EMS World

NAEMSP and ACEP's position statement offers guidelines for using spinal motion restriction in trauma victims.
EagleMed and LifeSave Transport are partnering with a pediatric hospital to improve its crews' critical care skills.
If approved, Minneapolis will pay $195K to investigate reports of its police officers urging paramedics to sedate patients with ketamine.
The AHA’s focus on quality identifies Pulsara as an evidence-based vendor.
Lisa Yee tracked down her rescuers to thank them for saving her life after a car crash left her with a traumatic brain injury.
James Woodson will be joined by other industry industry to address opportunities and challenges in health IT today.
The 2018 California Ambulance Association Service Excellence Award recognizes agencies that demonstrate excellence and resourcefulness.
ImageTrend's Continuum software monitors influenza data reported by EMS providers.
Polk County Fire Rescue purchased the equipment with a $548K grant from FEMA.
Purdue Pharma, the OxyContin manufacturer, granted $3.42M to support the development of a low-cost form of naloxone.
A seizing child’s frantic parent benefits from some mom-to-mom care. 
Janesville Fire Department's success in cardiac arrest treatment is largely due to their use of the LUCAS machine.
California battles an outbreak among the homeless and drug users.
The study says sudden cardiac arrest patients have higher survival rates when paramedics use laryngeal tubes instead of endotracheal intubation.
To reserve fire trucks for more serious emergencies, Wichita Fire Department will send EMTs to "band aids and aspirin" calls.