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If you don't desire to influence change in EMS care, then you're an ambulance driver, challenged Maj. Andrew D. Fisher, EMT-P, MPAS, PA-C, during a provocative call to action.
The new Baron eBook details best severe weather procedures for emergency management personnel and public safety officials.
Record flooding in Goshen left residences surrounded, closed main roads, and created a traffic mess.
The Community CaraMedic Program in Asheville, N.C. is the first in the country to have every staff member board-certified in community paramedicine.
A leaking pizza oven forced the building's first seven floors to be cleared; two people had minor injuries.
Evan Travers earned a Life-Saving Award from Learning for Life, which oversees the Fire Explorer program.
That was the total spent in South Carolina in 2016 on overdose admissions and ED visits.
Their bill would deny contracts and tax breaks to insurers who deny claims for nonemergency visits.

Capt. Skyler Phillips, EMT-P, of the Chattanooga (Tenn.) Fire Department, presented a session with personal meaning during the EMS Today conference Feb. 22 in Charlotte, N.C.

Peder Hulen-Ahearn holds a master's degree in Public Safety Leadership and Administration and has worked for Ada County Paramedics since 2001.
ZOLL intends to award medical education grants annually to up to 12 qualifying EMTs who demonstrate a career commitment to the profession.
During his time with the company, Shore has focused on modernization of the agency and creating opportunities for the younger generation in EMS.
Nikolas Cruz posed a dilemma: You can't just kick children out of school because you're afraid of them.
A lawsuit seeks to force continuation of a service the health system says it can't afford.
The agency reported 28 people have been infected with salmonella in 20 states, with 11 hospitalized.
The explosion threw a maintenance worker against a wall and set off an airbag in another vehicle.
While the U.S. healthcare system is fairly high in quality, consumer navigation through its pathways is often poor.
Llega a la escena de un varón de 45 años de edad en un paro cardiaco. Acababa de comprar una caminadora para ponerse en forma y estaba comenzando a ejercitarse cuando se quejó de dolor opresivo en el pecho, posteriormente se colapsó. Su hijo de 20 años fue testigo y llamó al 9-1-1. El hijo estaba capacitado para realizar RCP sólo con las manos.
El ERUM es una institución dependiente de la Secretaría de Seguridad Pública de la Ciudad de México, el cual brinda atención médica prehospitalaria, salvamento y rescate en caso de accidentes, y socorre a quienes tienen algún padecimiento médico o han sufrido algún accidente o evento violento.
Puerto Rico sufrió el embate de lo que probablemente se convierta en el peor huracán en su historia.
En diciembre pasado tuvo lugar un ataque terrorista en el interior del Inland Regional Center (IRC) de San Bernardino. Los tiradores identificados como Syed Rizwan Farook y Tashfeen Malik mataron a 14 e hirieron a más de 20 en su lugar de trabajo en un evento de las festividades.
Hay ocasiones en las que uno pudiera pensar que se está preparado para sortear ciertos eventos, pero en realidad ¿quién logra estar listo para el momento esperado?
This year's hasn't been very effective, particularly against the dangerous H3N2 strain.
Austin company Invisible Fence is donating 42 specialized kits for 'Love Your Pet Day.'