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Faced with volunteer shortage, Ill. town struggles with service contracts

- 12/10/2014

By Bill Grimes Effingham Daily News EFFINGHAM, Ill. — Jim Reeves was once an aspiring ambulance provider in Effingham County. Waving the banner of free enterprise, Reeves challenged ...


London Ambulance Service has 5th busiest week for serious calls

- 12/06/2014

getwestlondon LONDON — London Ambulance Service (LAS) experienced its fifth busiest week ever for attending the most serious incidents in Hillingdon last week. Bosses are pleading ...


Ill. ALS ambulance service closes suddenly

- 12/04/2014

By Scott Hilyard Journal Star PEORIA HEIGHTS, Ill. — The Advanced Life Support ambulance service that the village proudly unveiled on Oct. 6, 2009 -- the only one of its kind in Peoria ...


Report: Medical calls outweigh fires for Calif. department

- 12/03/2014

By Jason Green Palo Alto Daily News PALO ALTO, Calif. — Only 1.5 percent of the 2,118 calls for service the Palo Alto Fire Department received in the first quarter of the current fiscal ...


30 medics, EMTs lose jobs after sudden closure of service

- 12/03/2014

By Scott Hilyard Journal Star, Peoria. PEORIA HEIGHTS, Ill. — The Village Board is expected on Tuesday to end a five-year experiment of providing paramedic ambulance service to its ...


Shuttered ambulance station reopens in Mo. county

- 12/03/2014

By Susan Weich St. Louis Post-Dispatch ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. — The St. Charles County Ambulance District reopened its station in Cottleville Saturday – a move made possible ...


Ambulance service disbands due to shortage of volunteers

- 12/02/2014

NY ambulance unable to meet growing demands for emergency transport


Ambulance service disbands due to shortage of volunteers

- 12/02/2014

Islip Terrace, N.Y. — The Islip Terrace ambulance service disbanded for one year due to a shortage of EMT volunteers and inability to meet demands for service. Nearby Exchange Ambulance ...


N.Y. fire district increases EMS services

- 11/06/2014

By Ashleigh Livingston Press-Republican LYON MOUNTAIN, N.Y. — The Lyon Mountain Fire District will increase EMS service beginning in February. At a meeting on Monday, the Fire Commission ...


Pa. city balks at ambulance service rate hike

- 10/31/2014

By Hannah Sawyer York Daily Record YORK, Pa. — For nearly three decades, White Rose Ambulance has provided EMS services to the city, and during that time, President James Arvin, a lifelong ...


San Diego may put off ambulance contract until 2017

- 10/30/2014

Voice of San Diego SAN DIEGO — It was three mayors ago when the city of San Diego decided to see whether it could get a better deal on its ambulance services. Now it looks like the decision ...


FCC: 11 million lost 911 in 'preventable' 911 software glitch

- 10/21/2014

The Washington Post WASHINGTON — Who ever thinks that their call to 911 would go unanswered? But in a terrifying incident this spring, thousands of Americans found themselves in need ...


Injunction puts Ill. ambulance squad on hold

- 10/21/2014

The plan has been held up until the fire department puts a referendum on the ballot so residents can vote on an additional tax for the new service


New Ill. ambulance squad put on hold

- 10/21/2014

WIFR BOONE COUNTY, Ill. — A plan to put more ambulances on the road, which could mean quicker responses in emergencies, has been put on hold. The Capron rescue squad filed an injunction ...


4 ambulance companies compete for S.D. contract

- 10/21/2014

Argus Leader SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A team of industry experts and local officials this week will begin assessing bids that four companies have submitted to provide ambulance service for ...


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