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911 cyberattack prevention program funded by DHS

- 11/17/2015

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, ...

Grant-writing workshop: How to get the most out of the time spent and resources

- 09/16/2015

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 ...

NY receives grant for emergency interoperable communications

- 09/10/2015

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 ...

Okla. gets grant to fight prescription drug overdose deaths

- 09/09/2015

By Lacie Lowry News 9 OKLAHOMA CITY — Prescription drug overdoses kill more Oklahomans than car crashes. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention calls it an epidemic, and ...

Pa. volunteer fire-EMS agency awarded federal grant

- 09/08/2015

Times Leader 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 ...

NY receives $3.7M in grants to treat, prevent strokes

- 09/02/2015

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 ...

Ill. fire department gets grant for ambulance equipment

- 09/01/2015

By Lauren Rohr Daily Herald 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. The ...

Pa. EMS agency receives federal grant

- 08/31/2015

By Adrian Sipes The Sentinel CARLISLE, Pa. — Cumberland Goodwill Emergency Medical Services will no longer have to worry about missing equipment from the station’s ambulances. Cumberland ...

Ill. health care system awarded grant for cardiac arrest care

- 08/20/2015

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 ...

Creative ways to fund EMS innovations

- 08/20/2015

"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, ...

Mich. EMS and fire department gets grant for new equipment and resources

- 08/15/2015

By Ashley Sword The News-Herald TRENTON, Mich. — The Trenton Fire Department is expected to receive a $180,662 grant through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance ...

Fla. EMS agency receives grant for CPR compressors

- 08/14/2015

By Kate Irby Bradenton Herald 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, ...

Va. EMS agency gets grant for stretcher technology

- 08/13/2015

By Kaila DeRienzo WVEC YORKTOWN, Va. — New technology is on the way to York County Fire and Life Services. It's called a power-loading fastening system. It's expected ...

Ala. fire department receives grant for new ambulance

- 08/08/2015

The Troy Messenger TROY, Ala. — The Troy Fire Department recently received a grant for more than $136,000 for the purchase of a box-type vehicle to be used on emergency medical service ...

Va. EMS agency receives grant for new equipment

- 08/07/2015

By Ian Brickey Williamsburg Yorktown Daily YORKTOWN, Va. — The York County Department of Fire and Life Safety will be able to buy new equipment thanks to a grant from the state of Virginia. The ...

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