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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
6 paramedics from the Rogers Fire Department will take turns providing ALS care at the busy aquatic center
By Ellen Thalls
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 ...
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”
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 ...
TORONTO — Twitter users took a virtual ride along with Toronto paramedics as part of National Paramedic Services Week.
Toronto Paramedic Services spent the day posting messages, photos ...
The FBI is investigating after he was shot twice while riding his bicycle and left to die on the side of the road
By Jason Pohl
WINDSOR, Colo. — Years ago, paramedic David Jacoby was among the first responders at the scene when each of his parents died.
And on Monday, Jacoby and ...
She thought she was throwing the first pitch but medic Cameron Hill popped the question instead; he met her three years ago on a call when she was stabbed 32 times by her former boyfriend
By Kristen Mitchell
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — After being stabbed 32 times by her former boyfriend, Melissa Dohme said none of the first responders who took care of her thought ...
By Leeann Akers
CARTER COUNTY, Ky. — The Carter County Emergency Medical Services, EMS Director Jerry Horn, Dr. Carolyn A. Moore, and former EMS paramedic Amanda Sturgill-Jones ...
By Benjamin Gilmour
Sydeny Morning Herald
SYDNEY — As international rescue teams pour into Kathmandu to assist locals with the retrieval of the injured from rubble, they are unlikely ...
Her sternum was compressing her heart, shifting it into her left lung; EMS colleagues came together to raise money for her surgery