Michigan EMS Service Using Predictive Technology to Improve Response Times

Michigan EMS Service Using Predictive Technology to Improve Response Times

Video Aug 07, 2017

A "heat map" of prior calls helps Life EMS Ambulance in Grand Rapids predict calls and make live decisions on routing. Life EMS Ambulance serves 9 counties and over 4,000 square miles.

Emergency Reporting’s integration with StreetWise links the data used or produced in the apparatus during a response with data stored in a department’s records, significantly improving accuracy, situational awareness, safety and efficiency during emergency response.
Pulsara knows that time is brain and radios can be unreliable, which is why their communications app for EMS to relay clear, accurate patient information to the ED has been improving patient care.

More than 300 state and local agencies have added drones to their arsenals, including a Texas police department that used a drone to spot an escaped convict. The drones can be used to locate active shooters inside buildings, people trapped in burning buildings, and lost hikers.

Redivus Health was selected as a finalist for its innovative, industry leading product, which improves patient care by providing physicians, nurses and paramedics with actionable, clinical guidance during a critical care event.
Frank Gresh, MS, discussed the risks that agencies face in cybersecurity breaches and how they can protect themselves from these threats.
Canada’s premier event for paramedic personnel draws attendees from coast to coast.
Thousands of public safety communications officials will attend this international event next week in Denver, Colorado.
AngelTrax, a leading provider of mobile video surveillance solutions, recently relocated all operations into a fully renovated 40,000 square foot facility which serves as the new headquarters for the company's expanded corporate offices and manufacturing, inventory and distribution centers.
A "heat map" of prior calls helps Life EMS Ambulance in Grand Rapids predict calls and make live decisions on routing.
The rescue drone is remotely controlled by first responders to speed through water to victims and features handles to hold onto while being pulled to shore, a lifejacket, helmet and two-way radio so rescuers can communicate with patients.
Demonstrations of their employee scheduling and workforce management system will be held at the annual EMS event, Pinnacle, taking place in Boca Raton, Florida, August 8th–11th.
The EARTH Symposium rolls out the next generation of medical resuscitative devices.
FirstNet and AT&T will deliver a wireless broadband network to public safety agencies for improved communications and safer communities.
NASA scientists and scuba divers have also approached Jeff Dykes for his innovative compass, which would be placed inside firefighters' helmets to help guide them through low visibility structure fires.
The associations hope to reinforce the use of mobile phones and apps to connect nearby CPR-trained citizens and off-duty professional responders.