Emergency management director Stu Pike has a standing offer for students and employees at CU -- spend the time learning CPR , first aid and how to use an automatic external defibrillator, and he will foot most of the bill.
Hundreds of Travis County health care workers are being trained this week on what to do if they come in contact with an Ebola patient, from staff at major hospitals to paramedics who work in ambulances and workers at neighborhood emergency clinics.
The Kentucky Department for Public Health has developed a package of materials to help hospitals, public health agencies, health care organizations and other coalitions in their preparedness for Ebola.
Phillips said the fire academy's goal in signing onto the program is to encourage firefighters and EMS personnel to said the fire academy's goal in signing onto the program is to encourage firefighters and EMS personnel to start planning their careers.
Chukker Creek school held its annual Community Helper Day, during which more than 100 kindergarten students got to interact with first responders, learning about not only their job but what to do in an emergency.