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Norwalk (OH) Firefighters Sound Alarm Against Cuts to Prehospital Care Response

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Starting Monday, there will be a change in who responds to 911 emergency calls in Norwalk.
A person wearing black gloves with simulated blood on them uses a stethoscope.

Why Mobile Medicine Matters, Part 1: Ethics & Evidence

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Jonathon S. Feit, Britton Lineberger and Ron Nichols examine the role of mobile medicine in today's world.
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EMS Today: Building a Prehospital Whole Blood Program: What It Really Takes to Be...

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This presentation will discuss the steps San Antonio took to meet the needs of its community with its Whole Blood Program.
Health workers attend patient at jumbo Covid-19 centre in Mumbai, India, Thursday, April 22, 2021.

India Pleads for Oxygen

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India put oxygen tankers on special express trains as major hospitals in New Delhi on Friday begged on social media for more supplies to save COVID-19 patients.
FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 file photo, a police officer holds a box of Narcan, a drug used to treat opioid overdoses, that the department officers carry in their patrol vehicles in Jackson Township, Butler County, Pa.

Prescriptions for High-Risk Patients Now Must Include Overdose Antidote in NJ

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Doctors who prescribe opioid-based drugs to also include a prescription for an antidote.
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Grady Health System’s (GA) Mobile Integrated Health Program

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This is a data analysis and program evaluation of Grady Memorial Hospital’s Mobile Integrated Health Program.
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Study: Philadelphia (PA) Police Save Lives by Taking Gunshot, Stabbing Victims to Hospital

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Philadelphia police officers took on a greater share of the job of transporting the wounded to hospital trauma centers. It saved lives.

Push Dose Epinephrine

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Learn more about the importance of push dose epinephrine for hypotension and shock in the prehospital setting.
Researchers at the University of California San Diego are developing a color-changing test strip that can be stuck on a mask and used to detect SARS-CoV-2 in a user’s breath or saliva.

A Smarter and Safer Mask Against COVID-19

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Researchers at the University of California San Diego are developing a color-changing test strip that can be stuck on a mask and used to detect SARS-CoV-2 in a user’s breath or saliva.
The Contra Costa County (CA) Fire Protection District is working with Tele911 to help make the system more efficient.

New Innovation to Address System Overload by Systemizing the Field Triage and Treatment of...

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Tele911 allows departments to better serve patients through technology while keeping highly trained paramedics available for critical calls.