By Charles D. Perry
The Sun News
HORRY COUNTY, S.C. — Four longtime Horry County Fire-Rescue employees are suing the agency for not following through on promised pay raises, according ...
By Jayme Fraser
HOUSTON, Texas — Rapid growth and a changing health care market have increased competition among some suburban emergency service providers, driving ...
Akron Beacon Journal
NORTON, Ohio — The city’s fire chief said that by increasing his full-time staff, Norton actually can save money and stay within its budget for next year.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA — Sleep-deprived paramedics in regional South Australia are demanding roster changes because they fear they could be a danger to patients.
An on-call system is used in ...
By Susan Weich
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
TROY, Mo. — Directors for the Lincoln County Ambulance District decided Wednesday to continue rolling base closures in the wake of the second ...
By Ashleigh Livingston
LYON MOUNTAIN, N.Y. — The Lyon Mountain Fire District will increase EMS service beginning in February.
At a meeting on Monday, the Fire Commission ...
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County fire chief said he will overhaul the agency’s hiring procedures in response to an investigation that found a large percentage of firefighters ...
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 ...
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