By David Owens
The Hartford Courant
HARTFORD, Conn. — Accidental heroin deaths in Connecticut last year were up 48 percent from 2012, mirroring a trend across New England and the nation ...
He provided internal documents showing the county does not have enough medics, saying he's worried about the people he serves
OXFORD, N.C. — Mike D'Haene has spent 33 years working in emergency medical services, first in the Navy, and now as a North Carolina paramedic. He says he contacted ...
EMS organizations are living entities that are constantly in flux. Whether the changes an agency experiences are positive or negative depends upon not only the desire of its employees, but the ...
By Mark J. Armstrong
Kerrville Daily Times
KERR COUNTY, Texas — Kerr County commissioners announced Monday they will meet with city officials again next week to restart negotiations ...
The hearing centered on the death of Cecil Mills, who died of cardiac arrest when firefighters at a station across the street refused to help him
WASHINGTON — Almost a month ago, Medric Cecil Mills Jr. collapsed and died just feet away from a firehouse, while firefighters and other emergency responders failed to help.
By Greg Kocher
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. — The director of Jessamine County Emergency Medical Services engaged in "sexually offensive gestures, comments and requests ...
The comedy show by Denis Leary focuses on EMTs, and the NAEMT plans to share your feedback when they meet with producers before it airs on March 6.
Denis Leary’s new comedy series, Sirens, focuses on the lives and work of EMTs. Does it accurately depict the field? Does it matter? Watch the trailer and leave your thoughts about the ...
By Jason Garcia
WINTER PARK, Fla.— Florida Gov. Rick Scott stopped by an ambulance manufacturer in Winter Park on Thursday morning to announce that the company will ...
The Age Victoria
AUSTRALIA — Volunteer first-aiders employed by Ambulance Victoria are being trained to administer a controlled drug that is up to 100 times more powerful than morphine ...
By Russell Hixson
Skagit Valley Herald
SWINOMISH INDIAN TRIBAL COMMUNITY, Wash. — Five minutes may not seem like much, but when you’re an emergency medical technician and a volunteer ...
By James Chilton
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming is dead last in the U.S. in terms of providing access to quality emergency medical care.
That's according to a ...
GREENSBORO, N.C. – When Guilford County EMTs respond to pediatric calls, they’ll be able to give kids something to smile about.
The agency received a donation of more than 300 ...