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California City Officials Consider Second Ambulance

Second ambulance service hinges on how city defines public necessity.

Posted Monday, October 3, 2011

What Keeps EMS Managers Up at Night?

From safety to politics, EMS managers must be problem solvers.

Posted Monday, August 1, 2011

Study Requests Additional Ambulance for West Virginia City

Charleston chief says adding fifth ambulance would be difficult.

Posted Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Ambulance Contract War Heats Up in California County

2007 proposals stalled after lawsuit questioned exclusive service areas.

Posted Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Santa Clara County Switches Ambulance Providers

Santa Clara County will be the second location in the state for Rural/Metro.

Posted Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Rural/Metro, San Diego Sign Contract

Rural/Metro and the City continue to work toward a resolution of matters raised in a City Auditor's report.

Posted Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Virginia EMS Chief Elected Chair of State Board of Health

Edwards leads the largest volunteer-based EMS department in the country.

Posted Monday, June 20, 2011

Milwaukee Fire Chief Claims Privatization Would Hurt EMS

Rohlfing said he saw private emergency medical service fall through in Rapid City, S.D.

Posted Monday, May 2, 2011

LAFD Makes Changes to Boost EMS Response

Upgrade 10 fire companies to paramedic companies; and open an emergency medical service battalion office.

Posted Wednesday, April 27, 2011


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