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Portland paramedic receives innovation award for CISM program

- 03/17/2015

PORTLAND, Ore. — Bill Lang, a paramedic for American Medical Response (AMR) in Portland, was named one of the Top 10 Innovators in the EMS industry. He was recognized for developing a comprehensive ...


2 Fla. medics charged with sexual battery and child neglect

- 03/08/2015

By Trista Pruett Northwest Florida Daily News PENSACOLA, Fla. — Two former Okaloosa County paramedics are being sought on Escambia County warrants in an investigation that also resulted ...


On duty Calif. medic delivers his own daughter

- 03/06/2015

AGUANGA, Calif. — In 11 years as a paramedic Josh Rivers has delivered seven babies – and the most recent one was his new daughter, Grace. He responded to his own home Saturday ...


Maine medics resign after service downgrades

- 02/25/2015

By Liz Markhlevskaya Foster's Daily Democrat, Dover, N.H. LEBANON, Maine — Two deputy rescue chiefs have recently resigned after the department’s decision to give up its paramedic ...


Pioneering south Fla. medic dies at 89

- 02/21/2015

By Lisa J. Huriash Sun Sentinel MIAMI — He loved being a firefighter but Richard Simpson wanted more. So when Miami began training firefighters to become paramedics in the 1960s, ...


Texas paramedic suspended for multiple DWI’s

- 02/19/2015

Since arrests came before new DWI policy, he will not be terminated from the department


Texas paramedic suspended for multiple DWI’s

- 02/19/2015

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A San Antonio Fire Department paramedic is serving a 90-day unpaid suspension for three driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges. Erich Wolf, who has already had ...


N.Y. ambulance corps trims response times

- 02/07/2015

By Lisa Irizarry Newsday MELVILLE, N.Y. — Between four and seven minutes have been shaved off ambulance response times in Mineola in the first six months of a partnership between the ...


Calif. man died after medics were delayed 23 minutes during protests

- 02/06/2015

By Emilie Raguso Berkeleyside After a 63-year-old man collapsed and struggled to breathe it took paramedics from the Berkeley Fire Department 27 minutes to arrive because of a crowd of protests ...


Medics attacked en route to an emergency call

- 02/05/2015

By Janene Van Jarrsveldt NLTimes ROTTERDAM, Netherlans — A man was arrested in Rotterdam for throwing a heavy bag through the windshield of an ambulance that was racing towards a call. ...


Wash. EMS highlights intense paramedic training

- 02/03/2015

King County One Medic's recruitment video showcases a high quality and challenging paramedic program


Off-duty paramedic killed in motorcycle crash

- 02/02/2015

Canadian medics stunned to realize crash victim was one of their own; 43-year-old paramedic Ryan Ferrier


Off-duty paramedic killed in motorcycle crash

- 02/02/2015

By Paula Baker Global News MAPLE RIDGE, British Columbia — Emergency crews who rushed to the scene of fatal motorcycle crash in Maple Ridge yesterday were saddened to find the 43-year-old ...


Ohio grandmother resuscitates Toledo mayor

- 02/02/2015

By Lauren Lindstrom The Blade TOLEDO, Ohio — She didn’t know who he was. When Evelyn Johnson stopped to check on the driver of a vehicle crashed into a pole Sunday afternoon, ...


Medics told not to respond to areas where previously assaulted

- 01/31/2015

By Angel Krasimirov Reuters VRACHESH, Bulgaria — When Bulgarian doctor Irena Marinova arrived in an ambulance at the home of a pregnant Roma woman in November, she says she was beaten ...


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