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A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P

Editor-in-chief of JEMS, A.J. Heightman is a former EMS director and EMS operations director who has researched and specialized in MCI management training for 30 years.

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Emergency! “51 in Quarters”

For the first time in 30 years, organizers announced that the restored Engine 51 from the days of the hit TV show, and Squad 51, would be reunited on the apron of “Station 51”―together again!


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Emergency! “51 in Quarters”

Program organizers weren’t sure how many fans of the hit TV show Emergency! would show up for the re-dedication of “Engine 5,” the iconic Ward LaFrance pumper as familiar to viewers as the famous Dodge Squad 51 that Johnny and Roy rode in every Saturday night episode of the series for seven years in the 70s.


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New Puppy Embarks on the World of EMS

JEMS editor-in-chief trains new puppy for EMS role.


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Fire, Private EMS Providers Work Together

Fire- and private-based EMS providers work together to care for patients trapped in a car that rolled over on a sunny boulevard.


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MCHD Launches Structural Redesign

MCHD model embraces the future of EMS.


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