Paramedics Test Direct Response Project

Paramedics in Simcoe County, Ontario, are involved in a project where paramedics determine if an eligible resident with suspected heart attack should go directly to a facility where they can immediately undergo an emergency angioplasty procedure.

Posted Thursday, November 1, 2007

Oakland Reviews Citizens' Wish List

A full-time ambulance and fire department topped the wish list of residents of one of Tennessee's fastest-growing cities.

Posted Thursday, November 1, 2007

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We Have Met the Enemy & He Is Us!

Lately, I have noticed three issues that illustrate how we are our own worst enemy. These three issues affect everybody who is or has been a part of the EMS community in the United States.

Posted Thursday, November 1, 2007

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We Have Met the Enemy & He Is Us!

Lately, I have noticed three issues that illustrate how we are our own worst enemy. These three issues affect everybody who is or has been a part of the EMS community in the United States.

Posted Thursday, November 1, 2007

Council Seeks Comments on Public Safety Network Specs

Public safety officials have until Friday to submit comments to an umbrella group of organizations developing specifications for the new public safety broadband network to be created by the FCC.

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2007

New Berlin Hopes to Hire 19 Paramedics; Some EMTs Take Offense

New Berlin, Wis., upgrades its rescue services, insulting EMTs in the process.

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Memphis F.D. Equips Recruits with LifeShirts; Equipment Transmits Wearer's Vital Signs

Memphis F.D. spends $300,000 to purchase 80 LifeShirts that wirelessly transmit heart and respiration rates and skin temperature in real time.

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Colorado Paramedic Named Best in State

EMSA names Paramedic JT Orta best in Colorado.

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2007

New Mexico Responders Drill for Rail Accident

First Responders in New Mexico participated in a rail accident drill on Sunday.

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2007


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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