Experts have long recognized that EMS should serve as a vital link in a coordinated health care system, and the EMS Field Bill is critical to helping EMS establish long-term sustainability.
By Valerie Myers
Erie Times-News, Pa.
ERIE COUNTY -- First responders in Erie and Crawford counties will receive more than $903,013 in state grants for equipment, building or debt improvements.
The upcoming EMS on the Hill Day is the perfect time to advocate for The Field EMS Bill, which redefines EMS in the federal government, establishes grant programs and helps determine how funding ...
NEW BLOOMFIELD, Pa. — Fire and ambulance organizations in the 86th Legislative District have been awarded more than $193,000 in funding through the 2014-15 Pennsylvania ...
LONG BEACH, N.Y. — A Long Beach emergency services report concluded the city needs a 24-hour emergency room and additional ambulances and paramedics to serve the community that ...
North Central Regional Trauma Advisory Council
MARSHFIELD, Wis. — The Injury Prevention committee is considering using their funds to help support organizations that are planning to ...
Beloit Daily News
TURTLE, Wis. — Firefighters may be just a bit safer in the Town of Turtle. The fire department received a grant from FM Global to implement the latest technology in ...
The New York Times
NEW YORK — The phone never stops ringing at Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps, and not just for urgent medical help. These days, many of ...
On February 25, 2013 Congressman Bucshon (R-Ind.) introduced H.R. 809 “Field EMS Quality, Innovation, and Cost Effectiveness Improvements Act of 2013.” Better known in the industry ...
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Cuesta College students will benefit from a $20,000 grant recently awarded by Pacific Gas and Electric Company. The “Supporting Student Success” ...
LOS ANGELES — A physician-researcher at Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute will use a $2.3 million grant to study how to better predict sudden cardiac arrest, the deadly heart ...
Since 2001, the Assistance to Firefighter Grant has helped firefighters and other first responders obtain critically needed equipment, protective gear, vehicles, training and other resources ...
By Melinda J. Overstreet
Glasgow Daily Times
GLASGOW, Ky. — The chest moves up and down slightly as the sound of calm breathing comes from the male figure lying on the table.
NEW MARKET, Tenn. - A local volunteer fire department is getting some much needed equipment to help save people's lives.
Firefighters with the New Market Volunteer Fire Department ...
The Smokey Mountain News
Hayword County, N.C. — A $3 million project to build a central 911 dispatching center inside the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office aims to reduce response ...
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