Massachusetts

Report: FDA Wanted to Close Massachusetts Pharmacy in 2003

The pharmacy has been linked to a recent deadly meningitis outbreak.

Posted Tuesday, November 13, 2012

73 Indictments for Alleged Drug Tampering for Boston Paramedic

Prosecutors said officials found more than 100 vials he allegedly tampered with.

Posted Friday, November 9, 2012

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East Coast Residents Work to Recover from Second Storm

Homes plunged back into darkness and near freezing temperatures.

Posted Thursday, November 8, 2012

Massachusetts Shuts Down Another Compounding Pharmacy

There were sterility concerns after a surprise inspection prompted by the nationwide meningitis outbreak.

Posted Monday, October 29, 2012

Massachusetts Fire Chief Allegedly Stole Narcotics from Ambulance

There were numerous "questionable" log notes that indicated that narcotics were picked up, but that they were "wasted."

Posted Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Massachusetts Paramedics, EMTs Learn Defensive Tactics

They learned to defend themselves following several incidents of violence toward them.

Posted Friday, October 12, 2012

Boston Ambulance Struck During Transport

No charges filed in Roxbury crash.

Posted Wednesday, October 10, 2012

AMR Negotiates Contract Takeover for Massachusetts City

Newburyport mayor confirms possible upcoming change in service.

Posted Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Boston Ambulance Security Tightened after Potential Drug Tampering

The EMS chief said that since the alleged incident, the agency has started a “very strict” inspection schedule of medications and has ­improved packaging of the drugs.

Posted Tuesday, October 2, 2012


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