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Recording of Jackson Paramedics Contradicts Doctor's Account of Death

An LAFD spokesman said: "I couldn't confirm that it is one of our workers. It could be. They refer to 'pop star Michael Jackson' but it is not our practice to name names."

Posted Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Anne Arundel County Fire Department Loses Over 10,000 Ambulance Transport Records

The records were lost on a $274,000 reporting program the county purchased in July 2005 - despite the fact the state offers a similar filing system for free.

Posted Tuesday, February 23, 2010

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Virginia Beach Police Department Helicopter Adds to EMS Service

The hope is that 911 Victor Bravo can respond faster, especially when it's already out on patrol, said Ed Brazle, operations division chief for EMS.

Posted Tuesday, February 23, 2010

NAEMT Opposes EMS Participation in Executions

Participation in executions is viewed as contrary to the fundamental goals and ethical obligations of emergency medical services.

Posted Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Las Vegas and North Las Vegas Fire and EMS Cultivate Blended System

Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, and Clark County voluntarily belong to a regional franchise jurisdiction that establishes uniform practices for emergency medical services.

Posted Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Interpreting the Cost of Duplicated Services in Southern Nevada

Nationally, "dual response" is a popular model, and the variation in Las Vegas is said to be especially good.

Posted Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Duluth Ambulance Task Force Wants Greater Study

A task force charged with studying whether the Duluth Fire Department should take over ambulance services.

Posted Tuesday, February 23, 2010

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Milford Paramedics Prepare For Violent EMS Situations

Milford paramedics went through drills to prepare for any kinds of situations that may come their way.

Posted Monday, February 22, 2010

Internal Failures Paralyzed Pittsburgh during Storm

The city is still probing the number of stuck Emergency Management Services ambulances and police cruisers. Police officials didn't return calls seeking comment. Paramedics referred questions to Huss.

Posted Monday, February 22, 2010


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