EMS Industry News
Every year, almost 300,000 people experience a STEMI. This is a type of heart attack caused by a complete blockage of blood flow to the heart that requires timely treatment in order to prevent death, and restore blood flow as quickly as possible.
''It is our promise to every customer to maintain unmatched levels of customer satisfaction by delivering high quality, defect-free products with service second to none' stated Kevin Pomasl, Vice President of Pomasl Fire Equipment.
With the motorcycle riding season well underway, safety advocates across the Commonwealth ask all drivers to remain alert and share the road equally with the motorcycling community.
TargetSolutions took careful consideration during the selection of members for the board, which features a diverse group of experienced individuals from a wide range of settings across the EMS industry.
Summary of awards and presentations from the IAFC EMS Section's annual conference.
CPS has landed its first national contract from Air Evac Lifeteam, a subsidiary of Air Medical Group Holdings, announced Becky Miller, executive director, CPS. Air Evac Lifeteam, an air ambulance company, currently has 115 bases in 15 states. The three-year participation agreement was executed on April 1, 2014.
In situations where it may take many people to safely evacuate someone from a difficult location or situation the Freedom Chair allows only the use of 1-2 people to easily navigate someone to safety either by rolling them or carrying them over obstacles to safety.
New rules come after a string of incidents during 2013.
Approximately 1,800 fire and emergency services leaders from across the nation attended the National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner and joined in paying tribute to the dedication and commitment of the nation’s fire and emergency services.
The joint implementation will streamline emergency response processes.
Based on state-of-the-art technology, MedeStat’s LifeGuard products are designed to work simply yet effectively, anytime, anywhere.
Piedmont Medical Center EMS & Richmond Ambulance Authority both honored for their injury prevention efforts.
Stalco Construction and Perkins Eastman Complete $24 Million Expansion and Renovation of Lincoln Medical Center Emergency Department
Representatives of the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) and Generations+ Northern Manhattan Health Network, political and community leaders, general contractor Stalco Construction, and architect Perkins Eastman celebrated the completion of an extensive expansion and renovation of Lincoln Medical Center Emergency Department (ED).
NHRMC becomes first in nation to gain CAP endorsement.
CO2 indication will assist the caregiver in verifying proper ET tube placement.
Each year ZOLL hosts an annual conference for customers and individuals interested in the latest technology for data managment and improving patient outcomes.
Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care and surgery, has announced FDA 510(k) clearance for restated Indications for Use of the EZ-IO Vascular Access System.
Multiple lectures & a near-death experience in northwestern Kansas.
Federal agencies coordinate to advance EMS.
New Bachelor of Science degree is one of only 13 in the country.
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