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JEMS Editor Emeritus A.J. Heightman Provides Update on Drone First-Response Effectiveness

The most advanced drone first response system in the United States, operated by the Chula Vista (CA) Police Department, should be followed and mimicked by EMS, police and law enforcement agencies around the country.
A drone in flight.

German Lab Seeks Quicker Virus Tests

A German lab is hoping to cut the time it takes to send coronavirus tests across Berlin by using drones, thereby avoiding the capital's clogged roads.
The photo shows a flying drone.

Falck: Paramedics Will Be in Manned Drones Before 2025

"We are developing new technology, medicine and treatments for our future ambulances," President and CEO Jakob Riis said in a statement

Improving Survival from Cardiac Arrest Is All about Cheating Time

The next frontier in EMS may be through 911 dispatcher-directed bystander administration of drugs and devices delivered by drone.

UK Tests Drone to Deliver Supplies to Hospitals

The first such delivery was completed Saturday, when a large, fixed-wing drone soared into the skies from an airport on England's south coast.

Drones Tested for Coronavirus Response

The tests were designed to determine how unmanned aerial systems can assist medical professionals in their fight to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

New Partnership in Drone Delivery System for Human Organs

There is a 25% discard rate for unused human organs because they cannot physically get into the hands of the transplant surgeons in time before the window of opportunity expires

Falck: Drones Will Be Part of Future Healthcare

We know drones as children's toys, from videos and maybe from the military. But drones are much more than that, and Falck is now testing how drones can be a help in health and treatment.