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Florida County Reconsiders Staffing Change

Officials back off plan to eliminate one position and shift another.

Posted Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Connecticut Town Weighs Costs of Paramedic Program

Officials received one bid to operate intercept vehicles.

Posted Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Healthcare Safety Bill Signed in Massachusetts

Bill extends the law to include registered nurses and others.

Posted Monday, July 12, 2010

Maine Selectmen Refuse Chief's Request for Ambulance

Maine politicians turn down unusual ambulance request.

Posted Friday, July 9, 2010

EMS Seeks Share of Columbus Ambulance Revenue

Debate stirs over what EMS says the city would promise.

Posted Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Florida Officials Vote to Raise Ambulance Fee

The increase is estimated to bring in an additional $1.4 million in revenue.

Posted Monday, June 21, 2010

Budget Cuts Hit Detroit EMS

For a city the size of Detroit, over 400 EMS personnel should be on the job.

Posted Thursday, June 17, 2010

Georgia County Terminates Ambulance Contract

123 paramedics, drivers and other employees will lose their jobs.

Posted Friday, June 4, 2010

9/11 Health Bill Advances Past House Committee

It would cover 25,000 responders and 25,000 survivors.

Posted Wednesday, May 26, 2010


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