Massachusetts - @ JEMS.com

Massachusetts

UMASS Paramedics Reportedly Played Critical Role in Fatal Worcester Fire

"They are playing a critical part in the investigation."

Posted Monday, December 12, 2011

Mass. Paramedic Charged with Driving While Drugged

Although he was off-duty, he was still in uniform when police stopped him.

Posted Monday, December 5, 2011

Mass. Hospital Ranks 4th in State for Heart Attack Treatment

The cardiac team, along with regional EMS providers, reduce the time between a patient's arrival in the ER and transportation to UMass Memorial Medical Center.

Posted Monday, November 7, 2011

Gay EMT in Boston Alleges Harassment

He says someone placed a dead fish in his bag of medical equipment and supervisors screamed at and insulted him in front of fellow EMTs.

Posted Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Video: Family Rescued from Corn Maze

Family didn't realize they were just 25 feet from the street.

Posted Wednesday, October 12, 2011

EMS Urges Lawmakers to Change Insurance Reimbursement Practices

Ambulance company administrators and fire chiefs have long argued that the insurers' policies would lead to abuse by patients who would simply pocket reimbursement checks.

Posted Friday, September 30, 2011

EMSA Exec Asks House Panel to Extend Medicare Payments

EMSA President Stephen Williamson warned House panel members that if ambulance service payments expire later this year, it will force services to cut back or discontinue service altogether.

Posted Friday, September 23, 2011

Friends Hold Benefit for Stricken Massachusetts EMT

Bourgeois suffered a brain bleed and severe head injury.

Posted Thursday, September 22, 2011

6-Year-Old Mass. Boy Makes Life-Saving 9-1-1 Call

EMTs said the boy's accurate description of his grandfather's condition helped them quickly treat him.

Posted Tuesday, September 6, 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

Philadelphia Fire Department Apologizes for Medic’s Jab at Police

Union head calls photos a slap in the face of officers.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

D.C. Fire and EMS Crews Blame New Technology for Patient’s Death

Delayed response blamed on recurring dispatch problems.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Suspect Steals, Crashes Maryland Ambulance

One killed, others injured in Prince George’s County crash.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Truck Strikes Pedestrians in Scotland

Six killed in downtown Glasgow.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Tennessee Trench Rescue

Worker pulled from Roane County worksite.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Time’s Ebola Firefighters

Doctors, nurses and others saluted for fighting virus.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

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

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


Multimedia Thumb

VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

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


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >