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Program Helps Reduce Paramedic Response Times

Fire officials in Annapolis (Md.) are crediting a pilot program that strategically uses their paramedics for improved response times.

Posted Sunday, June 22, 2008

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Fowl Road

This response was in a rural area of north-central Ohio. To get there, Guy Haskell and his partner had to navigate a partially paved Fowl Road, which made for a delayed EMS response.

Posted Sunday, June 22, 2008

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Fowl Road

This response was in a rural area of north-central Ohio. To get there, Guy Haskell and his partner had to navigate a partially paved Fowl Road, which made for a delayed EMS response.

Posted Sunday, June 22, 2008

Delayed Ambulance Never Reached Wounded Baby Girl

An ambulance did not arrive until more than 12 minutes after Boston EMS was notified of an emergency at a Mattapan apartment where a baby was shot Monday night.

Posted Thursday, June 19, 2008

Air Trek Has Its License Revoked

Federal official have revoked Punta Gorda-based Air Trek air ambulance company's license.

Posted Thursday, June 19, 2008

Ark. Health Clinic Evacuated After Illnesses

An Arkansas health clinic was evacuated Thursday after more than 30 people experienced nausea, dizziness and uncontrollable drooling.

Posted Thursday, June 19, 2008

Emergency System's Delay a Concern

A delayed 9-1-1 dispatch in California reveals VoIP weaknesses.

Posted Thursday, June 19, 2008

New Trauma Center Sought

Community and health care leaders are rallying to establish a trauma center in Montgomery County, Texas.

Posted Thursday, June 19, 2008

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Rural Ambulance Crashes

Ambulance crashes in rural areas tend to be more severe in terms of injury or death to occupants. Dr. Wesley reviews literature that attempts to examine existing literature on the subject.

Posted Thursday, June 19, 2008


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