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WV Ambulance Crashes While Taking Patient to Hospital

The Charleston Area Medical Center ambulance was taking a patient to Princeton Community Hospital when it went off the road and through the guardrail.
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WV Ambulance Service Using CARES Funding to Compensate Workers

Preston County Commission unanimously voted to reimburse the county's EMS services the cost of workers compensation in 2020 using CARES funding.
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Volunteers Forming Advisory Board to Improve EMS in WV

A group of volunteers is working to establish an official EMS advisory committee in Preston County.
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Three WV Deputies Hurt after Chasing Down Stolen STAT EMS Ambulance

A West Virginia man was arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase in a stolen STAT EMS ambulance Friday, according to a report.
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Mountaineer Ambulance Service (WV) Shuts Down

Mountaineer Ambulance Service has permanently closed its doors. It is the second Preston County ambulance squad to do so ; Valley Ambulance was the first.
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Marion County (WV) Rescue Squad Honored for Heart Patient Transport Times

The squad has received recognition through the American Heart Association for quick response times for people experiencing heart emergencies throughout the county.

WV Now Requires EMS Providers to Wear Face Masks

Calling the move "critically important," the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) filed the emergency amendment on Friday.

Roane County (WV) Mulls EMS Fee

With the Roane County (WV) EMS squad working off a 40-year-old tax levy, it may be time for county residents to pay a yearly fee to keep the service running, according to a report.

Ambulance Faulted in West Virginia Crash

Three people were hurt in a crash involving a Boone County (WV) ambulance and three other cars, according to a report.

New Communications Tool in West Virginia

The card is designed to be helpful for patients who are deaf, hard of hearing, or could have a traumatic brain injury, autism or an intellectual disability.