Every major step and accomplishment in my EMS career began while sitting in the front seat of an ambulance or at a desk in the station. I learned to master my downtime from the medics I shared ...
CHICAGO — A man was sentenced to six years in prison after he bit a paramedic and injured a firefighter in 2014.
Pinder received a six-year sentence and a five-year one on two felony ...
By Kevin Hazzard
I did nothing to save the first person who died in front of me. I simply stood watch and let her go. She was old and white and wasting away in a nursing home. Her death was ...
Few things have caused as much recent conversation in EMS as the use of naloxone (Narcan). This lifesaving medication is quickly losing its wonder drug status and many EMS providers now view ...
ATLANTA — Paramedic and singer/songwriter Derek Andrew streamed an impromptu concert from his EMS station for the Facebook fans of his country and southern rock style of singing and guitar ...
Follow unit #30 crew paramedics from Wroclaw, Poland, for 24 hours in this 3-minute video.
LONDON — Paramedic Catherine Maynard was called to an elderly man who had fallen in the street when she spotted David Beckham, the former Manchester United, England and LA Galaxy midfielder.
By Jennifer Rios
BROOMFIELD, Colo. — Minutes count in the time between ambulance sirens sound and when patients are wheeled into emergency rooms — a maxim ...
When paramedic Sharon King decided to leave EMS in December 2014, she knew it wouldn’t be easy to end her 35-year career.
"It’s hard to completely break away from that life," ...
By Michael Balsamo
STONY BROOK, N.Y. — Melanie Chirichella had been waiting a year and a half for a kidney transplant when she finally got the call from her doctors ...
Leaning against a trolley stop railing, unable to take a breath and sensing the blood running down his back, firefighter/paramedic Ben Vernon felt anger begin to boil up inside. He had just been ...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Benjamin Franklin Jones, the oldest paramedic to work at Ground Zero following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, died Jan. 14. He was 93 years old.
Jones became a paramedic ...
NAPLES, Fla. — A Collier County paramedic told police he stole Dilaudid from an ambulance to kill himself.
Andrew Seager, 34, is on unpaid leave, facing grand theft charges, Wink News ...
The off-duty paramedic helped extricate the driver using trauma shears he was carrying while driving by the crash scene.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx has played super villains and antiheroes on screen. The role of super hero he apparently saved for real life.