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OR AMR Dispatcher Loses ‘Courageous’ Battle with COVID-19

Matt Brown will be remembered for his humor, friendship and professionalism, AMR Multnomah and Clackamas Counties said in a Facebook post.
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Amid 911 Delays, St. Louis Mayor Launches Plan to Combine Fire, Police Dispatch Centers

The city aims to move its fire department 911 dispatchers to the police department's downtown call center by October.
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Are Private 911 Apps the Future of Communications?

A San Diego-based company is positioning its new app as a way to help take pressure off hardworking emergency dispatchers.
Bladen County EMS ambulances parked hood to hood.

Bladen (NC) EMS Complete Crisis Intervention Training

Crisis Intervention Team training has been completed for five members of the Emergency Management Services team here.
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AMR in NH to Hire 40 EMTs, Offer Paid Training

The private ambulance service says it will pay 40 residents to train for 12 weeks as full-time EMTs, and pay their test-taking fees.
Terre Haute Fire Department photo of the OK to train EMTs.

Terre Haute (IN) Now Qualified to Teach EMTs

A new certification for the Terre Haute Fire Department is expanding the training capabilities for city firefighters.
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Fire, EMS Programs at Cleveland (OH) Community College Get Boost

The Brown Emergency Training Center at Cleveland Community College received new trucks, training tools and simulators.
Simulated victims lie on stretchers.

United Hatzalah Holds MCI Training Drill with Simulated Bridge Collapse

United Hatzalah of Israel held a mass-casualty-incident drill that simulated a highway bridge collapse.
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PA Fire, EMS Agencies Get $200 Thousand in Funding

Fire and EMS companies in Pennsylvania's 16th Legislative District were awarded $197,903 in grant funding to address a wide range of needs.
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Gadsden (AL) Fire Department Faces Paramedic Shortage; Training is Costly

The department has found funding to put six firefighters in training to be paramedics, but training won't be complete for five of them until Christmas 2022.
The image shows the Reel Emergency Vodcast logo, a white movie camera with a red cross on a black background.

Reel Emergency Provides New Interactive Vodcast for Emergency Care Providers

The Reel Emergency vodcast is a new platform for sharing and discussion of emergent patient cases, including the use of provider-captured video.
Aerial view Sunday, June 12, 2016 of the mass shooting scene at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. A gunman opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub early Sunday, before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police said.

Pulse Nightclub Shooting Revealed Need for Support, Training For First Responders

The Orlando Fire Department expanded mental health services and Orlando Regional Medical Center amplified training protocols.
The Spring 2021 ASM leadership award was presented to Josh McGaughey of St Charles County Ambulance District.

44 EMS Leaders Graduate from Ambulance Service Manager Program

Fitch & Associates wishes to recognize and congratulate the graduates of the 2021 Spring Ambulance Service Manager (ASM) program.

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