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Two paramedics in Palatine, Ill., were taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries following a collision with a van while responding to a call.

Florida's Department of Health gave $87,000 to an agency to help provide better patient care with an up-to-date ambulance.
Nechama Loebel, the first deaf EMT in Israel, organized and instructed the first EMS training course for the members of the deaf and hard of hearing community in the country.
Data shows a 64% increase in opioid-related visits from 2014.
The FBI is investigating the man who stabbed Lt. Jeff Neville in the neck and claimed the attack was based on his "hatred for the United States."

Can new technology improve the performance of disconnected remote learners?

Each month the Prehospital Care Research Forum combs the literature to identify recent studies relevant to EMS education practices. In this segment PCRF board member Megan Corry shares her insight on research that can help bring evidence-based practices to EMS education.

The baby of the mother who went into premature labor will now receive free flights for life.
The legislation aims to treat addiction as a disease while another bill that would limit opiate pain medication prescriptions awaits approval from the Senate.
American Ambulance Association presented the award to Angie Jarrett for her outstanding services as an EMS provider.
City spending surpasses planned budgets to ensure there is enough Narcan on hand to treat increasing numbers of drug overdoses.

June 21—Emergency calls for everything from house fires to sprained ankles continue to increase as the town grows, creating mounting pressure on fire and emergency medical services.

In the face of burgeoning demand, town leaders have launched a strategic planning process designed to optimize emergency services, General Manager Scott Shanley and the town's two fire chiefs said Tuesday.

Automating tasks with online Public Safety software improves processes and saves time at this British Columbia agency.

Should the unthinkable happen on duty, your service will be honored and remembered

Each year in May, representatives from the National EMS Memorial Service, National EMS Memorial Foundation and National EMS Memorial Bike Ride gather in Arlington, Va., to pay tribute to fallen EMS and air medical providers during the National EMS Weekend of Honor. This story was written by a rider from the National EMS Memorial Bike Ride’s east coast route who attended the National EMS Memorial Service for the first time.

A fully integrated platform provides time and money-saving apparatus checking tied to easy, secure records management.
The state's House of Representatives has cut funding for initiatives aiming to reduce deaths from opioid overdoses.