Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 21:15:10 UTC
Dispatch centers emphasize the slogan: “Call if you can, text if you can’t.”
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:18:22 UTC
EMTs are asked to be more aggressive in situations like mass shootings and industrial accidents.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:04:58 UTC
Improving resiliency through regular exercise and smart nutrition is essential to helping EMS providers cope with traumatic stress.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:37:12 UTC
As hard as I tried, I couldn’t protect our children from every episode that ripped through our house. Here’s our story.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:05:23 UTC
A recent National Academy of Medicine discussion paper describes best practices for EMS and hospital responses to active shooter, bombing and terror attacks.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:19:43 UTC
Medics believe the patient would not have made it to the hospital alive without the transfusion.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:17:14 UTC
Robert Allen Brooks pleaded guilty to assaulting his wife in 2014, and will have to clear several evaluations and proof of compliance before reapplying for his license.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:02:13 UTC
The recent ruling prevents not only medical professionals and first responders from legal liability, but also bystanders who try to help.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:35:04 UTC
Following the example of Washington State, a pilot program will test phasing out EpiPens in EMS.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:56:42 UTC
Experts said it sounds an alarm about the long-lasting impact of PTSD and depression on the brain. (AP Photo/Shawn Baldwin)
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:25:32 UTC
EMS will work with law enforcement, doctors and public health officials to head off overdose spikes "like a measles outbreak."
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:35:14 UTC
The Lehigh Valley Health Network serves as a level 1 trauma center, comprehensive stroke center and burn center for the region.
Posted on Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:04:03 UTC
If passed, the county will implement "zero-balance billing" for emergency ambulance calls.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:44:30 UTC
A commuter captured the incident on video during peak rush hour last Thursday.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:05:50 UTC
A debrief of how one search and rescue team handled calls for help during the Louisiana Floods of 2016.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:35:16 UTC
The ambulance was transporting an inmate to the hospital when the crash occurred.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:04:17 UTC
Connor Kepple died March 10, but the medical examiner’s report raised questions surrounding the events leading to his death.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:33:25 UTC
Follow these guidelines to include the goals and activities needed for effective online A&P instruction and student success.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:15:50 UTC
Grant writers can use these tips to make sure their applications are read and fully understood.
Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:38:20 UTC
NAEMT is accepting nominations until Sept. 5 for EMTs who are in financial need due to a severe injury.