Scenario: You are a baseball player. You're pretty with throwing that 5 ounce ball, getting it to other players the vast majority of the time. Rarely do you miss or drop it. One day, the ...
By Wally Kennedy
The Joplin Globe
JOPLIN, Mo. — The ambulance drivers gathered at the break of dawn Sunday on a parking lot north of Mercy's temporary hospital to get their final ...
Patient was killed after being ejected from Senior Care EMS ambulance that struck a utility pole
SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. — The qualifications of a driver of a N.Y. ambulance are being investigated after a deadly collision.
Two weeks ago, a 19-year-old driver for Senior Care EMS lost ...
911 calls are up 9 percent compared to last year, and there has been a 7 percent increase in transports of revelers who have been injured, over-imbibed or overdosed
Panama City News Herald
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — Paramedic Joslyn Connor recently worked a Spring Break shift in which 167 calls were dispatched for 911 ambulance service.
The Bradenton Herald
BRADENTON, Fla. — A Bradenton man was charged with battery on an emergency medical care provider, after he punched a paramedic at Blake Medical Center's emergency ...
By Matthias Gafni
Contra Costa Times
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif. — Rural/Metro Ambulance has lost its permit to transfer patients between medical facilities in Contra Costa County after ...
The AMR transfer of patients to California's new UCSF Mission Bay Campus required 41 ambulances and more than 110 caregivers over eight and a half hours.
By Kirk Brown
Anderson Independent Mail
ANDERSON, S.C. — Ambulance companies in South Carolina have received a windfall of Medicare money in recent years for taking a growing number ...
The Associated Press
LEXINGTON, Ky. — The U.S. Attorney's Office says an eastern Kentucky ambulance company has agreed to pay almost $1 million to settle a case over Medicare claims.
By Harrison Cahill
COLUMBIA, SC — Speed bumps aimed at slowing drivers in neighborhoods could be putting ambulance patients at risk, some EMS officials say.
The city of ...
NUTLEY, N.J. — Ambulance companies in New Jersey, which were targeted last year by the federal government for overbilling Medicare for non-emergency transports, have been reeling ...
The Baltimore Sun
EDGEWOOD, Md. — Two people inside an Edgewood apartment were hospitalized Sunday night after elevated carbon monoxide levels were found, according to the Joppa-Magnolia ...
By Emily Miller
The Sun Sentinel
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. — Sixteen people were needed Friday night to maneuver a nearly 750-pound patient out of his Deerfield Beach home and into a bariatric ...