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New Safety Rules Not Implemented Since Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash

Air ambulances are required to have a terrain awareness warning system while commercial helicopters do not.
FILE - This 2020 electron microscope image provided by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases - Rocky Mountain Laboratories shows SARS-CoV-2 virus particles which cause COVID-19, isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells cultured in a lab. According to two new studies released on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020, people who have antibodies from infection with the coronavirus seem less likely to get a second infection for several months and maybe longer.

MN Community Paramedics Help Homeless Facing COVID-19

When an outbreak hit Rochester's homeless population, a group of paramedics stepped up to bring clinical care to unhoused people who were diagnosed with COVID-19.
Bunting is placed around the ambulance bay of the Templeton Fire Department in memory of EMT Tracy Ferrazza.

Off-Duty Templeton (MA) EMT Dies in Crash

EMT Tracy Ferrazza, 52, of Templeton, was killed when her car left the road, struck a utility pole and overturned, authorities said.

New OH, Federal Laws Aim to Stop Surprise Medical Bills

Patients who get stuck with bills after accidently going out-of-network will be protected under two new laws.

Three Dead in NY National Guard Medevac Helicopter Crash

Three members of the National Guard died Wednesday after a helicopter they were on crashed in Mendon, near Rochester.

ID Bill Would Help Rural Ambulance Operations

The bill working its way through the state legislature would make it easier for small communities to provide joint ambulance services.

Earn to Learn: MA EMT Program Graduates First Class

Gov. Charlie Baker saluted the graduates of American Medical Response’s Earn While You Learn program.

EMT Students ‘Responding to the Call to Serve’

Twenty-five students just started the new paramedic class at the University of Vermont Health Network — Elizabethtown Community Hospital.
Daniel Young

Park River Ambulance (ND) President Keeps Pushing Boundaries for Good

The North Dakota Emergency Medical Services Association recognized Daniel Young as the NDEMS Provider of the Year.
Gillette Stadium

Gillette Stadium Opens as First Mass COVID Vaccination Site for First Responders

Gillette Stadium opens its doors Monday as Massachusetts’ first mass coronavirus vaccination site for first responders.