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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.
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.
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.
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.
Honorees pose for a picture with some equipment.

Life-Saving Equipment Initiative Begins in TX, NM

The Permian Strategic Partnership (PSP) and the Permian Road Safety Coalition (PRSC) recently held a kick-off event for its collaborative “First Responder Life-Saving Equipment Initiative.”
The photo shows the front of an ambulance.

Disinfecting Solution, Foggers Donated to Somerset County (PA) Departments

Eco Safe Sanitizing provided self-contained electric foggers for all 27 departments and seven EMS agencies in the county.
The photo shows the front grill of an ambulance.

Cambria County (PA) Emergency Services Given Protection Equipment

A Johnstown business launched last year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic is giving back to the community.
Masimo Rad-G™ with Temperature

Masimo Announces CE Marking of the Rad-G™ with Temperature

Rad-G™ with Temperature is a handheld device that provides SET® pulse oximetry, respiration rate from the pleth (RRp®), and other important parameters.
The photo shows Warren Armstrong while serving in WWII.

Warren Armstrong, Founder of Medical Company That Bears His Name, Dies at 98

Warren Armstrong founded Armstrong Medical Industries in 1957 and introduced and marketed many innovative emergency and EMS-related products that helped change the industry.

i-STAT feat. Dr. Jason Stopyra

Christian Ventura chats with Jason P. Stopyra, MD, MS, FACEP, FAEMS, associate professor of emergency medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Health, about the role of i-STAT in the prehospital setting.