICS:
Missions completed since 1991 48,688 | On average we airlift a child every four days | Road traffic collisions make up around 35% of the incidents we attend | The service airlifts up to three horse riders each week.