The FDNY had 153 probationary EMTs graduate from the EMS Bureau of Training at Fort Totten in Queens Friday.
“The patients calling in with fever and cough are a lot younger — in their 20s and 30s,” the paramedic told the newspaper.
Dispatcher Meghan Vinehout, 24, was two hours in to her 12-hour overnight shift on Wednesday when the call came in.
The members of the Valley Stream (NY) Volunteer Fire Department gathered to remember Chief Michael Field on Saturday.
The FDNY is looking to charge more for ambulance treatment and transport services after nearly four years of the same rates.
Early in the pandemic, Empress EMS made critical changes to its operational plans and shifted its response strategies.
More than 1,000 New Yorkers tested positive for COVID-19 in a single day, marking the first time since June 5 the state has seen a daily number that high.
A Facebook post by the Massena (NY) Volunteer Emergency Unit has drawn scorn from the Town Board.
The crash killed Moshe Herzog, 27, and David Z. Schneebalg, 26. Both were EMTs with the William Paul Faist Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
Ladder truck responding to a fire collides with an ambulance transporting a heart attack patient.