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An EMS crew uses an Ambu Bag in an ambulance.

Ambu Bag Celebrates 65 Years of Saving Lives

Ambu Inc. is celebrating the 65th birthday of its iconic invention, the Ambu Bag, the ubiquitous, lifesaving tool.
The paramedicine profession’s relationship to the healthcare, public health, disaster operations and public safety sectors in the U.S.

Personal Protective Equipment for Emergency Medical Services; Research and System Needs

Exceptionally high rates of occupational fatality and injury rates among paramedicine clinicians indicates EMS-specific risk reduction research is desperately needed.
"Thank you" is written on the back of an FDNY ambulance following the collapse of the World Trade Center, Sept. 11, 2021.

20th Anniversary of 9/11: Rebuilding FDNY EMS and a City

Learn how FDNY Emergency Medical Services has evolved 20 years after the 2001 World Trade Center attacks.
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San Antonio Fire Department, QinFlow Collaborate to Deliver Better Patient Outcome

QinFlow announced the Warrior line has now been validated to effectively and safely warm rapid intermittent flows.
The new Ion Pen Light is rugged, compact and carries an industry-leading 135 lumens that will cast a light 100 feet and is engineered to provide a high lumen output though the entire three-hour runtime.

New Ion Pen Light from Koehler Bright Star Is a Perfect Companion In The...

The new Ion Pen Light is rugged, compact and carries an industry-leading 135 lumens that will cast a light 100 feet.
New UH aquatic rescue drone.

United Hatzalah’s Tiberias Chapter Introduces Aquatic Rescue Drone

Last month, United Hatzalah’s Tiberias chapter received a special life-saving tool, a brand new aquatic rescue drone.
The image shows the JEMS Hot Product logo with a yellow and red flame.

Hot Products from EMS Today 2021

JEMS is proud to announce the selection of Hot Product at the EMS Today Conference & Exposition, held virtually August 25-27.
Pittsburgh EMS' checklist for ECMO

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and EMS

Simon Taxel, NRP, BA, writes about the benefits of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and discusses Pittsburgh EMS’s ECMO program.

New Laminated Side Windows Will Pose Access Problems for Unprepared First-Arriving EMS & Fire...

Tools like the Resqme® will become lifesavers in the future as federal requirements for ejection mitigation systems become more prevalent.
A restaurant worker in a blue shirt holds his face mask in Biloxi, Miss. On Friday, March 12, 2021.

CDC Reverses Course on Indoor Masks

The CDC recommends that even vaccinated people return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the U.S. where the coronavirus is surging.