“He’s a good kid, but he just freezes whenever he’s asked to run the call. Got good grades in school, proficient in all his skills, but he just can’t seem to put it all ...
To combat the heroin epidemic, firefighters developed "your life matters" cards with help line numbers for addicts they treat
By National Public Radio
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. — MELISSA BLOCK, HOST: We're going to hear now from a county in Florida that, like many places around the country, has seen a dramatic ...
The video CLEAR!, a parody to the Usher song "Yeah" promotes CPR and using an AED to save lives.
The Kansas City (Mo.) Fire Department has invested $25,000 in scholarships to attend paramedic school, and is targeting minority students to diversify its team
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Fire Department is investing $25,000 to diversify their team. It is giving college students a shot at lifesaving careers while the department ...
By Judy Wakefield
ANDOVER, Mass. — When emergency responders are called to help a child, it usually means something bad has happened.
The experience can be frightening ...
By Scot Phelps
There are currently bills before the both houses of the Texas State Legislature which would permit paramedics to work in the emergency department directly under the guidance ...
Successful EMT and paramedic students apply these tips on the first day of the class and eventually use them as EMS professionals
This is a list that provides 10 habits of people who are successful on the NREMT exam do. I compiled this list, which applies to all levels of EMS certification, from many years of teaching and ...
The video teaches employees and civilians how to respond during and active-shooter incident
SAN MARCOS, Texas — A new video from the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State University teaches civilians how to respond if faced with an active-shooter ...
BETHESDA, Md. — NIH research investigated the benefits of early administration of magnesium sulfate to stroke patients. The study found that paramedics may be able to start therapy as soon ...
A team of instructors, led by educator and paramedic Jeff Munson, taught nearly 200 Wis. emergency medical responders, EMTs and AEMTs to recognize the signs and symptoms of a narcotics overdose ...
Wearing new protective vests and helmets the medics learn to enter active-shooter scene with police escort before shooter is apprehended
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