She was helping hoist an injured woman with non-life threatening injuries into the helicopter when she fell
AUSTIN, Texas — STARFlight rescuer and registered nurse Kristin McLain, 46, died Monday night after falling from a medical helicopter.
At about 9:50 p.m., STARFlight EC-145 had been ...
Texas EMTs and paramedics, despite opposition of the Texas Emergency Nurse Association (ENA), are urged to voice their support for legislation (H.B. 2020 and S.B. 1989) to authorize practice ...
The woman were commuting to a hospital for their final day of clinical training; 3 others injured
By Russ Bynum
ELLABELLE, Ga. — Five nursing students died early Wednesday in a chain-reaction crash in southeast Georgia that authorities said began when a tractor-trailer ...
By Mark Schlinkmann
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — A St. Charles County police officer and an emergency room nurse used their CPR skills to revive a 6-year-old girl pulled ...
By Timothy Chipp
The Abilene Reporter-News
MERKEL, Texas — A bird strike caused a helicopter to make an emergency landing Tuesday evening.
Air Evac Lifeteam, flying out of Abilene, ...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Over 18,000 Calif. nurses are planning to participate in a nationwide strike beginning Nov. 12 in protest of hospital Ebola preparedness.
The strike is organized through ...
The Associated Press
ATLANTA — A Dallas nurse who flew from Texas to Ohio and back before being diagnosed with Ebola will be released from an Atlanta hospital Tuesday after tests showed ...
By Connie Cass and Lauran Neergaard
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Raising fresh concern around the world, a nurse in Spain on Monday became the first person known to catch Ebola ...
A newly signed state law allows nurses to provide the highest possible level of care when staffing rural ambulances.
State Sen. John Sullivan, D-Rushville, and state Rep. Don Moffitt, R-Gilson, ...
If you’ve been in the business for any length of time, you probably have a story that could come straight out of “Ripley’s Believe it or Not” file.
Indeed, I have evaluated ...
The year-long pilot was designed to reduce unnecessary ambulance transports; out of 1,506 calls, 380 people wound up not going to the ER
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Hiccups. Hangovers. Prescription refills. In the past year, the nearly 70,000 calls for help to Greenville County EMS included non-emergencies like ...
The New Orleans Advocate
NEW ORLEANS — Racing against time is Chad Singletary’s job. His office is an ambulance; his clients are always in a hurry. But on a recent run, the 34-year-old ...