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Fall River (MA) EMS Trailer Makes Getting Vaccinated Even Easier

This latest method of getting free COVID-19 vaccinations in the city comes courtesy of the Fall River Emergency Medical Services' newly acquired emergency-response, mobile trailer unit.

CDC: Fully Vaccinated People Can Largely Ditch Masks Indoors

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people on Thursday, allowing them to stop wearing masks outdoors in crowds and in most indoor settings.

Taneytown (MD) Paramedic Remembered at ‘Fallen Heroes’ Ceremony

Jeffrey "Jeff" Schaffer, has been described as "caring," "hard-working" and "motivated."

Stricken with COVID, Pneumonia, D.C. EMT Regrets Declining Vaccine

He said he has damage to his lung and can't take a ride anywhere without taking oxygen with him because he struggles to breathe.

Report: NYC Still Storing COVID-19 Victims in Refrigerated Trucks

New York City is still using refrigerated trucks to store bodies of coronavirus victims, more than a year after they were first set up as temporary morgues as deaths surged at at the height of the pandemic.

Three Wyoming County May Lose EMS for Lack of Funding

Three Wyoming counties are in danger of losing emergency medical services by July 1 if funding can’t be found, according to a report broadcasted by 6KPVI television station. According to the report, Fremont, Sweetwater and Weston counties have all reached a state of emergency as funding dries up. The television station...

Why Are Patents On COVID Vaccines Are So Contentious?

Why is the pharmaceutical industry so opposed to lift patent protections on COVID-19 vaccines to help poor parts of the world?

Connecticut Ambulance Service Asks Town for Federal Pandemic Funds

A combination of factors, including increased regulations, more stringent requirements, and rising call volumes, in addition to the COVID-19 pandemic, has created hardships for the association.

The EMS P.O.D.: EMS Initiatives in Indiana

The guests on this month's episode of The EMS P.O.D. are Kraig Kinney, Dr. Michael Kaufmann and Dr. Kristina Box.

U.S. Officials: Anxiety Drove Vaccine Reactions in Five States

The clusters detailed Friday by the CDC are an example of a phenomenon that's been chronicled for decades from different vaccines.