FORT WAYNE, Ind. — A pilot community paramedic program in Indiana will soon provide preventative and follow-up care to patients in their own homes in an effort to improve health care quality ...
By Kathleen Ronayne
CONCORD, N.H. — A coalition of fire chiefs, responding to an increase in repeated drug overdoses by the same people, is seeking state money to hire ...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Police officers, trained by the Metropolitan Emergency Medical Services, saved a wounded man own using a chest seal from a trauma kit funded by an Arkansas Trauma System ...
HOUSTON — Hackers and terrorists might target next-generation 911 dispatch centers, making the service unavailable for people in need.
To prevent cyberattacks to emergency services, ...
A grant-writing workshop is a great opportunity for new and experienced grant writers to have a free discussion with other professionals, exchange ideas and best practices, and see demonstrations ...
By Kathy Welsh
Hudson Valley News Network
CARMEL, N.Y. — County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced that New York State has awarded Putnam County $3.5 million to enhance its vital emergency ...
By Lacie Lowry
OKLAHOMA CITY — Prescription drug overdoses kill more Oklahomans than car crashes.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention calls it an epidemic, and ...
TRUCKSVILLE, Pa. — The Trucksville Volunteer EMS and Fire & Rescue Association were awarded a total of $404,715 in grants from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security ...
By Joe Gullo
My Champlain Valley
ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a $3.75 million federal grant to enhance treatment and prevention of stroke.
According to ...
By Lauren Rohr
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. — Two ambulances will be getting new power cots and lift systems, thanks to a $61,819 grant awarded to the Carpentersville Fire Department.
By Adrian Sipes
CARLISLE, Pa. — Cumberland Goodwill Emergency Medical Services will no longer have to worry about missing equipment from the station’s ambulances.
By EMS1 Staff
MOLINE, Ill. — UnityPoint Health – Trinity has been awarded a $105,200 grant from the American Heart Association as part of “Mission: Lifeline”, a community-based ...
"How will we pay for this?" is the question I asked again and again while attending and presenting at Pinnacle EMS Leadership forum. The sessions I sat in about the quality imperative, ...
By Ashley Sword
TRENTON, Mich. — The Trenton Fire Department is expected to receive a $180,662 grant through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance ...
By Kate Irby
BRADENTON, Fla. — The AutoPulse doesn't come cheap at about $14,000 a pop, but with 855 cardiac arrest calls in Manatee County the past two years, ...
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