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N.Y. Man Arrested for Vandalizing FDNY Ambulances
October 15, 2019
Karim Murdoch, 22, was arrested after smashing the windows of six ambulances.
Study Pinpoints Ideal Chest Compression-Depth Ratio for OHCA
August 29, 2019
A JAMA Cardiology report stated that 107 chest compressions per minute at a depth of 4.7 centimeters is the optimal ratio for surviving OHCA.
Fla. Nurses Charged for Deaths of Patients During Hurricane Irma
August 27, 2019
Four Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills employees were charged with aggravated manslaughter and tampering with or fabricating medical records in relation to the deaths of 12 patients.
Stories From the Streets: Shocked and Unblocked
David Nagar, August 22, 2019
Defibrillation unexpectedly helps clear a choking victim’s obstruction.
Joe Darrah, August 22, 2019
Don’t talk past disabled patients, and let them maintain as much control as possible.
St. Charles County's SURRT Program
August 22, 2019
Learn about one progressive system's approach to opioid abuse in this new video produced by EMS World.
Md. Man Dies After Medics Violate Protocol, Family Denied Damages
August 21, 2019
The Maryland Court of Appeals said that while the medics "inaccurately diagnosed and treated" Kerry Butler Jr., 28, before he died of cardiac arrest, they were not grossly negligent.
Minn. Paramedic Uses Magic Tricks to Calm Pediatric Patients
August 17, 2019
Ivan Mazurkiewicz won Allina Health’s Commitment to Care award for the positivity he brings to kids when they're scared.
Calif. Hall Ambulance Service Deploys ZOLL AutoPulse Devices
August 15, 2019
Hall Ambulance service has placed 80 AutoPulse units into service on every ALS and BLS ambulance in its response area.
Preventing Medical Errors: The Art of Advocacy
Valerie Amato, NREMT, August 14, 2019
Fostering relationships with patients is the foundation to proper care—why are providers falling short here?
Sunstar Paramedics Honored by American Heart Association
August 14, 2019
The Florida agency was recognized for improving the quality of care for STEMI patients.
Getting a Better Seal
Barry Bachenheimer, EdD, FF/EMT, August 14, 2019
If you can’t spare two for the BVM, this can improve your ventilatory support.
FDNY Member Loses Hard Drive Containing Data on 10K Patients
August 10, 2019
The FDNY has informed the 10,253 patients of the incident and is offering credit monitoring to those whose social security numbers were stored on the hard drive.
What’s Your Motivation?
Barry Bachenheimer, EdD, FF/EMT, August 08, 2019
A strong mentoring culture can help keep your focus on the patient.
Colo. Children's Hospital ED Opens Pediatric Behavioral Health Unit
August 02, 2019
Pre-school to college-age students who come to the new behavioral health suite by ambulance or through referrals for mental health crises are evaluated and provided a plan for treatment.
Rescue Essentials, Luna Partner for TrueClot Product Line Distribution
July 30, 2019
Rescue Essentials is now the North American distributor of Luna’s TrueClot Hemorrhage Control Training Products.
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