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United Ambulance and Maine EMS Announce Community Paramedicine Conference in Maine, May 18-19

February 9, 2016

Registration is now open for first CP 360 Maine Community Paramedicine Conference.

Eric Beck, D.O., MPH

Eric Beck of Envision Healthcare Nominated for 50 Most Influential Physician Leaders

February 8, 2016

Envision Healthcare is proud to announce that Eric Beck, D.O., MPH has been nominated as one of Modern Healthcare's 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders of 2016. 

Handheld ALGIZ 10X Rugged Tablet Now Available with Windows 10

February 3, 2016

The Algiz 10X with Windows 10 is offered for the same low price as the Windows 7 and Windows 8 versions.  

CDO Squared Joins American Ambulance Association

February 3, 2016

Solidifies commitment to a profitable ambulance industry. 

Save the Date for 2016 Hill Day, May 4-5

February 2, 2016

The FAMA/FEMSA GAC 2016 Hill Day will be held May 4-5, in Washington D.C. in conjunction with the CFSI's 28th Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner and Symposium. 

HP DesignJet Printing Technology Helps New Jersey Search and Rescue Save Lives

HP DesignJet Printing Technology Helps New Jersey Search and Rescue Save Lives

February 2, 2016

NJSAR uses large-format maps to aid in search-and-rescue and incident management.

ProTransport-1 Completes Third Company Acquisition in Six Months

January 21, 2016

ProTransport-1 has reached an agreement to acquire Illinois-based ATS Medical Services, the third ambulance provider in the past six months to partner with ProTransport-1.

SmartMan CPR

SmartMan Announces Best CPR Skills Retention Rates

January 19, 2016

Clinical evidence recently presented at the ECCU in San Diego demonstrated that SmartMan has led to the highest retention of skills performance ever recorded in a long term study.

New VFIS Website Offers 200+ Training and Risk Control Tools to Emergency Service Organizations

January 19, 2016

The VFIS website now makes it easier for emergency service organizations (ESO) to access more than 200 safety resources, communiques, videos and training tools. 

Platinum planner mobile EMS education app

Platinum Educational Group Launches Skills Tracking App

January 17, 2016

Mobile app brings students, instructors, preceptors, school administrators, and clinical sites together for stress free scheduling, reporting, and skills tracking.

Data911 Introduces the First Multi-Touch Display Specifically Designed for Emergency Vehicles

January 15, 2016

An innovative in-car display has emerged. 

Rep. Hudson Introduces "Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2016"

January 15, 2016

Bolstering Support for Our Nation's EMS Practitioners

OnCourse Learning Announces Acquisition of Leading EMS Education Provider

January 15, 2016

OnCourse Learning announced the acquisition of Distance CME, a leading provider of education for emergency medical service practitioners. 

Cooling Packs Provide Cooling Cost-Effectively, Non-Invasively and Quickly

Cryothermic Systems Introduces Flagship Cooling Product

January 12, 2016

Cooling packs provide cooling cost-effectively, non-invasively and quickly. 

Allegro Industries offers the most complete line of storage bags for respirator and helmet users.

Allegro Industries Storage & Carry Bags Protect Equipment and Add to the Life Span of Your Investment

January 8, 2016

Allegro Industries offers the most complete line of storage bags for respirator and helmet users.

Mike Wilcox, medical director of ImageTrend

ImageTrend Announces New Medical Director

January 8, 2016

ImageTrend is pleased to formally announce the appointment of Dr. Michael Wilcox as Medical Director for the company’s health-related products and services.  

Leader in RCM solutions introduces EMS-2 for ambulance industry.

The Real Emergency Facing Ambulance Companies Is The Revenue They Are Missing

January 7, 2016

Leader in RCM solutions introduces EMS-2 for ambulance industry.

MedaPoint's AdvanceCare ePCR Receives NEMSIS 3 Certification

January 4, 2016

Cloud-based, mobile AdvanceCare among few ePCRs to be NEMSIS 3 certified.

Ada County Paramedic Cameo Akins helps a young patient open her gifts.

Ada County Paramedics and Ada County Commissioners Deliver Toys to Hospitalized Children, Local Shelter Christmas Eve Morning

December 28, 2015

This year Ada County organized an all-employee toy drive to benefit the hospitalized children. 

Bariatric Immobilization/Extrication Collar

Bariatric Collar LLC introduces the Bariatric Immobilization/Extrication Collar

December 22, 2015

The Bariatric Immobilization/Extrication Collar eliminates the frustration and difficulty of trying to cervically immobilize bariatric patients.

Ambulance Provider Costs per Transport

Houston Ambulance Chase Nets Millions

December 21, 2015

Digitech’s Ambulance Commander software, combined with its data mining experience and reporting expertise, enabled Houston to provide the detailed accounting of all the city’s ambulance trips required by the ASPP.

ESO Solutions Receives NEMSIS 3 Compliance Designation for New EHR Software

December 18, 2015

ESO's Electronic Health Record (EHR) product has earned designation as compliant with the National EMS Information System (NEMSIS) Version 3.3.4. 

Vanderbilt LifeFlight’s Tom Grubbs

Tom Grubbs to Retire from LifeFlight

December 18, 2015

After 31 years and nearly 6,000 patient flights, Vanderbilt LifeFlight’s Tom Grubbs has decided to hang up his helmet and retire.

Marion County Next Generation 9-1-1 Ready with Airbus DS Communications’ VESTA 9-1-1 Call Processing Solution

December 17, 2015

Florida county adopts new system and gains peace of mind.

Michelin Holiday Campaign Celebrates America’s Emergency Responders

December 17, 2015

#KeepThanksMoving campaign invites people to share their thanks and nominate a driver via social media.

Emotional Trauma Life Support Course Developed

December 16, 2015

New course teaches skills for managing personal and patient emotional trauma

AngelTrax 500 GB solid-state hard drive

AngelTrax Releases 500GB Solid-­State Hard Drives Standard in All Hard Drive DVRs

December 16, 2015

 AngelTrax today announced an across-­the-board switch to 500GB solid­‐state hard drives in all AngelTrax hard drive DVRs, backing the SSDs with an unprecedented 10 year full replacement warranty.

ZOLL Launches Major RescueNet ePCR Software Upgrade for Compliance with National Standards

December 16, 2015

ZOLL Medical Corporation announced a major software upgrade for RescueNet ePCR, making it compliant with NEMSIS 3, the latest version of the national data collection and reporting standards.

Mass casualty emergency transport bus

San Francisco Adds Mass Casualty Transport Buses to Medical Fleet

December 15, 2015

'AmbuBus' to provide mass casualty emergency care and transport during potential disasters.


Arizona, ImageTrend Deliver Hospital Outcomes Data to EMS

December 11, 2015

ImageTrend announced it has collaborated with the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) in delivering hospital outcomes reporting to EMS agencies across the state.