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The highway patrol says it appeared he may have been deceased when paramedics arrived but they were able to revive him.
Frank says the clinic was shut down and 24 people there were quarantined. She says eight of them were being decontaminated in a tent on the clinic site.
Hundreds turned out Friday morning to say goodbye and salute Swoyersville EMT Ryan Broghamer who died Tuesday when his vehicle caught fire.
The Bed-Stuy Volunteer ambulance is among a few crews from New York in Haiti.
The estimate is based on two government telephone surveys done in December and early January.
The destruction from the earthquake in Haiti left impacted areas with no electricity or clean water.
Set to be arraigned today on fourth- and fifth-degree felony theft charges, Ryan D. Pracht, 31, of 114 Westchester Drive, is also accused of using his position as president of Washington County EMS to illegally collect money, according to investigators.
Chalk said the camera can also help settle disputes, of which about 10 per year occur. Those can include billing disputes or complaints about medics.
When a heart attack or stroke happens, every minute counts. That's why the American Red Cross is taking action to put Automated External Defibrillators within reach when an emergency occurs.
Palm Coast needs a fourth ambulance to meet American Heart Association standards for transporting patients to hospitals, according to a consultant. But getting that ambulance isn't as easy as going out and buying one.