California - @


Calif. Hospital Named Preferred Center for Cardiac Arrest Victims

NorthBay Medical Center designated the facility for severe cardiac patients after a review of the care program.

Posted Friday, November 18, 2011

Medics Honored at California EMS Authority Awards

Catherine Rucker was given the EMT of the Year Award for her commitment to EMS, among other things.

Posted Friday, November 11, 2011

Calif. Family Hospitalized after Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

The fumes came from a faulty heater.

Posted Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Also On Jems Thumb

Verdict Reached in Dr. Conrad Murray Trial

Michael Jackson's doctor was convicted of involuntary manslaughter.

Posted Monday, November 7, 2011

Calif. Surfer Bitten by Shark Leaves Hospital

A 9-foot shark bit him on the neck and right forearm Saturday.

Posted Tuesday, November 1, 2011

California County Chooses New EMS Transport Company

Paramedics Plus begins servicing Alameda County.

Posted Monday, October 31, 2011

Seizure-Medication Bill Brings Relief in Calif.

Advocates are ecstatic that non-medical personnel will be able to administer Diastat, but nurses are concerned about misuse.

Posted Monday, October 31, 2011

Calif. Paramedics Treat Sharkbite Patient

Surfer treated and released with non-life-threatening injuries.

Posted Monday, October 31, 2011

Suspect in Calif. Officer Shooting Dies in Custody

A suspect in an officer shooting died in the custody of Sacramento police after being found unresponsive in the back of a patrol car.

Posted Monday, October 24, 2011

Buyer's Guide Featured Companies

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox


Fire EMS Blogs

Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts


EMS Airway Clinic

Improving Survival from Cardiac Arrest Using ACD-CPR + ITD

Using active compression-decompression CPR with an ITD has been shown to improve 1-year survival from cardiac arrest by 33%.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Tempe’s Drug Dilemma

Dealing with overdoses.
Watch It >

Multimedia Thumb

I’m a Paramedic

Profile of a Northshore LIJ medic.
Watch It >

Multimedia Thumb

Riding with Busy Welsh Ambulances

EMS crews struggle under mounting pressures.
Watch It >

Multimedia Thumb

Albuquerque Unveils New Rescue Unit

Mayor and residents celebrate new ambulance.
Watch It >

Multimedia Thumb

Nightwatch Series Premiere Party

JEMS Editor-in-Chief A.J. Heightman attends the series premiere of A&E's new reality show, "Nightwatch."
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Ottawa Chemical Investigation

Chemicals and suspicious package are probed at two locations
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Cincinnati Overpass Collapse

Fatal pancake collapse occurs during demolition.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
Watch It >

Multimedia Thumb

The AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit - EMS Today 2013

AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
Watch It >

Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >

More Product Videos >