Legal And Ethical

Woman accused of check forgery

A former treasurer of the Hecktown Volunteer Ambulance Corps was arraigned Tuesday on theft and forgery charges after she skimmed more than $2,500 from corps funds, police said.

Posted Thursday, July 26, 2007

County's ambulance services defended

If the county calls for bids and awards an ambulance contract to some big out-of-state corporation, local ambulance service likely won't be as effective nor as compassionate as it is now, said Byron Parsons, president and chief executive officer of First Responder Emergency Medical Services.

Posted Wednesday, July 11, 2007

CA Paramedic Regulator Chided on Backlog

Posted Saturday, June 30, 2007

Striking a Patient is Never Warranted

Courts will uphold terminations for striking a patient.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

The 'Gross Negligence' Standard and EMS

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

To Transport or Not to Transport? Part 1 of 2

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

The Legal Shield: Does standard protection of EMS preclude its responsibility?

Court finds providers' negligence not willful and wanton in case of failed mechanical equipment.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007






 

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