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 ...
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
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 ...
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 ...
By Brett Riggs
The Garden City Telegram
GARDEN CITY, Kan. — A Newton-based critical care ambulance service has partnered with St. Catherine Hospital to provide ground and air medical ...
Military personnel and police were on hand to help with ambulance services after EMTs, nurses and health workers held a four-hour strike in response to not receiving pay raises
ENGLAND — Thousands of health workers, including nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, have taken part in the first strike over pay for more than 30 years.
But disruption was ...
DECATUR, Ala. — The director of the 911 center threated to stop dispatching emergency calls until a new contract was signed with the city’s only ambulance service, leading to a signature ...
NEW YORK — The family of an elderly woman who died filed a lawsuit claiming a private ambulance service boasting "luxury transport" dropped her on the way home from the hospital ...
Officials say it’s the first time it’s happened since switching to a new 12 hour schedule, and response time wasn’t compromised
SCRANTON, Pa. — An arm of Community Health Systems plans to purchase a Scranton-based ambulance service, pending approval by two state entities.
By Megan Hansen
The Marin Independent Journal
MARIN COUNTY, Calif. — As Central Marin voters gear up for the November election, they will have to consider whether to support eight different ...
By Philip Jankowski
AUSTIN, Texas — Austin taxpayers covered $4.25 million of the cost of providing police, ambulances and fire protection for festivals last ...
REDMOND, Ore. — During a visit Friday to Redmond Fire and Rescue, Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., announced he's introduced legislation to preserve emergency care in rural Oregon ...
By Diana Nelson Jones
PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Before 1967, the best ambulances had little more than oxygen bottles, suction units and gurneys. In Pittsburgh, they ...
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