Operations And Protcols

IAFC Urges Safety During Confined Space Incidents

The International Association of Fire Chiefs Safety, Health and Survival Section and partnering organizations urge fire chiefs and fire/EMS officers to immediately issue a stand down in their departments.

Posted Tuesday, June 1, 2010

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Return of the Rural Paramedic

The community health paramedic has re-emerged to fill a critical gap in service in rural or overwhelmed areas.

Posted Friday, May 28, 2010

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Why You Need the EMS Run Report

The EMS run report provides critical information to emergency department physicians.

Posted Friday, May 21, 2010

Massachusetts EMS Crews Pulled from Duty in Certification Investigation

Office of Emergency Medical Services is investigating "recertification issues".

Posted Friday, May 14, 2010

No Ambulance for Toothache: Virginia Departments Switching to Need-Based Response

Call with a toothache and you might get a van with a part-time EMT.

Posted Friday, May 14, 2010

Pittsburgh Paramedics' Appeal Denied in Man's Death

Officials have denied the appeal of two paramedics in snowstorm death.

Posted Thursday, May 13, 2010

DeKalb County Officials Investigate Delayed Ambulance

Two weeks ago, Marie Jones, 90, had to wait 25 minutes for an ambulance.

Posted Thursday, May 13, 2010

Autopsy Results Released in Pittsburgh Snow Death

Medics couldn't reach Mitchell during the storm and asked him to walk to them.

Posted Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Florida Paramedic Team Defends International EMS Title

Last year the team took first place in competition against a team from New York.

Posted Wednesday, May 12, 2010


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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