Acadian Ambulance Paramedics and EMTs Meet Harvey Head-On

Acadian Ambulance Paramedics and EMTs Meet Harvey Head-On

Video Aug 31, 2017

Acadian Ambulance operates in 34 Louisiana parishes and in 37 counties in Texas. Acadian's emergency responders are on the front lines of helping and saving the most vulnerable of disaster victims.

EMS personnel, their colleagues in healthcare and public safety, and the public are encouraged to provide input on the proposals outlined in the Straw Man document regarding the future of EMS.
Among one of the first in the state deemed a "Cardiac Ready Community," Mayville, N.D. has increased the number of AEDs in the area and more residents are taking CPR classes.
Hurricane Irma forced the Red Cross to cancel many blood drives in the Southeast, resulting in a loss of over 2,000 blood and platelet donations.
The crew will host a donation drive for food and supplies to give to residents displaced by Hurricane Harvey.
Solid leadership includes caring for crews’ basic human needs.
With a volunteer network of responders, United Hatzalah can get to accident scenes quickly.

Acadian Ambulance operates in 34 Louisiana parishes and in 37 counties in Texas. Acadian's emergency responders are on the front lines of helping and saving the most vulnerable of disaster victims.

Members of the group that formed in Louisiana during Hurricane Katrina rescue efforts took to their personal boats and hit the floodwaters of Texas to help first responders rescue stranded residents.
A campaign by Puckett EMS seeks to equip Georgia communities with AEDs and CPR training.
United Hatzalah volunteers come from all regions and faiths to help others.
The First Responders Banquet was held as a joint event, raising money for a program that helps keep kids away from drugs and alcohol and paying tribute to the first responders who face the opioid epidemic on a daily basis.
Wegmans employees generously fed all of the first responders who were on scene during the violent protests in Charlottesville.
Paralympic swimming champion Stephanie Millward MBE is encouraging people to help build a better future for Wiltshire Air Ambulance and complete the fundraising for its new airbase.
Over 200 people gathered to pay their respects for the three people killed, including two state troopers, and 19 others injured during the clash between the white nationalist group and those opposing their protest of the removal of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's statue.

Sleeping Tulsa residents were awakened to a tornado ripping through the city with no siren warnings early Sunday morning, leaving at least 30 people injured and causing major damage to multiple businesses downtown.