By Rick Bella
CLACKAMAS, Ore. — Scott Brawner, a firefighter-paramedic for Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue, received an award Monday from a neighboring fire district ...
The Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court has ruled that large retailers aren't required to have defibrillators on hand to help treat customers and workers ...
At 0700 hours just after completing shift change, you are dispatched to a skilled nursing facility in a rural part of your district for a report of a 75-year-old resident with shortness of breath.
By Joel Currier
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch
WASHINGTON — A St. Louis County police officer was among those who helped revive a bagpiper who collapsed with heart problems Wednesday afternoon ...
Los Angeles Daily News
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — Softball player Terry Backman had thrown a four-pitch inning last summer before dropping from a heart attack in the bottom of the dugout. ...
By Aimee Green
PORTLAND, Ore. — A $3 million wrongful death lawsuit accuses a 9-1-1 Spanish-language interpreter of botching the translation of an address and sending ...
Merrian-Webster Dictionary defines crowdsourcing as "the practice of obtaining needed services, ideas, or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people.”
By Adrian Rogers
SPOKANE, Wash. — On a Thursday at Riverside High School, Shelby Morgan learned CPR. That Friday, she learned how to use an automated external defibrillator, ...
An Everyday EMS Tips reader wrote, “I have been asked to present cardiac issues to an EMT-Basic refresher. I have not presented before and I wondered if you could steer me in the right ...
When Bob McCarty collapsed on the bathroom floor in cardiac arrest, his wife describes how she started CPR, hard and fast per the dispatcher’s instructions
Steve Whitehead explains how to recognize the unique symptoms of females suffering a heart attack.
The Associated Press
COLUMBUS, Ind. — Police say two paramedics and two volunteer firefighters were hurt when an ambulance carrying a dying patient crashed into a sheriff’s patrol ...
WASHINGTON — A man collapses right across the street from a D.C. firehouse, but no one comes to help. It happened Saturday afternoon in Northeast D.C. when Medric "Cecil" ...
Rescue 18 and Engine 3 respond to a reported unconscious person on a basketball court in a city park. En route, the mobile data terminal in both vehicles flashes a message that ...
Sunday was World AIDS Day. For a moment in time, people around the globe paused to remember both strangers and loved ones who have succumbed to the disease, or are living with it today. Younger ...