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EMS, hospital staff honored for treatment of STEMIs

- 01/30/2015

Good4Utah.com MURRAY, UTAH — Intermountain Medical Center staff and EMS crews from across the Salt Lake Valley are being recognized for saving the lives of heart patients within 90 minutes ...


EMS, hospital staff honored for cardiac arrest care

- 01/30/2015

Crews were recognized for saving the lives of heart attack patients within 90 minutes or less


State fines Fla. medics for not responding fast enough

- 01/13/2015

By Greg Stanley Naples Daily News, Fla. NAPLES. Fla. — Collier County paramedics did not respond to an emergency alarm when an ambulance crew was late to the scene of 2012 heart attack ...


Okla. paramedic has widow-maker; revived by colleagues

- 12/10/2014

EMSA medics worked for 20 minutes to revive a colleague having a heart attack stemming from a massive a coronary artery blockage


Okla. paramedic has widow-maker; revived by colleagues

- 12/10/2014

MUSTANG, Okla. — Paramedics revived one of their own when EMSA medic Jim McClung, 48, began having chest pains and raced to the Mustang Fire Department, less than a mile from his home. “By ...


Bystanders, EMS, hospital all critical to cardiac emergency survival

- 12/05/2014

The Emporia Gazette EMPORIA, Kan. — On Nov. 25, Jason Steinhoff experienced his worst nightmare while driving an 18 wheeler cross country: severe chest pain. He remembers feeling ...


Man dies on flight from Atlanta to Seattle

- 11/29/2014

The Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. — An Alabama man died on a commercial flight from Atlanta to Seattle and the airplane was diverted to Billings Logan International Airport. Yellowstone ...


LODD: Pa. medic suffers fatal heart attack at station

- 11/26/2014

By Chris Buckley The Valley Independent MONESSEN, Pa. — For more than three decades, Ken Prunty served as an emergency responder. The longtime paramedic was doing what he had dedicated ...


Mass. firefighter recovering from on-scene heart attack

- 11/24/2014

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — A firefighter who suffered a heart attack while rescuing an elderly man is expected to survive. MassLive.com reported that Lt. Brian Tredo, with the Springfield ...


LODD: S.C. medic-firefighter dies of heart attack

- 11/03/2014

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — A firefighter died after suffering a heart attack in the bunkroom of a firehouse Saturday morning. The U.S. Fire Administration reported that firefighter-medic Kellen ...


Calif. teen's CPR saves father, impresses responders

- 10/09/2014

By Randi Rossmann The Press Democrat FORESTVILLE, Calif. — With his father slumped unconscious and not breathing on the kitchen floor, 13-year-old Lewis Griffith of Forestville announced ...


Fla. youth sports, community groups gain access to free AEDs

- 10/03/2014

By Beth Reese Cravey The Florida Times-Union JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — An electric shock from an automated external defibrillator could have restarted Andrew Cohn’s heart, which stopped ...


Idaho principal’s fatal heart attack inspires emergency medical education

- 10/02/2014

By Julie Wootton The Times-News TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Marjie Atkins taught cardiopulmonary resuscitation for years, but she never expected to use it. That changed Sept. 18 during a ...


94-year-old airplane passenger saved from heart failure

- 09/20/2014

Detroit Free Press DETROIT — When a 94-year-old airplane passenger began to shudder with a deadly heart episode in the sky over Milwaukee, two Henry Ford Cardiac Rehabilitation workers ...


Medic dead from heart attack at 46 remembered

- 09/17/2014

By Andrea Salazar The Eagle LEON COUNTY, Texas — A Leon County paramedic, who died of an apparent heart attack while on duty, had been eagerly awaiting the arrival of his first grandchild. Mike ...


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