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Towns have begun hooking those machines up to modems that can beam the reading right to the emergency room.
Kansas City s ambulance service, known as MAST, is now under the control of the city s Fire Department, a move that surprisingly came together in just a week.
The vehicle left the roadway jumping the curb and sped down a steep 40-foot embankment.
The task force was divided on whether the colors should be eliminated, but all agreed that if the administration chooses to keep the colors, there should be only three tiers.
Three Acushnet paramedics were penalized this month by the state Department of Public Health for mistakes made during a July emergency call, including the incorrect administration of a drug, according to a state report.
A paid paramedic with the City of Virginia Beach has been arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a minor.
Local paramedics have started giving heart-attack patients the big chill to thwart brain damage and save lives.
The ambulance driver was thrown out when the vehicle ran into a ditch and overturned after being struck in the front by a sedan.
When asked what was going on, EMS of NEPA Executive Vice President John Campos, said, "It sounds like a simple question, but it's not a simple answer. It's getting complicated."
The EEOC has filed a lawsuit against a former private ambulance company alleging religious discrimination.