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A medical helicopter rests next to the Drexel Hill United Methodist Church after it crashed in the Drexel Hill section of Upper Darby, Pa., on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022.

Helicopter Pilot Released from Hospital Said He Had ‘God as My Copilot’

Danial Moore says he "had God as my copilot" the day he crash-landed his medical helicopter on the lawn of a Drexel Hill church.
The photo shows a red ambulance with its side door open, showing the blue Star of Life.

Anderson County (TN) Buys New Ambulance Equipment

The Commission approved the purchase of some new devices to help the ambulance service better serve residents.
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San Diego (CA) Blood Shortage Reaches Crisis Levels

"If we have one mass-casualty incident in San Diego with the blood supply as low as it is right now, lives will be lost," one doctor said.
Ellsworth ME Fire Department

ME Fire Department’s Medical Response Call Volume Soars 4,500 Percent

In 2016, Ellsworth Fire Department responded to 27 medical calls. Last year it responded to 1,251.
The photo shows the front of an ambulance with its emergency lights on.

Three Hospitalized After Car Slams into Ambulance at Intersection in MD

The accident occurred at the intersection of Smallwood Drive and Crain Highway in Waldorf.
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Counties Petition WV Governor for More EMS Funding

The Kanawha County Commission is asking its counterparts across the state to petition Gov. Jim Justice for money.
The photo shows the front of a red ambulance with the word "ambulance" reversed.

Fresno County (CA) Sets Policy for Ambulances Amid Omicron Surge

The spread of COVID-19's omicron variant has Fresno County leaders weighing drastic efforts to be able to serve the sickest patients.
Hartford CT Fire Department

Boy Hospitalized Following Suspected Overdose at CT School

A seventh-grader at a Hartford school is in “grave condition” after ingesting a substance believed to be fentanyl and collapsing during gym class

National EMS Memorial Service and Weekend of Honor Dates Announced

The National EMS Memorial Service announces the dates for the National EMS Memorial Service and Weekend of Honor for the next two years.
This undated image provided by Pfizer in November 2021 shows the company's COVID-19 pills.

COVID-19 Pill Rollout Slowed by Shortages

Pill production is still being ramped up and the medicines can take anywhere from five to eight months to manufacture.