In these days of shrinking budgets, fewer volunteers, and intense competition, it's almost heartwarming to see an organization step up to the plate and encourage local EMS systems to do so ...
By Mollie Durkin
The York Dispatch,
YORK COUNTY, Pa. — Just about one year ago, WellSpan Health announced it would pull out of emergency medical services.
Since then, the health ...
Centre Daily Times
PHILIPSBURG, Pa. — Some Centre County first responders are getting a financial boost from the federal government.
On Saturday, Senator Bob Casey, D-Pa., ...
MIAMI, Fla. — We hear about it too often in South Florida. A young child is found floating in a backyard pool. Now fire rescue crews have something new to save lives. 7's Lynn ...
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has made a concerted effort to focus on the funding of EMS agencies, particularly when it comes to data-driven initiatives focused on ...
By Joseph Pratt
The Portsmouth Daily Times
PORTER TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Porter Township Emergency Rescue updated the cot and loading system in one of their emergency vehicles last week, ...
The Pueblo Chieftain
WALSENBURG, Colo. — What was once an old propane service building just north of the railroad tracks that wind through this small town, is now a state-of-the-art ...
By Amanda Seitz
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — City officials and union leaders say they're working to avoid the layoffs of 11 Middletown firefighters before an August deadline.
By Paul Choate
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Thirty bulletproof vests will soon be placed on Rockingham County EMS ambulances to protect EMTs and paramedics from the unexpected when ...
The Public Opinion
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. — Last week, Shippensburg Area EMS celebrated as its members found out they had received a grant from FEMA that would give them $87,021.
JESSUP, Md. — A total of 13 people were transported to area hospitals after a pickup truck and 10 passenger van collided on Washington Bldv. In Jessup, Md.
Howard County Department of ...
The Clermont Sun
GOSHEN TOWNSHIP, Ohio — New federal resources have been awarded to a fire/ambulance and rescue service in Clermont County. U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today announced ...
Bucks County Courier Times
By Matt Coughlin
PLUMSTEADVILLE, Pa. — A Federal Emergency Management Agency grant of $130,500 is going to the Point Pleasant Plumsteadville EMS squad to ...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Division of Fire received a new bariatric ambulance equipped with tools needed to lift and transport patients more than 400 pounds.
The unit includes a ...
The Gateway News
STREETSBORO, Ohio — The city's fire department received a $2,468 grant from the Ohio Department of Public Safety to be used for the purchase of EMS equipment, according ...
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