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Without the subsidy, the ambulance service will have to cut back on training and keep ambulances in service longer before replacing them ...
Of the 551 Beaufort County employees affected, some quit; others are demoralized by the decision ...
Until the time comes that an image or series of images can capture the honesty, humanity, sorrow, triumph, exhilaration and tedium that accompanies every EMS shift, ‘watching it’ ...
Officials hope to get 500 medics from across the state to volunteer to double Philly's existing EMS force Sept. 24-28 ...
If you treat everyone equally, no one will feel the need to go above and beyond because they don’t feel their actions are recognized or rewarded ...
The department will stock pediatric-specific equipment such as splints and cervical collars on ambulances as part of a voluntary program ...
The first 24 hours back on the ambulance went well until I was asked to translate to a family that a 19-year-old boy was declared brain dead ...
Paramedics often pay a personal toll of being present as some patient's move from life to death ...
Lifting with your legs is what should happen naturally, but many EMS providers suffer from a lower crossed syndrome and are unable to do it properly ...
Our rigorous and data-driven process starts with observation and allows members to volunteer within their capabilities and talents ...
All proceeds will go to the Janice Keen Livingston Memorial Park, which will be built to honor public safety providers who lost their lives helping others ...
I am truly fortunate to have known so many people more intimately than I had any right to expect ...
The awards will be presented in September at EMS World ...
An EMT’s perspective on the legal and civilian expectations for cops to render aid to persons in police custody ...
Has your department’s policy on body changed over time? ...
Three nonprofit groups are backing a House bill to establish a permanent EMS memorial in Washington D.C. ...
Staffing, vehicle and equipment maintenance, high overhead costs and insurance reimbursement issues create a strain for EMS agencies across the state ...
The program gives medics an expanded role in a different health care setting, and frees up nursing staff to work with more patients ...
Started by World War I veterans to honor their fallen comrades, the company closed as the town cut funding requests due to an old-school business model ...
Group asks county commissioners to expand ambulance fleet for emergency use instead of focusing on out-of-state transfers ...