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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.

National EMS Memorial Service “Tree of Life” Travels from Colorado to Permanent Home in Virginia

July 10, 2015

Iconic image honoring fallen EMS providers will be on display in several U.S. cities

Ferno Offers CleanPatch to Pre-Hospital Customers in Canada

July 10, 2015 Surface Medical Inc. (“SMI”) announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Canadian division of Ferno-Washington, Inc. (“Ferno Canada”), a global manufacturer and distributor of the most comprehensive and innovative patient handling sol...

Intermedix ePCR Receives NEMSIS 3.3.4 Collect Data Certification

July 9, 2015

TripTix becomes latest addition to a short list of NEMSIS Agency Compliant products

ESO Solutions Appoints New Vice President of ESO Fire

July 9, 2015 Austin, Texas – ESO Solutions, Inc. announces the recent hire of Tim Irelan, ESO’s new Vice President of ESO Fire. Tim joins the team to establish and grow the ESO Fire business unit, bringing with him a wealth of public safety technology experien...

MedaPoint, Inc. Announces AdvanceOne™ Product Suite, AdvanceCare™ ePCR

July 9, 2015

100% Web-based, end-to-end EMS software, one solution for complete patient cycle

New Pediatric Resuscitation Guide with Weight Based Tape

July 9, 2015

There’s a new easy to use guide when it comes to assisting caregivers of children in providing the exact amount of emergency drugs to these young delicate patients.

Institute of Medicine Report recommends national registry for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

July 1, 2015 A new report from Institute of Medicine (IOM) recommends the establishment of a national registry to track out-of-hospital cardiac arrests (OHCA), while boosting involvement in teaching bystander CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) to communities....

Pet Alert launches nationwide emergency information kit to help pet owners reduce the risk of pet tragedies during emergencies and disasters

July 1, 2015 The Pet Alert Emergency Information System launches nationwide, a specially-designed kit supported by firefighters and police for emergencies such as; house fires, medical emergencies, natural and man-made disasters all which can happen in the bli...

Southern Paramedic Service is America’s First EMS Agency to Implement New Lifesaving StO2 Monitor

July 1, 2015

Now it’s possible to predict which patients will suffer profound shock earlier than ever before

See Center for Domestic Preparedness training in action on YouTube

June 30, 2015

Responders interested in training at the Center for Domestic Preparedness can now view video descriptions of courses, as well as news stories and podcasts on CDP training and events on YouTube.

Paramedics Plus promotes two Sunstar executives to key roles

June 29, 2015

Debbie Vass promoted to national position, John Peterson moves to top local leadership position

EMS Leaders Share How They Use Data to Improve EMS Systems

June 25, 2015 “If we have measures that are truly patient-centered… I believe we’ll make much better decisions and make much more significant improvement,” said Mike Taigman, General Manager of AMR in Ventura County, Calif., and a leading expert in EMS quality ...

Hospital Rivalry Escalates in NJ EMS Fight

June 25, 2015

NJ bill allowing Cooper University Hospital to take over EMS from Virtua Health Systems in Camden, NJ, goes to vote today.

Air Evac Flight Nurse Reaches Career Milestone

June 24, 2015 Muskogee, Okla., flight nurse Todd Kochell recently celebrated his 1000th patient flight with Air Evac Lifeteam. Kochell first came to work for Air Evac in June 2004 as a flight paramedic. He left the company in May 2011 but returned in September ...

CloudPCR Wins JEMS Hot Product 2015

June 23, 2015

CloudPCR launches new ePCR Trip Sheet software and immediately wins JEMS Hot Product 2015

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Website Launched Aimed at Saving Lives

June 22, 2015 Recent CO Deaths Prompted Creation of Information Resource The Silent Killer is a brand new website aimed at educating people on the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. The website focuses on signs, causes and precautions designed at assisting p...

EMS Motorcycles, Cot Lifts and Historic Ambulances at Interschutz 2015

June 19, 2015

Total six-day attendance was around 157,000 visitors.

Z-Medica and OxySure Sign Distribution Agreement

June 18, 2015 Wallingford, CT, June 15, 2015-- Z-Medica® LLC, a leading developer and marketer of hemostatic devices, announces today that they have signed a distribution agreement with OxySure Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: OXYS), a global leader and innovator of life-...

Specialized Insurance Leader McNeil & Co. First to Offer Cardiac Care and Critical Burn Patient Advocacy and Case Management Services to Fire Industry as Part of Enhancements to Emergency Services Insurance Program

June 18, 2015 New York, NY (June 2, 2015): A national leader in specialized insurance, McNeil & Co. announces it will now offer patient advocacy and case management services for critical burn patients as well as cardiac care and heart transplant patien...

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