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Pennsylvania Governor Signs New EMS Law

The EMS Act now requires all EMS agencies to have a medical director and all prehospital providers to be certified through the state's department of health.

Posted Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Video: Texas Tornado Collapses Department Store Roof

One woman had to be rescued from her car and a man treated for a cardiac arrest after atornado touched down in Beaumont, Texas.

Posted Wednesday, August 19, 2009

LA County Votes to Fully Reopen Troubled Hospital

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to revive Martin Luther King Jr.-Harbor Hospital, where two years ago a woman with a perforated bowel was ignored and died after writhing on a waiting room floor for nearly an hour.

Posted Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Wrong Way Driver Blamed in Denver Wreck

Police say a wrong-way driver was killed and three other people were injured in a 10-vehicle accident on a north Denver freeway.

Posted Tuesday, August 18, 2009

12 Injured on Buffalo Highway

A dozen people are recovering from injuries suffered when their van rolled over on a Buffalo highway.

Posted Tuesday, August 18, 2009

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New Specialty to Help Abused Children

The field involves not only treating suspected abuse victims but coordinating with police and welfare workers and testifying in court hearings.

Posted Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Needles Stolen from Tenn. Ambulance

The theft of hypodermic needles from a Bedford County ambulance Friday wasn't discovered until their container was opened during an emergency call several hours later, officials said.

Posted Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Hundreds Fall in St. Paul Bleacher Collapse

Sgt. Paul Schnell says there were about 450 people on the bleachers when the structure collapsed at the Circus Juventas event Sunday about 10 p.m.

Posted Monday, August 17, 2009

TX Medics Save 3 Year Old

The Heimlich maneuver wasn't working. Her numbers were plummeting. They were running out of options.

Posted Monday, August 17, 2009


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