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A federal judge on Thursday rejected healthcare workers' request for an order blocking the state COVID vaccination mandate from taking effect Friday.
The Rhode Island State Association of Firefighters is challenging a Department of Health mandate that health-care workers including EMTs receive their COVID vaccination by Oct. 1 or risk losing their jobs, arguing that it's violating their collective-bargaining rights and the state Constitution.
Col. James Manni is alive thank to EMS providers who saved his live after being attacked by wasps.
The EMTs were suspended after a woman they declined to take to the hospital died a few hours later.
The two were suspended after a woman they declined to take to the hospital died a few hours later.
Twenty employees at Pawtucket medical supply company Bio-Detek were hospitalized for “irritant complaints.”
Legislation calls for law enforcement K9s injured on the job to get life-saving emergency medical services while in the ambulance.
University of Rhode Island’s Emergency Medical Services has dealt with almost every medical emergency you could imagine, from heart attacks to car accidents and from the flu to sports injuries.