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Calif. medics honored for courageous actions after crash

- 12/18/2014

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, ...


Calif. college receives $10,000 for EMS program

- 12/04/2014

Keyt.com 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” ...


$2.3 million grant supports research to predict sudden cardiac arrest

- 12/04/2014

MyNewsLA.com 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 ...


Fla. medic saves wife, then husband, 13 months apart

- 12/01/2014

By Linda Trischitta Sun Sentinel POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — A colleague calls Pompano Beach Firefighter/Paramedic Marc Piper one of the "shamans" of Fire Rescue Station 52, but ...


Memorial Hermann Life Flight wins Texas air medical service of the year

- 11/29/2014

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 ...


4 tips for EMS agencies to secure AFG funding

- 11/19/2014

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 ...


20 years of EMS: EMS World editorial director reflects

- 11/19/2014

Nancy Perry talks about how MCI responses led to more public recognition, and shifts toward fire-based EMS and mobile integrated health care.


Okla. paramedic student wins national scholarship

- 11/18/2014

The Oklahoman 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. Only ...


Jay Fitch receives NAEMT’s lifetime achievement award

- 11/17/2014

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 ...


Jay Fitch receives NAEMT's Lifetime Achievement Award

- 11/17/2014

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 ...


Tenn. fire department gets new uniforms with $230K grant

- 11/12/2014

WATE 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 ...


New N.C. dispatcher center funded with state grant

- 11/12/2014

The Smokey Mountain News Hayword County, N.C. — A $3 million project to build a central 911 dispatching center inside the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office aims to reduce response ...


Minn. EMS awarded grant for community paramedic program

- 11/05/2014

The Fergus Falls Journal FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has awarded Otter Tail Public Health and Ringdahl Ambulance grants to create a Community Paramedic ...


Pa. EMS squad purchases ambulance with FEMA grant

- 10/28/2014

By Frank Andruscavage The Republican & Herald BARNESVILLE, Pa. — The Ryan Township Emergency and Rescue Squad dedicated its new ambulance during ceremonies on Saturday. The company ...


Ky. EMS agency honored as among best in state

- 10/27/2014

By Tim Preston The Daily Independent LEXINGTON, Ky. — Boyd County’s emergency medical responders were recently recognized and awarded for being among the best in the state, with ...


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