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Why to call a sepsis alert to the hospital

- 01/22/2016

Sepsis is the number one cause of death for hospitalized patients. Timely treatment in sepsis care can improve the mortality rate.

TED Talk: EMT's honest answer to patient who asks 'Am I dying?'

- 08/19/2015

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.

Medics pronounce man dead; an hour later he moves

- 05/22/2015

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

Medics pronounce man dead; an hour later he moves

- 05/22/2015

By Gretchen Ehlke Associated Press 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 ...

24-year-old female FF/EMT found dead in her vehicle

- 03/23/2015

Standard-Speaker 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 ...

Co-workers of N.C. medic killed in wreck appreciate support

- 01/16/2015

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 ...

Off-duty Ohio paramedic killed in construction accident

- 11/14/2014

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 ...

City blames "cumbersome’ FDNY dispatch system for kids’ death

- 10/22/2014

By Matthew Chayes Newsday NEW YORK — A city investigation released Tuesday criticized the FDNY's "unacceptably flawed" emergency-dispatch system and blamed the "unduly ...

1 dead in W.Va. ambulance collision

- 10/09/2014

A motorist hit an ambulance, rolling it and killing a 71-year-old patient

1 dead in W.Va. ambulance collision

- 10/09/2014

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 ...

Quick Clip: Should EMS stop transporting cardiac arrest patients?

- 09/11/2014

Download this quick clip on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS podcast quick clip, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss the EMS1 column “Should ...

Should EMS stop prolonging death?

- 09/09/2014

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 ...

5 sealed underground in collapsed Bosnian mine

- 09/05/2014

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 ...

5 dead in Colo. plane crash

- 09/02/2014

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. NTSB ...

LODD: S.C. EMT dies in ambulance after patient transport

- 05/22/2014

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 ...

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