The Acadian Ambulance CEO praises the EMS response and the personal connection of many personnel to the victims
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. ...
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 ...
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
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 ...
At a vehicle collision on an Ark. interstate medics and firefighters found the stray cat which was adopted by the vehicle driver
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...