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Hartwell Medical Continues Sponsorship of the James O. Page Award

Hartwell Medical is pleased to announce its continued participation as presenting sponsor for the James O. Page Award.
Dr. Michael Osterholm

EMS Today Speaker Appointed to Serve on COVID-19 Task Force

Dr. Michael Osterholm, one of the nation's most recognized infection control experts and an ex-officio member of the Eagles, has been appointed to President-elect Joe Biden's COVID-19 Task Force.
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New Dates Announced for EMS Today 2021

EMS Today, scheduled to take place on March 10-13, 2021, at Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, will now take place August 24-27, 2021.

Present at EMS Today 2021

The EMS Today 2021 Call for Presentations has been extended to May 22. We are looking for innovative sessions our attendees won't find at any other conference.

Kentucky Air Guard Providing Medical Support at Nursing Homes During COVID-19 Crisis

Because of emergency staffing issues at a Covington, Kentucky, nursing home, a team of four medics and one registered nurse from the Kentucky Air Guard are now providing medical support during the coronavirus pandemic.

3-D Printers Aiding Medical Workers at Carson City (NV) Library

To help in the fight against fight COVID-19, 3-D printers are being run out of the Carson City Library in Nevada to provide much-needed medical supplies for hospitals, laboratories, and other facilities.

Kansas City (MO) Registered Nurse Dies from Coronavirus

Celia Yap-Banago, a Research Medical Center nurse who was scheduled to retire next week, died Tuesday night after contracting COVID-19 from a patient.

UC–Irvine Medical Center Staff Gather Outside Hospital Over PPE, Infected Workers

On Monday, nurses at the University of California–Irvine (UCI) Medical Center went public with their fears that they do not have the needed amount of personal protective equipment such as N95 masks to treat coronavirus patients.

Harlingen (TX) to Consider Lifting Restrictions on Exclusive Ambulance Rights

City commissioners will meet Wednesday to discuss temporarily lifting an ordinance's restrictions banning other ambulance providers from entering the South Texas Emergency Medical Services Foundation's service area in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Temple University to Open COVID-19 Treatment Facility as Medical Team Arrives

The Liacouras Center, usually used for concerts and as TU's home basketball court, has moved in 180 hospital beds and medical equipment to prepare for COVID-19 patients who not able to be accepted into local hospitals.