NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — A Newport News firefighter-medic was injured after the medic unit the person was riding in was struck by another vehicle Saturday evening, police said.
MANSFIELD, Ohio — An EMT said in statement that she was using the GPS on her cellphone at the time of an ambulance crash that killed a patient on board.
Amber D. Brown, 30, of Cleveland, ...
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By Claire Osborn
GEORGETOWN, Texas — Georgetown’s proposed budget includes a new program that would allow firefighters trained as paramedics to take ...
In general no, because doing so can cause issues with documentation, chain of command, confusion as to who should do what, and the clear establishment of the exact point in which responsibilities ...
The doctor who was delivering babies in Liberia is now in Omaha's special isolation unit; the experimental drug ZMapp is exhausted and a medical team is exploring other treatments
By Margery A. Beck
The Associated Press
OMAHA, Neb. — A doctor who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia — the third American aid worker sickened with the virus ...
VICTORIA, Australia — If you found someone else's parking ticket, would you pay it?
Marc Primrose did. After finding a parking ticket belonging to Rosemary Morgan, ...
A U.S. Department of Labor article “Musculoskeletal Disorders in EMS” points out that EMTs and paramedics have the highest injury rate of any line of work. Almost half of all lost ...
Keystone Quality Transport is under further scrutiny after an ambulance lost a tire while transporting a sick infant, days after reports that the state took 30 ambulances off the road
By Ali Rockett
YORK, Va. — York County is expected to transport 4,250 patients for emergency medical services over the course of fiscal year 2015.
Instead of charging ...
PHILADELPHIA — A local ambulance and transportation company already under investigation is now under even more scrutiny after one of its vehicles lost a tire while a ...
Las Vegas Review-Journal
LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas' dual response system for emergency ambulances is dying.
A 911 call for a medical emergency will no longer receive a response from ...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Eight Metro Nashville Fire Department personnel will be back on the job next week.
Fire Chief Ricky White put them on administrative leave Wednesday, ...
That’s all the time crews would have needed to prepare for the transport of an Ebola patient into the U.S., said Atlanta-based Grady EMS Interim Director Wade Miles.