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EMS response to La. theater shooting described

- 07/25/2015

The Acadian Ambulance CEO praises the EMS response and the personal connection of many personnel to the victims


Flight medic cameras show mountain side rescue and hoist

- 07/24/2015

This video is from a Chelan County assist on 06/27/2015 to 7 Finger Jack for an injured subject at 8,000 feet. The subject sustained serious injuries in a 500 foot tumble down a steep snow finger. ...


LODD: Baltimore city paramedic dies after becoming ill at station

- 07/18/2015

By Timothy B. Wheeler The Baltimore Sun BALTIMORE — A young city paramedic died Friday after becoming ill while on duty a few days earlier, according to the chief of a volunteer fire ...


Mo. FD gives full scholarships for paramedic school

- 07/13/2015

The Kansas City (Mo.) Fire Department has invested $25,000 in scholarships to attend paramedic school, and is targeting minority students to diversify its team


Mo. FD gives full scholarships for paramedic school

- 07/13/2015

KSHB.com KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Fire Department is investing $25,000 to diversify their team. It is giving college students a shot at lifesaving careers while the department ...


Medics rescue kitten from engine compartment of crashed vehicle

- 07/12/2015

At a vehicle collision on an Ark. interstate medics and firefighters found the stray cat which was adopted by the vehicle driver


Medics rescue kitten from engine compartment of crashed vehicle

- 07/12/2015

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Metropolitan EMS (MEMS) paramedics and Little Rock Fire Department firefighters responded to a vehicle collision on the interstate and were surprised to find a small ...


Violence and trauma part of every shift for Wis. medic

- 07/07/2015

By Sarah Hauer Milwaukee Journal Sentinel MILWAUKEE — When Lt. Jamaal Perry returns home after finishing a 24-hour shift at 8 a.m. as a Milwaukee Fire Department paramedic, he usually ...


Ariz. man arrested after spitting in medic's face

- 06/27/2015

The Associated Press PRESCOTT, Ariz. — A Prescott man is in custody for being combative with authorities and allegedly spitting in the face of a paramedic. Prescott police say 23-year-old ...


Book Excerpt: Lights & Sirens: The Education of a Paramedic

- 06/26/2015

Following my fourteenth shift evaluation, it was an unusually quiet afternoon and evening at Station 38. Was the black cloud above Wilmington finally dissipating? I was hopeful, but at 4:39 the ...


A medic is obligated to professionally resolve a bad situation

- 06/17/2015

It’s amazing how quickly one’s professional life can change. One moment you’re working, the next moment you’re fired and charged with a crime. A single slip of the professional ...


Medics on standby at Ark. pool during peak hours

- 06/13/2015

6 paramedics from the Rogers Fire Department will take turns providing ALS care at the busy aquatic center


Medics on standby at Ark. pool during peak hours

- 06/13/2015

By Ellen Thalls KFSM ROGERS, Ark. — There is going to be some extra help at the Rogers Aquatic Center this summer to make sure swimmers are safe. The Rogers Fire Department will be ...


Philly medic about to retire treats passenger who falls ill during flight

- 06/12/2015

The sick man’s lips were turning blue; he kept him on oxygen for the remainder of the flight and asked the pilot to “punch it up”


Philly medic about to retire treats passenger who falls ill during flight

- 06/12/2015

PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia Fire paramedic set to retire treated a man who fell ill on a US Airways flight on Tuesday. Capt. Richard Bratcher, who has been with the department for ...


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