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After losing her daughter, 14, to cardiac arrest during soccer practice she hopes the event raised awareness of hands-only CPR and promoted a bill to teach the technique to middle ...
They're being sent into public hospitals to test the triage of possible cases as other hospitals around the nation expand their Ebola precautions ...
The manhunt began Saturday after the man walked away from a local hospital where he had been taken to be checked out ...
It's grown to 22 people, and each team includes a paramedic to quickly get through large crowds for medical emergencies at local events ...
Amid response time struggles, he said his wife felt "very comfortable" with the arrival of an ambulance in 12 minutes, two minutes over the 10-minute goal ...
Thirteen devices will be available for youth sports teams, churches and anyone CPR-certified after a Ga. couple's son died while an AED was locked up inside a nearby school ...
Although he a told nurse he had been in West Africa, it was not communicated to the medical team ...
Health officials are closely monitoring a possible second Ebola patient who had close contact with the first person to be diagnosed in the U.S. ...
The responders and the ambulance were isolated after the transport; they’ve been sent home but will be monitored for 21 days ...
The increased tax would help provide general service and ALS and limit EMS dependence on the general budget ...
Enterovirus 68, which causes polio-like symptoms, was detected in four out of eight of the sick children; health officials are seeking more information after reports of the virus ...
Taxpayers covered $4.25 million for police, ambulances and fire protection at festivals last year; a city panel is exploring ways to recover the funds ...
A former EMS captain is teaching members of the Brooklyn neighborhood ‘how to save a life instead of taking a life’ ...
The Houston event demonstrated gourmet cooking with emergency rations, and raised community awareness about disaster preparation ...
Toronto Paramedic Services wants the public to better understand the training of EMS providers ...
Most people don’t realize EMS is there in the background, so subtly highlighting it demonstrates an agency’s commitment to the community ...
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation also announced it will spend $50 million on efforts seeking a vaccine and other therapies ...
Part of National Preparedness Month, the event educated the community in life-saving techniques while connecting families and volunteer responders ...
Over the past two months infestations have been found at three separate locations, causing concern that the problem will spread ...
The Code4Armour band aims to provide paramedics with up-to-date medical information on the spot, leading to more informed patient care ...