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Ex-medic pleads not guilty to stealing drugs

- 11/21/2014

By Mike Carter The Seattle Times SEATTLE — A former South King County paramedic has pleaded not guilty to three counts of tampering with consumer products for allegedly stealing morphine ...


Wis. police gain access to Narcan

- 11/21/2014

By Nico Savidge The Wisconsin State Journal MADISON, Wis. — Most of the Madison Police Department’s sergeants are now equipped to treat people overdosing from opiate drugs such ...


26 in Texas sickened by synthetic marijuana

- 11/19/2014

The Statesman AUSTIN-TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas Since noon on Monday 26 people have been sickened by the synthetic marijuana commonly known as K2, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. The agency ...


Fla. man gives ex-friend's name for ambulance bill

- 11/14/2014

By Kate Jacobson The Sun Sentinel DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — John Capra was pretty surprised when he saw a $700 bill for a Nov. 6 ambulance ride in Delray Beach. Partly because he hadn't ...


Ex-paramedic sought in drug-tampering case

- 11/13/2014

By Scott J. Croteau The Telegram Gazette WORCESTER, Mass. — An arrest warrant has been issued for a former paramedic of a private ambulance company in the city who twice this week failed ...


San Antonio EMS boss made the right call

- 11/13/2014

As EMS providers we are permitted to practice medicine under the control of a medical physician, using a combination of online direction and more often, offline medical protocols that guide our ...



3 Texas medics suspended over drug administration

- 11/13/2014

By Dillon Collier KENS 5 SAN ANTONIO — Three San Antonio Fire Department paramedics were suspended after an internal investigation revealed a powerful sedative was misused on patients ...


EM Innovations aims for safer drug disposal

- 11/10/2014

EM Innovations announced Drug Dispose All, a medication disposal method that aims to provide an environmentally safe way to protect against unintended exposure to controlled substances. Drug ...


Colo. teen's rampage: Ambulance theft, assault, lewd acts

- 11/07/2014

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Police reports indicate a Colorado State University student took cocaine and “molly” before stealing an ambulance and attacking deputies. Stefan Sortland, ...


Inside EMS Podcast: Should the terminally ill be able end their lives?

- 11/07/2014

Download this quick clip on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS podcast, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old ...


Feds: Wash. medic stole morphine, replaced with other drugs

- 10/31/2014

Seattlepi SEATTLE — A South King County Medic One paramedic accused of swapping morphine with Benadryl and other drugs to feed his addiction now faces federal charges. Paramedic Paul ...


Wis. departments seek to arm police with Narcan

- 10/28/2014

By Nico Savidge The Wisconsin State Journal MADISON, Wis. — To address a rising tide of drug overdoses, many of them involving heroin, Dane County’s two largest law enforcement ...


Shopper brawls with EMS at Tenn. bargain store

- 10/22/2014

By Rain Smith The Times News BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — An intoxicated Mount Carmel couple face multiple charges after reportedly taking their young child to a Blountville store, where the ...


Fla. woman accused of stealing from ambulance

- 10/10/2014

News4 JAX ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — St. Johns County deputies arrested a 36-year-old woman on various charges after witnesses reporter her stealing medical bags from an ambulance. Deputies ...


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