LAFAYETTE, La. — Robert O’Neill, the ex-Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden, gave the keynote speech at an EMS Week and awards luncheon for Acadian Ambulance personnel.
MOUNDS, Ill. — The Pulaski County Ambulance Service recently received a grant from the Illinois Counties Risk Management Trust, to help purchase a new power cot.
By Linda A. Moore
The Commercial Appeal
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — IBM will send a team of six consultants to work with a Memphis Fire Department emergency medical services team to find solutions ...
By Melissa Kain
The Tufts Daily
MEDFORD, Mass. — Montane Silverman and Noa Yee, members of Tufts Emergency Medical Services (TEMS), won the Richard W. Vomacka Student Speaker competition ...
PORTLAND, Ore. — Bill Lang, a paramedic for American Medical Response (AMR) in Portland, was named one of the Top 10 Innovators in the EMS industry. He was recognized for developing a comprehensive ...
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 ...
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Monday, May 25, 2015
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Lifting more than 51 pounds from the floor can lead to injuries, and EMS must increase training for proper...