Court finds schools responsible for using AEDs on student athletes.
In the wake of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., and other situations calling into question the conduct of police officers, hundreds of police departments nationwide are equipping their officers with body-worn cameras. Should EMS providers also have them?
Did Michigan pass a law allowing EMTs to refuse to treat gay patients?
From the publication of the "EMS Culture of Safety" document to the uptick in interest and adoption of "Just Culture" methodologies, there has been a lot of warranted discussion about safety culture in EMS.
Over the past several years, various cities (including Seattle, Portland, Eugene, San Francisco, Jersey City, New York and Washington, D.C.) have enacted paid sick leave laws.
No one running an ambulance company ever planned to go to prison for doing his or her job. But that is a real possibility if the government knocks on the door and the owner or manager is dishonest in his or her response to the inquiry.
Let’s say you have recently returned from a conference or trade show, where you found a great new piece of technology that you want to implement in your agency.
EMS agencies partner with other providers and institutions in their communities to implement mobile integrated healthcare practice/community paramedicine (MIHP-CP) programs.
A DUI or other criminal charge can have very serious consequences for an EMT.
Simple practices to avoid big headaches when tracking daily time worked.