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The aging helicopters will be replaced with a safer, modernized fleet.
More than 45 EMS personnel and 23 vehicles from across Priority Ambulance’s Southeast footprint traveled to Florida to assist in the relief efforts from Hurricane Irma.
Motorcyclist Kieron Reeson, who sustained life-threatening injuries in a collision, was given a blood transfusion by the Wiltshire Air Ambulance crew before being flown to the hospital in eight minutes.
Christopher Crisanto snuck into the driver's seat and took off after the EMT driving the ambulance pulled over when the patient threatened the other EMT with a pair of shears.
Cypress Creek EMS and Harris County ESD 48 Fire Department/EMS are the first two ground organizations in the country to carry whole blood for trauma patients.
Master keys have been ordered to give paramedics access to locked communities so they are not delayed in reaching patients during emergencies.
"In publishing our latest issue of best practices, we selected policies and practices that illustrated the high-quality patient care and safety we seek in accreditation," said CAMTS Executive Director Eileen Frazer.
The Northern California ambulance and logistics provider is known for its innovative services and unmatched customer service.
It is believed that the EMT driving the ambulance was speeding before driving off the road and rolling over, causing the patient, Carolyn D. Koch, 66, to die of a head injury.
Multnomah County has opened a competitive process for a new contract to provide emergency 9-1-1 ambulance service across the entire county beginning in 2018.
The new ambulances will reduce Oxford County Paramedic Services' annual greenhouse gas emissions by 10.7 eCO₂ tons.
The MSU vehicle features an onboard CT scanner, lab, and telemedicine unit to provide real-time communications between doctors, patients and their pre-hospital care providers.
Trained in medicine, rescue and small-arms combat, PJs recover personnel from the most unforgiving environments.
Compressed Natural Gas units are being implemented by Bossier City Fire Department in Louisiana to reduce vehicle fuel costs.