By Kaitlin Durbin
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Dr. Derrick Hurst hadn't treated a gunshot wound in eight years when he was suddenly faced with helping two people shot at ...
The hospital has apologized for the incident, but the parents are not satisfied and are considering a lawsuit.
UPPER FRUITLAND, N.M. — Davante Hogue is only 8 months old, but he has been through a lot in his short life. Born prematurely with his twin brother, Delante, Davante suffered ...
FRISCO, COLO. — Flight for Life nurse Matt Bowe, who was injured in a helicopter crash that killed a pilot, returned to work Tuesday, CBS4 reported.
The July 3 helicopter crash killed ...
ROCKFORD, Ill. — A fire department and a hospital in Illinois have teamed up to test a community paramedicine program to reduce the number of times superusers call 911.
Rockford Fire ...
Uber, the app that connects drivers and riders, is now the unofficial leader of mobile integrated health care in the U.S. Uber users in 35 U.S. cities can purchase a $10 wellness pack from UberHEALTH ...
SAN FRANCISCO — Uber, the app that connects riders and drivers, announced the launch of UberHEALTH in 35 U.S. cities. The on-demand Uber driver, accompanied by a registered nurse, will ...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Illinois Board of Nursing approved a new paramedic-RN bridge program at the Parkland College, the first in the state.
The new program will launch in the spring ...
The certified nursing assistant saw no victims at the scene of a truck crash so she leaned out over the bridge to call out for victims.
By M. Alex Johnson
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Relatives said Sunday they were "heartbroken and empty" after a South Carolina woman who stopped to help at a crash scene fell ...
Anne Montera, RN, BSN, talks about the importance of the integration of community paramedicine with the rest of the health care system, nursing in particular. True integration means having overlapping ...
By Becca Smouse
ANAHEIM, Calif. — A home-bound heart patient called 911. His leg hurt where a catheter was inserted, but he didn't complain of chest pains.
To paramedic ...
The program gives medics an expanded role in a different health care setting, and frees up nursing staff to work with more patients
By Naseem S. Miller
ORLANDO, Fla. — There's a special team at the emergency department of Nemours Children's Hospital that has one main responsibility: taking ...
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 ...
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