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Volunteer/Rural EMS Search Results


Md. county suspends volunteer ambulance company

- 04/16/2014

By Bethany Rodgers The Frederick News-Post FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. — Frederick County commissioners Tuesday ordered a temporary halting of rescue activity at the Emmitsburg Ambulance ...

Why your EMS action film is recruiting the wrong people

- 04/09/2014

We’ve all seen it, and most of us have felt it: Job fatigue, burnout, stress — whatever we want to call it. We have witnessed it in colleagues, friends, bosses, and sometimes in ...

Minn. bill would give responders $500/year to recruit volunteers

- 03/31/2014

By Sarah Stultz Albert Lea Tribune ST. PAUL, Minn. — A bill is circulating through the Minnesota House aimed at retaining and recruiting volunteer first responders, firefighters and ...

LODD: Ala. firefighter-medic found unresponsive

- 03/17/2014

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A firefighter-medic died Sunday after being found unresponsive in his bunk, Firefighter Close Calls reported. EMT Wayne Jeffers, with Haynes Ambulance services, started ...

Opinion: Rural EMS can combat 'dangerous' volunteer shortage

- 03/10/2014

Grand Forks Herald GRAND FORKS, N.D. — You know those problems about which people say, “It’ll take a disaster before anything gets done”? This is one of those problems. And ...

Collapsed building wreaks havoc on neighboring EMS headquarters

- 02/28/2014

Members of the volunteer corps. were forced out when melting snow fell fell from the condemned building fell onto the ambulance garage

Collapsed building wreaks havoc on neighboring EMS headquarters

- 02/28/2014

NY Daily News WOODHAVEN, N.Y. — When it rains, it really pours on the Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps. The group was forced to shut its doors last weekend after ...

Anonymous email sparks probe of EMT instructor

- 02/26/2014

Moscow-Pullman Daily News MOSCOW, Idaho — The Moscow Volunteer Fire Department is investigating what went on during a recent training session for emergency medical technicians. An ...

NY firefighter-medic ejected, seriously injured in car crash

- 02/06/2014

PUTNAM VALLEY, N.Y. — A firefighter-medic was seriously injured after being ejected from a car in a crash Monday. LoHud reported that fire chief and paramedic Sam Lubin, 48, with the ...

10-year-old impaled by rebar in sledding accident

- 02/04/2014

The Associated Press JARRETTSVILLE, Md. — Authorities say a 10-year-old girl is in serious condition after she was impaled by a metal rod while sledding in Jarrettsville, north of Baltimore. The ...

Experts blast report ranking Wyo. last in emergency care

- 01/27/2014

By James Chilton Wyoming Tribune-Eagle CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming is dead last in the U.S. in terms of providing access to quality emergency medical care. That's according to a ...

Texas EMT helps crews battle flames that destroy his house

- 01/25/2014

Texoma's Home Page CLAY COUNTY, Texas — A member of a Clay County volunteer fire department helps battle flames at his own home Thursday morning. The fire was on Blue Heron Trail ...

Fire chief: 'There were people in cars you couldn't even see'

- 01/24/2014

Chicago Tribune MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — Volunteer Fire Chief Mick Pawlik said his "old eyes have seen a lot," but he was still shocked as he looked down the endless stretch of ...

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