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D.C. Fire/EMS Chief Never Fully Vetted

The complaint is supported by statements attesting to inappropriate behavior and intimidation on the part of Chief Kenneth Ellerbe when he headed the Sarasota County (Fla.) Fire Department.

Posted Thursday, March 8, 2012

NEMSAC to Meet March 28-30

The March National EMS Advisory Council meeting will include a roundtable on the EMS Education Agenda for the Future.

Posted Tuesday, February 21, 2012

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EMS Safety Subcommittee Discusses Projects

Notes from the EMS Safety Subcommittee of the Transportation Research Board meeting.

Posted Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Senator's Stroke Shows They Can Hit the Young, Too

Up to a quarter of them strike people younger than 65.

Posted Tuesday, January 31, 2012

NIH Launches Trials to Evaluate CPR & Drugs After Sudden Cardiac Arrest

One will compare CCC combined with pause-free rescue breathing to standard CPR.

Posted Friday, January 27, 2012

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Washington, D.C. Area Remembers Air Florida Crash

Flight 90 departed National Airport and crashed into the Potomac River.

Posted Friday, January 13, 2012

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D.C. Paramedic Placed on Leave after Patient Death

Investigation looks at ignored protocols or a bad decision.

Posted Thursday, December 1, 2011

Washington Hospital Center Uses Mobile App to See Cardiac Patients before Arrival

CodeHeart app lets cardiologists see patients in the field.

Posted Friday, October 21, 2011

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D.C. Terror Drill Tests New Patient Tracking System

Capital Shield 2012 flooded 13 area hospitals with at least 100 mock patients.

Posted Thursday, October 20, 2011






 

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