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D.C. Crews Blame Dispatch Problems for Patient’s Death

Delayed response blamed on recurring dispatch problems.

Posted Tuesday, December 16, 2014

D.C. Firefighter in Patient Death, Fired

Officials say termination is due to missing work.

Posted Thursday, December 11, 2014

Firefighter in D.C. Patient Death Case Heads Back to Academy

Probationary firefighter ordered back to academy for remedial training.

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014

Disciplinary Actions Released in Case of D.C. Patient Death; Fire Chief Says Not Serious Enough

Interim fire chief disappointed over results related to January incident.

Posted Friday, August 22, 2014

Former Illinois Medic in Lawsuit, Receives Pension

Board approves non-duty disability benefits in relation to patient’s death.

Posted Monday, August 4, 2014

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Paramedics and EMTs Reassigned in NYPD Suspect Death Investigation

Spokesman says “modified duty” is department protocol.

Posted Monday, July 21, 2014

Alleged Paramedic Mistakes Cost Chicago Over $1M

Settlement names series of mistakes during treatment.

Posted Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Student In Ohio Crash Mistakenly Declared Dead

Woman ejected from crash recovering in critical condition.

Posted Tuesday, December 7, 2010

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NY Organ Recovery Expands To At-Home Deaths

Program, launching Wednesday, the first of its kind in the U.S.

Posted Wednesday, December 1, 2010


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