“Engine 2641, I show you responding to the Sunrise Café at 126 1st Ave. The caller reports that a cook in the kitchen area has burned himself on a flat top grill.”
Steve Whitehead reminds us to remember to remove all the patient's jewelry before swelling starts, and that any facial burn is an airway burn, unless proven otherwise
MONETT, Mo. — A paramedic and emergency physician are under fire after accusations they refused proper treatment to a patient who was intoxicated.
According to a report filed by Deputy ...
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By Elisa Sand
ABERDEEN, S.D. — In the constantly evolving field of emergency medical services, Aberdeen Fire and Rescue is always looking for the latest tool to help improve ...
The tones at your station sound while you and your partner are checking out your vehicle in the morning. As you come up on the air and go en-route, dispatch provides the following update: “Rescue ...
By Misti Crane
The Columbus Dispatch
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Yesterday’s Ebola scare — which ended with a flu diagnosis for two young North Side sisters — left those charged ...
DERSINGHAM, U.K. — A girl died of meningitis after a medic took 41 minutes to call an ambulance, smoking a cigarette as her condition worsened.
Stephanie Bussey, 13, collapsed at home ...
After clearing the hospital following a transfer, you are advised by dispatch to respond Priority 1 to the local university campus for a report of a male who was found unresponsive in the library.
By John A. Harris
From patient transfers to vehicle crashes, from weather disasters to industrial accidents, never knowing what each day will bring is one of the lures of ...
By Jim West
The Albany Herald
ALBANY, Ga. — The Exchange Club of Albany recently honored two members of the community’s public safety community, each credited with helping to ...
A supervisor from Indiana University’s Health LifeLine highlights features of their Eurocopter 145
The Associated Press
SAN ANTONIO — A patient who fled from a San Antonio psychiatric hospital as medical officials were trying to load him into an ambulance has been killed when he ran ...
One of the primary reasons for the development of modern prehospital care was the need to deliver prompt emergency care to patients who experienced sudden cardiac conditions such as myocardial ...