A new report is shining a spotlight on a deadly problem in Rhode Island: Intubated patients are arriving to hospitals in ambulances with breathing tubes that lead to the patient’s stomach – not the lungs.
Our current approach to physical restraint places everyone in danger.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government launched a new program on Tuesday to provide an HIV prevention drug for free to people who need the protection but have no insurance to pay for it.
International Prehospital Medicine Institute Literature Review, December 2019
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Murder and other charges are being sought against a man who allegedly shot three officers and killed a 22-year-old father after taking him hostage inside his southwestern Michigan home, authorities said Monday.
Albert Health Service (AHS) EMS showed off new ambulances Friday featuring design enhancements that have made the patient compartment safer for patients and paramedics. Among the changes: Improved overall layout and seat design to encourage seat belt use, rounded corners on interior surfaces to prevent injuries, and additional work surfaces.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A baby was born on the jetway at Charlotte International Airport on the busiest travel days of the year.
LONDON, Ky. – A 65-year-old man is facing assault charges against first responders after allegedly becoming belligerent while drinking on Thanksgiving night, authorities said.
At least a half-dozen companies that make or distribute prescription opioid painkillers are facing a federal criminal investigation of their roles in a nationwide addiction and overdose crisis.
PORT NECHES, Texas (AP) — Three workers were injured early Wednesday in a massive explosion at a Texas chemical plant that also blew out the windows and doors of nearby homes.