Matthew O’Reilly, a veteran EMT on Long Island, N.Y., describes what happens when he tells a gravely hurt patient he's not going to make it.
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 Gretchen Ehlke
MILWAUKEE — A man was pronounced dead after collapsing at his Milwaukee apartment, but began to move his limbs as he was about to be taken to the ...
CARBON COUNTY, Pa. — A young Freeland woman was found deceased in her vehicle Saturday night in Carbon County.
The circumstances surrounding the death of 24-year-old ...
By Kenwyn Caranna
News & Record
WENTWORTH, N.C. — Rockingham County emergency workers have been overwhelmed with offers of support to help them attend the funeral of an EMS captain ...
AVON LAKE, Ohio — An off-duty firefighter working a construction job died Thursday afternoon when a wall collapsed on him.
The Chronicle-Telegram reported that Avon Lake firefighter ...
By Matthew Chayes
NEW YORK — A city investigation released Tuesday criticized the FDNY's "unacceptably flawed" emergency-dispatch system and blamed the "unduly ...
A motorist hit an ambulance, rolling it and killing a 71-year-old patient
PRINCETON, W.Va. — A 71-year-old woman died when the ambulance transporting her to a doctor's appointment collided with another car near Princeton, W. Va.
There is no word yet if ...
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It’s a hard truth, but all of us are going to die; every one of us.
A few of us will die peacefully. Less than one in five of us will die in our homes. Most of us will find our way into ...
The Associated Press
ZENICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina — One by one, rescue workers pulled 29 miners out of a trouble-plagued coalmine Friday after it had collapsed a day earlier in central ...
The Associated Press
ERIE, Colo. — A spokesman for the National Transportation Board says all five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died.
DARLINGTON, S.C. — Friends family and colleagues are mourning the death of Chesterfield EMS FirstHealth ambulance service Steve Phillips, 50, of Monroe, N.C., who died Tuesday after dropping ...
DARLINGTON, S.C. — The Darlington County coroner is investigating the death of an EMS worker who died in the back of an ambulance after transporting a patient.
The workers partner attempted ...
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Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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Behind the Patient: Street Portraits
Until the time comes that an image or series of images can capture the honesty, humanity, sorrow, triumph,...