A Consumer Reports investigation in 2017 revealed 68% of air ambulance crashes were connected to four of the largest air medical companies.
Augusta dispatchers receive so many unnecessary calls that Gold Cross EMS writes off $1 million per year for non-reimbursable calls.
The Virgin Island territory was forced to cancel 30 out of 40 EMT interviews when last year's hurricanes hit, leaving the island with only 44 EMTs.
Peterborough Paramedics First in North America to Pilot Next Generation Integrated Driving Experience
The ACETECH iN∫COMMAND solution is a touch screen control center designed to give providers full control of the ambulance by managing and monitoring auxiliary controls.
In response to an increase in medical calls, the department purchased the lifting aid to the benefit of providers and patients.
Acadian Ambulance employees were en route to a call when the accident occurred involving another vehicle.
The bill would require Medicaid and other insurance companies to reimburse an agency whether or not a patient needed transport.
San Diego once used a software that filtered out frequent callers, such as drug addicts, the mentally ill, and homeless people, which saved the city money.
The new catalog benefits end users and dealers in reducing downtime and checking product availability.
Rural residents who live hours from the nearest hospitals pay a fee in exchange for air ambulance companies promising no additional out-of-pocket bills after a transport.
A patient repeatedly kicked one Chicago medic in the head while a separate altercation nearby sent a bullet through the ambulance.
Jonathan Dobbs purchased an ambulance for an Alaskan town he'd visited after learning its only ambulance had been vandalized.
The EMS Week gift to the Safe America Foundation will also be used to assist opioid addicts and vets with traumatic stress.
The Canadian specialty vehicle manufacturer will be supplying the Canadian Armed Forces military bases with specialized ambulances.