Military personnel and police were on hand to help with ambulance services after EMTs, nurses and health workers held a four-hour strike in response to not receiving pay raises
ENGLAND — Thousands of health workers, including nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, have taken part in the first strike over pay for more than 30 years.
But disruption was ...
SCRANTON, Pa. — An arm of Community Health Systems plans to purchase a Scranton-based ambulance service, pending approval by two state entities.
By Mara Lee
The Hartford Courant
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — A union steward who was fired from his emergency medical technician job three years ago must be rehired, according to a ruling ...
By Alexis Huicochea
The Arizona Daily Star
PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. — By day, Ben Trumpinski is a 17-year-old senior at Cienega High School. But when classes let out, he is an EMT-in-training.
By Jacob Beltran
San Antonio Express-News
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A new medical director has been chosen to oversee the San Antonio Fire Department's EMS division.
Dr. David Miramontes, ...
The Kansas City Star
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The protracted battle over who controls ambulance billing in Kansas City is far from over.
That’s good news for taxpayers, who stand ...
By Elizabeth Skrapits
The Citizens' Voice
WILKES-BARRE CITY, Pa. — Chief Paramedic Sean Chandler has seen a lot since he started with Wilkes-Barre City’s fledgling emergency ...
A year ago, one the of the nation’s largest providers of EMS and medical transportation filed for bankruptcy. At that time I was worried about the long-term implications for not only its ...
By Gordon Block
Watertown Daily Times
FORT DRUM, N.Y. — A reshuffling of emergency ground transport methods for training range exercises means the loss of seven jobs for Guilfoyle Ambulance ...
By Judy L. Thomas
The Kansas City Star
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A judge has ruled in favor of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in a three-year-old lawsuit that accuses Kansas ...
By Ciara O'Rourke
AUSTIN-TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas — Less than a month after City Council members learned that an Austin-Travis County EMS medic was overpaid ...
By Josh Flory
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A well-known incumbent, an upstart challenger and a battle over health care.
It may sound like the latest dispatch from the ...
BELCHERTOWN, Mass. — One of four Belchertown paramedics laid-off after not becoming a firefighter lashed out at town officials, saying she was not told that it was required to keep her ...
MANATEE, Fla. Saying his employees are facing burnout, the Manatee County public safety director Tuesday asked for additional staff positions to lessen the load carried by ...
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