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2007 APCO International Conference and Exposition

Early next month, thousands of EMS, fire and police personnel will journey to Baltimore for the 73rd annual APCO International Conference & Exposition, Aug. 5Ï9.

Posted Sunday, July 22, 2007

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Parental Perception of Time during a Stressful Event

A recent study surveyed parents arriving by ambulance with their children asking them to estimate the time from calling the ambulance to arrival at the scene

Posted Sunday, July 22, 2007

EMTs share life-saving skills with National Guardsmen

Most people train to be a paramedic in a five month course, but in a three-week class, members of the military and Kansas National Guard will not only learn everything a normal emergency responder will learn, but how to do it under fire.

Posted Thursday, July 19, 2007

Paramedics try to boost minority ranks

Counties struggle against tradition, educational system to find and hire nonwhite EMS workers

Posted Monday, July 16, 2007

Paramedic Field Training

Whether your system is urban or rural, inner city or suburban, the true essence of being a paramedic can be found in the basic building blocks instilled early in a paramedic's training. And the basics of a paramedic field training program are simple.

Posted Monday, July 9, 2007

Government Solicits National Ambulance Provider For Disaster Response

The federal General Services Administration issued a request for proposals May 24, on behalf of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, seeking a national contractor (or contractors) to provide ambulance, air ambulance and paratransit services after a nationally declared disaster in the Gulf and Atlantic coastal regions of the United States. (FEMA intends to issue RFPs for the rest of the United States later.)

Posted Saturday, July 7, 2007

Ambulance company gives free EMT classes

Superior Ambulance in Roseville is offering free training to become an emergency medical technician to people who meet the requirements and pass a pre-employment interview.

Posted Thursday, July 5, 2007

Firefighters to staff more ambulances

The Fire Department ambulance service is now the 1st responder for emergency calls on weekdays.

Posted Wednesday, July 4, 2007

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If you've ever been involved with designing and specing out a custom ambulance and waited for it to arrive from the factory, you know how I felt on Sunday morning as we launched the redesigned Web site.

Posted Monday, July 2, 2007

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