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PA Fire, EMS Agencies Get $200 Thousand in Funding

Fire and EMS companies in Pennsylvania's 16th Legislative District were awarded $197,903 in grant funding to address a wide range of needs.
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Reel Emergency Provides New Interactive Vodcast for Emergency Care Providers

The Reel Emergency vodcast is a new platform for sharing and discussion of emergent patient cases, including the use of provider-captured video.
Aerial view Sunday, June 12, 2016 of the mass shooting scene at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. A gunman opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub early Sunday, before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police said.

Pulse Nightclub Shooting Revealed Need for Support, Training For First Responders

The Orlando Fire Department expanded mental health services and Orlando Regional Medical Center amplified training protocols.
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EMSCNJ Awards $12,000 in Scholarships

A dozen college-bound and graduate study-level EMS volunteers have received $1,000 awards through 2021 EMS Council of New Jersey scholarship programs.
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Thorne Ambulance Pioneers Upstate SC’s First EMS Youth Apprenticeship Program

Apprenticeship Leaders at Thorne will select eligible youths to receive paid training at their headquarters in Greenville, South Carolina.
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Students Get First-Hand Look at Emergency Response in Burlington (IA)

Paramedics and firefighters swarmed the parking lot of Burlington High School on Thursday in an effort to rescue "Randy" from a car. It was only a drill.
Chapter head Vicki Tiferet treating a simulated injury during the drill.

United Hatzalah Holds Combined Mass-Casualty Incident Training Just Days after Real MCI

On May 4, 2021, just five days after the Meron tragedy, United Hatzalah held a mass-casualty-incident (MCI) training drill in the northern city of Kiryat Shmona

Wake County (NC) EMS Agency Needs More Staff

Like many EMS agencies in the nation, Wake County, NC, is experience a staffing shortage, according to television station WNCT9. The station reported that Wake EMS experiences shortages every day, sometimes to the point of...

New Orleans Suffers Effects of EMS Staff Shortage

The city’s director of EMS told the television station the staffing shortage is due to personnel leaving the city, others going back to school for different degrees and some just leaving the EMS profession.

Three Wyoming County May Lose EMS for Lack of Funding

Three Wyoming counties are in danger of losing emergency medical services by July 1 if funding can’t be found, according to a report broadcasted by 6KPVI television station. According to the report, Fremont, Sweetwater and...