By Ashley Luthern
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
MILWAUKEE — It's been almost five hours without a call — an unnerving lull for the busiest paramedics in Wisconsin.
The Milwaukee ...
Mirroring a nationwide trend, in 2013 88% of the department’s calls were for medical rather than fire-based emergencies
GROESBECK, Texas — Funeral services were held Friday for a paramedic that suffered a heart attack and died in the line of duty Saturday morning.
Hundreds gathered in person ...
The UK medic performs a haunting rendition of Elvis Presley's "Daddy Please Don't Cry"
Standing by at a major community event is a staple of life for an EMS provider. When the Friday night lights come on to light the field, an EMT or medic is usually standing on the sidelines, ...
Officials say he was treated immediately by a paramedic on the sidelines after complaints that an ambulance took too long to arrive
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — When Olathe East Senior Linebacker James McGinnis collapsed on the football field Friday, people in the stands were upset, saying it took the ambulance ...
Michael Howard, 46, was a Leon County paramedic for 22 years; he died on scene
LEON COUNTY, Texas — A 46-year-old medic died in the line of duty Saturday morning after he went into cardiac arrest while responding to a call.
Michael Howard worked as a Leon County ...
TRENTON, N.J. — A grand jury indicted a New Jersey paramedic on charges she stole a credit card from an unconscious patient she was treating at the scene of a car crash.
Lori Wegner, ...
By Lee Hinnant
The State Port Pilot
OAK ISLAND, N.C. — It’s been an on-again, off-again goal for 15 years, but this time it’s for real: Oak Island Fire/Rescue will provide ...
By Claire Osborn
GEORGETOWN, Texas — Georgetown’s proposed budget includes a new program that would allow firefighters trained as paramedics to take ...
SURRY, England — A trainee paramedic who pretended to be gay in order to sexually assault female friends has been jailed for 12 years.
Christopher Bridger, 25, of York Road, ...
By Johnson O'Ryan
The Boston Herald
BOSTON — Boston EMS agreed to a contract with City Hall last night that will give EMTs and paramedics a 15 percent raise over six years at a ...
VICTORIA, Australia — If you found someone else's parking ticket, would you pay it?
Marc Primrose did. After finding a parking ticket belonging to Rosemary Morgan, ...
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