Top 5 EMS heroes
We rounded up five of the top stories that show EMS providers going above and beyond the call of duty
A medic in Alabama showed incredible courage and a commitment to patient care when he refused to leave a man with a grenade lodged in his leg. A medic in Australia paid a woman's parking ticket after he transported her mother and found out she later died.
These are two examples of what being a hero means in EMS. EMS1 featured many stories in 2014 that highlight how responders often go above and beyond the call of duty. Here are some of the inspiring stories that stuck with us throughout the year.