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If passed, Bill 41, The Defibrillator Access Act would be the first of its kind in Canada requiring Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) be installed in public spaces.
Chad was also instrumental in the formation of the Tactical EMS unit in Sacramento, spending a tremendous amount of time performing tactical training with local and regional law enforcement agencies.
Valente said that the investigation began after the state received anonymous complaints about Culleton.
Almost one in 10 people would delay calling an ambulance if they were suffering heart attack symptoms.
Thousands of people fled rising water and hundreds were rescued, but bodies were recovered Monday from homes, a yard, even a wooded area outside a Nashville supermarket.
The 2010 Technical Rescue Challenge kicked off Monday and will continue through Thursday.
Two men who had been drinking jumped into an ambulance outside Upstate University Hospital and and went for a joyride.
To assist active members interested in participating in EMS on the Hill Day, the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) has selected four EMS practitioner recipients of grants of up to $1,200 each.
Chief Evans was named to the National Fire Academy’s strategic planning committee for EMS and is a constant voice promoting EMS in the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education initiative to bring a standardized EMS Management degree to the country.
The city deployed extra ambulances to Manhattan's lower West Side to bring emergency cases to other hospitals; two vehicles were stationed near St. Vincent's in case someone mistakenly comes for care.