Experts have long recognized that EMS should serve as a vital link in a coordinated health care system, and the EMS Field Bill is critical to helping EMS establish long-term sustainability.
AMR honored Dallas Arenas; she became an EMT after losing a family member in a car crash and is attending paramedic school
By Valerie Myers
Erie Times-News, Pa.
ERIE COUNTY -- First responders in Erie and Crawford counties will receive more than $903,013 in state grants for equipment, building or debt improvements.
Beloit Daily News
TURTLE, Wis. — Firefighters may be just a bit safer in the Town of Turtle. The fire department received a grant from FM Global to implement the latest technology in ...
By Ruth Brown
The Bakersfield Californian
BAKERSFIELD, Calf. — The collision left the ambulance on its roof.
Paramedic Armando Lazaro, 33, and Kern County firefighter Adam Bickford, ...
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Cuesta College students will benefit from a $20,000 grant recently awarded by Pacific Gas and Electric Company. The “Supporting Student Success” ...
LOS ANGELES — A physician-researcher at Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute will use a $2.3 million grant to study how to better predict sudden cardiac arrest, the deadly heart ...
By Linda Trischitta
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — A colleague calls Pompano Beach Firefighter/Paramedic Marc Piper one of the "shamans" of Fire Rescue Station 52, but ...
HOUSTON, Texas — Memorial Hermann Life Flight was recognized with the Texas Department of State Health Services’ 2014 EMS Air Medical Service of the Year Award. The award honors a ...
Since 2001, the Assistance to Firefighter Grant has helped firefighters and other first responders obtain critically needed equipment, protective gear, vehicles, training and other resources ...
Nancy Perry talks about how MCI responses led to more public recognition, and shifts toward fire-based EMS and mobile integrated health care.
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Jeremy McQuerry, a student in emergency medical services at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, recently was awarded a $1,000 EMS Success scholarship.
By Keith Griffiths, EMS1 Contributor
Jay Fitch received The National Association of Emergency Medical Technician’s highest honor this month when he accepted the Rocco V. Morando Lifetime ...
CLINTON, Miss. — Joseph “Jay” Fitch, Ph.D. was presented with the 2014 Rocco V. Morando Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians ...
NEW MARKET, Tenn. - A local volunteer fire department is getting some much needed equipment to help save people's lives.
Firefighters with the New Market Volunteer Fire Department ...
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Thursday, March 5, 2015
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