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Volusia County’s ambulance transportation service, EVAC, responds to around 80,000 calls per year, resulting in 62,000 patient transports to local hospitals.
Months after a verbal altercation with Volusia County officials over ambulance service led to the firing of then-fire chief Ken Fustin, his replacement says ambulance service in the city is "satisfactory" for now.
AMR in Sumter County has been selected as participants to implement the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Emergency Triage, Treat and Transport (ET3) Model.
Video released by a team of federal investigators shows more evidence of extensive corrosion and overcrowded concrete reinforcement in a Miami-area condominium that collapsed in June.
Emergency medical services are facing unprecedented call volumes of all types and making adjustments to cope as COVID-19 tips the system to its limits.
The service is struggling amid the lingering COVID-19 pandemic and a short supply of paramedics.
High call volumes and transports because of COVID-19 has put ambulance availability “below acceptable levels.”
Brevard ranked 25th in the nation for the rate of COVID-19 infections as of Wednesday.