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Idaho battalion chief named 'Community Champion'

- 11/21/2015

BOISE, Idaho — Ada County Paramedics Battalion Chief Andrea Cobler has been named "Community Champion" in a contest presented by KTVB and Idaho Central Credit Union for her hard ...

Innovative EMS treatment program for high-risk TB patients awarded

- 11/13/2015

MOORPARK, Calif. — AMR Ventura County was recognized for the development and implementation of a program to treat patients with high-risk tuberculosis (TB) by the American Ambulance Association ...

Emergency medicine physicians focus on EMS issues and products at annual meeting

- 11/12/2015

By Mark Liao The 2015 American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Scientific Assembly attracted thousands of emergency medicine physicians and practitioners from around the globe. This ...

Ind. EMS agency awarded AED from nonprofit

- 09/29/2015

By Denise Fedorow Goshen News NAPPANEE, Ind. — A new piece of life-saving equipment has been awarded to the Nappanee Emergency Medical Services Department, the Board of Public Works ...

7 Pentagon, Flight 93 responders awarded 9/11 victim compensation

- 09/10/2015

By David B. Caruso Associated Press NEW YORK — The federal 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, set up mainly to help people sickened by World Trade Center dust, has also awarded nearly $2.5 ...

EMS leaders honored at 10th annual Pinnacle EMS Leadership Forum

- 09/02/2015

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Brian LaCroix, President/EMS Chief of Allina Health EMS and Ed Racht, MD, Chief Medical Officer for American Medical Response (AMR), were recognized for their commitments ...

AMR medic, EMT win national skills competition

- 08/31/2015

AURORA, Colo. — The team of paramedic Joey De Anda and EMT Adam Yoder won top honors at American Medical Response’s sixth annual national competition on Aug. 23. Teams of AMR EMS ...

AMR medic, EMT win national skills competition

- 08/31/2015

The California team won the 'Best of AMR' award for their EMS knowledge and skills

Mich. EMS and fire department gets grant for new equipment and resources

- 08/15/2015

By Ashley Sword The News-Herald TRENTON, Mich. — The Trenton Fire Department is expected to receive a $180,662 grant through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance ...

Fla. EMS agency receives grant for CPR compressors

- 08/14/2015

By Kate Irby Bradenton Herald BRADENTON, Fla. — The AutoPulse doesn't come cheap at about $14,000 a pop, but with 855 cardiac arrest calls in Manatee County the past two years, ...

Va. EMS agency gets grant for stretcher technology

- 08/13/2015

By Kaila DeRienzo WVEC YORKTOWN, Va. — New technology is on the way to York County Fire and Life Services. It's called a power-loading fastening system. It's expected ...

Ala. fire department receives grant for new ambulance

- 08/08/2015

The Troy Messenger TROY, Ala. — The Troy Fire Department recently received a grant for more than $136,000 for the purchase of a box-type vehicle to be used on emergency medical service ...

Va. EMS agency receives grant for new equipment

- 08/07/2015

By Ian Brickey Williamsburg Yorktown Daily YORKTOWN, Va. — The York County Department of Fire and Life Safety will be able to buy new equipment thanks to a grant from the state of Virginia. The ...

Ohio EMS and fire department awarded $245K grant

- 08/06/2015

By Megan Alley The Clermont Sun GOSHEN TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Goshen Township Fire and Emergency Medical Services has been awarded a $245,239 federal grant to help pay for a new tanker truck, ...

Health organizations receive $38M in grants for interoperability improvements

- 07/30/2015

By Greg Slabodkin Health Data Management WASHINGTON — The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is making available more than $38 million in grants to ...

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