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Vanderbilt LifeFlight Opens Emergency Helicopter Base in West Tennessee

September 1, 2015

Vanderbilt LifeFlight has expanded its footprint into West Tennessee by adding an emergency helicopter base at the Henry County Airport.

Ada County Paramedics Presented with American Heart Association Award

September 1, 2015

Ada County Paramedics was honored this week by the American Heart Association (AHA), in a Boise ceremony, for the organization’s work to constantly improve measures for patients with heart attacks.

Excellance Inc Promotes Tommy Pugh to National Sales Manager

September 1, 2015

Excellance Inc, producer of high quality custom ambulances and emergency vehicles, announced the promotion of Tommy Pugh to National Sales Manager. In his new position, Pugh will be responsible for nationwide sales distribution

Phoenix Fire Department Orders Demers MXP 150 Ambulances

August 31, 2015

Demers Ambulances announced today that Phoenix Fire Department, Arizona, has ordered five Demers Type I MXP150 ambulances on Dodge 4500 chassis as part of an emergency vehicle fleet upgrade program.

An Open Letter to Katrina's First Responders

August 28, 2015

AMR Executive Director Christopher Cirillo shares his reflections on Hurricane Katrina.

Community Paramedics: Two Local Ambulance Services Begin Pilot Project Featuring Expanded Role for Paramedics

August 28, 2015

Huron Valley Ambulance (HVA) and Livingston County EMS (LCEMS), with the support of St. Joseph Mercy Health System and the University of Michigan Health System, have launched a 3-year Community Paramedic pilot project.

MedaPoint Appoints New Chief Strategy Officer

August 27, 2015

MedaPoint, Inc. has announced the recent addition of Scott Streicher to the executive management team as chief strategy officer.

emsCharts is Selected by TransCare as EMS Clinical Charting Solution

August 27, 2015

TransCare's selection of emsCharts as their standard Clinical Charting tool for documenting their EMS transports will cover all of TransCare's markets in New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland

Alameda County EMS Adopts Pre-Hospital Records and Hospital Interoperability Software from Beyond Lucid Technologies for its Community Paramedicine Program

August 26, 2015

Alameda County Emergency Medical Services and the City of Alameda Fire Department have deployed new software to support an emerging prehospital healthcare model.

LaCroix, Racht Receive Top Honors at 10th Annual Pinnacle EMS Leadership Forum

August 26, 2015

Brian LaCroix, President/EMS Chief of Allina Health EMS, and Ed Racht, MD, Chief Medical Officer for American Medical Response (AMR), were recognized for their commitments to advancing the EMS profession.

South Nassau Celebrates Official Opening of Long Beach Emergency Department

August 11, 2015

The Facility is Long Island’s First Free-Standing Emergency Department; Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and receives ambulances via the 9-1-1 system 

EMS Organizations Enter Collaborative Agreement to Honor Fallen EMS Heroes

August 11, 2015

Efforts continue to coordinate a national EMS service and permanent EMS memorial 

EMS Compass Releases First Performance Measures for Review

August 6, 2015

Today EMS Compass released its first set of EMS performance measures for public comment and testing.

Special Pinnacle Award Named for Joseph P. Ornato, MD

August 6, 2015

Joseph P. Ornato, MD, the EMS medical director for the Richmond Ambulance Authority honored at the Pinnacle EMS Leadership Conference keynote session today by the introduction of the Joseph P. Ornato Pinnacle Clinical Leadership in EMS Award.

RSQ911 and Beyond Lucid Technologies Announce Partnership to Integrate Patient Satisfaction Surveys into NEMSIS v3 ePCR

August 5, 2015

Focus will be on Community Paramedicine and new reimbursement rules

Paramedic Memoirs Show Public Gritty Details of the Job

August 4, 2015

Review of Lights & Sirens: The Education of a Paramedic by Kevin Grange and Blood, Sweat, Tears and Prayers: Firefighting and EMS from Some of the Toughest Streets in America by Gary Ludwig.

Air Evac Lifeteam Celebrates 30 Years of Providing ACCESS

August 4, 2015 In August, Air Evac Lifeteam celebrates 30 years of providing access to definitive healthcare for thousands of medically underserved people. The company began in West Plains, Mo., on August 1, 1985, with one helicopter and a dream to provide air m...

Dr. Stephen Vetrano Named Medical Director Of The New Jersey EMS Task Force

August 4, 2015

Dr. Stephen Vetrano has been named Medical Director of the New Jersey EMS Task Force, it was announced today by NJEMSTF Chairman John Grembowiec, Sr. Dr. Vetrano’s appointment is effective immediately. 

NJ EMS Task Force to Host 2nd Annual Emergency Preparedness Expo

August 4, 2015

October 6 Event to Feature Demonstrations, Classes and Guest Speakers 

Pinnacle Conference Features Executive Forum on Mobile Integrated Healthcare and Community Paramedicine

August 3, 2015

Operating in small groups, participants are sharing their experiences, current issues, and future sustainability options, as well as comparing and analyzing results and discerning best practices.

First Annual Hooley Awards Recipients Demonstrate Innovation, Service

August 3, 2015 ImageTrend, Inc. announces the award recipients of the 1st Annual Hooley™ Awards dinner. The Hooley Awards were created to recognize ImageTrend clients for their contribution of innovation and excellence in their industries, as well as in the comm...

MedaPoint, Inc. Announces Upcoming Appearance at Pinnacle 2015 EMS Conference

August 3, 2015

Texas-based EMS software firm to publically debut AdvanceOne™ product suite, AdvanceCare™ ePCR at Florida convention

Envision Healthcare Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire Rural/Metro

July 31, 2015 Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EVHC) (Envision), has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Rural/Metro Corporation (Rural/Metro) through its medical transportation segment American Medical Response (AMR). This pending acquisiti...

AMR and Rural/Metro Merge

July 31, 2015

Companies will begin integration after regulatory review process.

Zoll Equips Toronto 2015 Pan American/Parapan American Games With Defibrillators

July 28, 2015 ZOLL® Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that as a “Proud Supporter” of the TORONTO 2015 Pan American and Parapan American Games, the company is equipping the international compet...

'Boston EMS' TV Series Premieres Saturday, July 25

July 24, 2015

First look at episode one of a five-part series profiling the courageous men and women of Boston EMS.

ESO Solutions, Inc. Acquires Emergency Technologies, Inc

July 21, 2015

ESO adds to its all-in-one software suite.

Physio-Control and Aircraft Medical Launch Strategic Partnership

July 15, 2015

McGRATH® MAC EMS Video Laryngoscope to be distributed in USA, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand

Free Open-Access Medical Education in Emergency Medicine

July 14, 2015

At the intersection of social media and critical care, the astoundingly popular Free Open-Access Medical Education (FOAM) movement has emerged as a force to be reckoned with.

Denver Health Paramedic Division Leading the Way in Patient Care at Denver International Airport

July 14, 2015

Denver Health Paramedics just added a Segway SE-3 Patroller to their line-up of emergency care vehicles at Denver International Airport.

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