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Florida City Council Rejects County’s EMS Cuts

St. Petersburg considers leaving countywide system.

Posted Friday, March 21, 2014

Connecticut Bill Seeks to Cover PTSD Treatment for First Responders

Legislation raises concerns about funding.

Posted Wednesday, March 19, 2014

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Attorney General Calls Heroin a ‘Growing Public Health Crisis’

At least 17 states and the District of Columbia allow the public to administer Narcan.

Posted Tuesday, March 11, 2014

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D.C. Mayor Stands by Fire Chief and Deputy Mayor

Councilmember says leaders should resign.

Posted Thursday, February 27, 2014

D.C. Council Member Calls for Fire Chief’s Resignation

Deputy Mayor for public safety also asked to step down.

Posted Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Florida City Officials Will Not Fight Proposed EMS Cuts

St. Petersburg will go along with reduction in funding.

Posted Thursday, February 6, 2014

Iowa Senator Seeks Change in State’s EMS

Additional funding connected to mandated service.

Posted Monday, December 16, 2013

Deal May End Long-standing EMS Dispute between Florida County and Fire District

Lee County and Bonita Springs Fire District have been at odds for three years.

Posted Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Rent Dispute Takes Florida County EMS Out of Firehouses and Into Hotels

Lee County EMS EMTs and medics moved out of Bonita Springs firehouses.

Posted Thursday, October 31, 2013






 

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