She stayed with the 10-year-old until responders arrived, and visited him in the hospital during his recovery
LAKEWOOD, Colo. — An EMT student and aspiring paramedic saw a car crash as she was heading home from a class, and extricated a 10-year-old boy from the vehicle.
Jennifer Knight, an EMT ...
By Michael Boren and Tom Avril
The Philadelphia Inquirer
CAMDEN, N.J. — Virtua Health System has sued the state of New Jersey over legislation, signed earlier this month by Gov. Christie, ...
Priority Ambulance medic makes non-emergent home visits to visit patients and prevent emergency department transports
By Lori Tucker
LOUDON, Tenn. — If you’ve ever yearned for the days when the doctor made house calls, the next best thing may be Mobile Integrated Healthcare. It’s designed ...
After calling 911 for abdominal pain she claims her "wishes were ignored" and she was not transported to her hospital of choice
By Charles Elmore
The Palm Beach Post
PALM BEACH, Fla. — With lights flashing around her, Joyce Levenstein said she repeatedly protested the ambulance was taking her to the wrong hospital.
Greensburg Daily News
GREENSBURG, Ind. — Decatur County Memorial Hospital (DCMH) received $17,275 in grants from the Hospital Foundation of Decatur County to support programs and services. ...
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Anaheim’s fire department has become the first in California to dispatch a nurse practitioner in an ambulance to treat non-urgent medical calls that would otherwise ...
By Rory Appleton
The Fresno Bee
FRESNO, Calif. — Two parents and their four children are in the hospital Saturday after the kids played with a full, open vial of mercury found in a ...
By Gary Pinnell
SEBRING, Fla. — Four months ago, when her husband had a stroke and seizures, Becky Crivello asked the emergency medical technician to call Aeromed. She ...
Police union president said officers may park at the trauma center out of necessity and the department has never received a complaint
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Members of the public are concerned that police vehicles are taking up parking spots for ambulances at a local hospital.
Columbus Police cruisers are often seen parked ...
It’s early in the morning; the sun peeks through our hospital room window. I’m looking at the blinds - they’re half-way up - and consider if it’s worth the effort to walk ...
Paramedics administered CPR on the way to the hospital, but the 11-month-old was later declared dead