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Inside EMS Podcast: Do EMS volunteers have too many educational restraints?

- 04/17/2015

Download this week's episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS Podcast, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss a question from listener ...


Inside EMS Podcast: What can a medic do that an EMT can’t on scene?

- 03/20/2015

Download this week's episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS Podcast, co-hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson bring on guest and EMS1 columnist ...


Quick Clip: Does a tiered EMS system short change patients?

- 03/19/2015

Download this quick clip on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In the week’s Quick Clip, co-host Kelly Grayson, and Bob Sullivan, an EMS1 columnist who has worked in a tiered EMS ...


Medics resuscitate L.A. Marathon runner who went into cardiac arrest

- 03/17/2015

By Brenda Gazzar Daily News LOS ANGELES — A 61-year-old male runner went into cardiac arrest at the 30th annual ASICS L.A. Marathon on Sunday and was taken to the hospital in critical ...


Witnesses: Man stabbed, waited 43 minutes for DCFEMS ambulance

- 03/12/2015

WASHINGTON – D.C. Fire and EMS is facing criticism for a slow ambulance response to a man who was stabbed in the torso on Monday night in the hallway of a building. Witnesses say at ...


Quick Clip: Why an all-ALS system was a mistake

- 02/14/2015

Download this quick clip on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS Podcast, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson talk about the benefits of a tiered EMS ...


Inside EMS Podcast: Why an all-BLS system may be better

- 02/13/2015

Download this week's episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS Podcast, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson envision an EMS future where systems ...


Medic retiring at 65 reflects on 38-year career

- 01/17/2015

MISSISSAUGA, Canada — Only four per cent of paramedics ever actually reach retirement age still working as paramedics, Bob Arthur notes. At the age of 65, and after 38 years, he’s ...


New ALS ambulance service launched in Texas community

- 01/02/2015

By Jayme Fraser Houston Chronicle SUGAR LAND, Texas — Sugar Land will launch its own ambulance service Thursday, a decade after the suburb southwest of Houston expressed dissatisfaction ...


Ill. fire department upgrades to ALS

- 01/01/2015

By John Reynolds The State Journal-Register SPRINGFLIED, Ill. — The Springfield Fire Department will start operating advanced life-support units in the new year that will allow it to ...


How one rural EMS agency shines at innovative patient care

- 12/22/2014

Volunteer and paid EMTs in remote area of Texas provide an expanded scope of practice through advanced prolonged critical care transport and community paramedince


How one rural EMS agency shines at innovative patient care

- 12/22/2014

In remote area stretching nearly 2,000 square miles on both sides of the U.S. and Mexico border, a combination of paid and volunteer EMS providers at Presidio Emergency Services respond to an ...


Study favoring BLS for cardiac arrest is narrow look at issue

- 12/04/2014

The long simmering debate about the efficacy of advanced life support (ALS) procedures has bubbled up again in response to the results of a recent Harvard University study that links ALS care ...


ALS for cardiac arrest linked to more deaths, study finds

- 12/04/2014

PBS Emergency treatments delivered in ambulances that offer “Advanced Life Support” for cardiac arrest may be linked to more death, comas and brain damage than those providing ...


New manager accuses Mich. EMS of overbilling

- 11/06/2014

By Michelle Merlin The Record-Eagle TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.— Elk Rapids Township's emergency medical crews wrongly transported patients in an Advanced Life Support ambulance without ...


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