A bystander and EMS crews performed CPR on a tree trimmer who suffered an electric shock and cardiac arrest
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. — Electric shock, cardiac arrest, and a return to life that beat the odds. It's "EMS Week", and it has special meaning for an Okaloosa ...
By Geoff Fox
DADE CITY, Fla. — A Dade City man who had a seizure before he stopped breathing early Saturday is alive today, thanks to the efforts of a Pasco County 911 ...
DALLAS — Matthew Lickenbrock performed hands-only CPR on another University of Dayton student with the skills he learned from the American Heart Association (AHA) Hands-Only CPR training ...
PORTLAND, Ore. — Dispatcher-assisted CPR has improved cardiac arrest outcomes in Washington County. Since implementing the life-saving instructions for hands-only CPR in 2011 there has ...
The paramedics document the unresponsive man was "cold to the touch and in rigor" and did not attempt resuscitation; man taken to hospital instead of morgue
By Christal Hayes
ORLANDO, Fla. — A vacationing Lake County EMT/firefighter is being called a hero after saving the life of a young girl who was drowning in an Orlando-area ...
CHICAGO — Smiles all around this morning at the Chicago Fire Department Academy. On Paramedics Day, paramedics were reunited with cardiac arrest survivors and Good Samaritans who ...
Paramedics Day brought together EMS providers, cardiac arrest survivors and bystanders who started CPR before responders arrived
NEW YORK — The 21st annual Second Chance Ceremony at the FDNY Training Academy is a special recognition event that reunites patients who have survived cardiac arrest with the paramedics, ...
The do-it-yourself building project is an interactive hands-only CPR learning activity.
Read how AEMT Luke Jackson built this CPR-training kiosk and see more photos.
RICHMOND, Vt. — Vermont AEMT Luke Jackson succeeded in his goal to design and build a hands-only CPR training kiosk that is realistic and portable.
“I wanted to create something ...
By Abe Boxx
In a roundabout kind of way, this is a very personal story involving the first patient I ever treated, a pediatric at the age of 14, who was my very own baby sister. Although this ...
By Reba Campbell
I am no superhero. I am only in school to be a paramedic.
I finally took this step after two medics I know went to a pedi code of a 6-month-old baby that winded up being ...
By Lori Caldwell
GARY, Ind. — Jerome Varlow joined the Gary Fire Departments medics Wednesday for a luncheon recognizing the work they do every day.
But it was one particular ...