Evie Waddell and another firefighter were hurt April 23 after the tree had fallen on top of a mobile home after a storm.
A new document developed specifically to support EMS systems planning for or implementing crisis standards of care during the COVID-19 pandemic is now available on EMS.gov.
FDNY paramedic Christell Cadet is awake and recovering at home after spending a month in a coronavirus coma, friends said.
The U.K. held a minute's silence Tuesday for all front-line workers who have died from the coronavirus, as the government extended its testing program and concerns mounted about the rising death toll in care homes.
The psychological toll is staggering, particularly for health care workers whose dreams show similarities to those of combat veterans and 9/11 responders, one expert says.
The new coronavirus doesn't care about a blue uniform or a shiny badge. Police, firefighters, paramedics and corrections officers are just a 911 call away from contracting COVID-19 and spreading it.