In response to having the highest number of fatal overdoses in the state, Montour County first responders and community members participated in a naloxone training session.
Detective Randy Knight's business, A Safe Knight Inc., offers free classes to groups on how to respond to mass casualty incidents.
Trauma surgeons led the 'Train the Trainers' class for first responders in response to the increased frequency of mass shootings.
The March 31st, 2018 event is a nation-wide, free course on the principles of bleeding control and providing first aid until the arrival of emergency responders.
The school district placed first aid to-go kits in every classroom in the event of a shooting or traumatic injury.
The Polk State College Foundation received over $4K to purchase trauma mannequins for simulation training.
Copiah-Lincoln Community College is instituting an EMT/paramedic program to address the shortage of EMTs in the region.
After four of five overdose patients were revived by family members with Narcan, Leech Lake EMS decided the whole community should know how to administer the life-saving drug.
U.S., Canadian efforts give systems solid bases for practice.
After a number of local meth lab incidents, 75 firefighters attended the "Clandestine Lab Awareness" class to be aware of precarious red flags in meth lab settings.
Grants will be awarded to 10 volunteer departments to help with training their crew members.
Local residents learned how to stop the bleed from a firefighter, nurse, and civilian Doug Reynolds, who aims to launch a nonprofit called Bystanders Response.
FEMA's CDP announced today that the Center will resume using nerve agents and biologicals in some of its hazardous materials training courses on Jan. 11.
The Emergency Medical Services Explorer Program offers young adults training and mentorships who are interested in working in the medical field.