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Police arrested a driver in the death of ASAP EMS EMT Mary “Katie” Pipkin
CoAEMSP’s Executive Director, George W. Hatch Jr., discusses the EMS accreditation journey
Natalie Gage-Avila, 23, worked as an EMT with Acadian Ambulance Texas
Los Angeles reporter David Nazar zeroed in on California’s MediCal healthcare reimbursement system, known for some of the lowest reimbursement rates for private ambulance companies in the U.S.
Medway discontinued use of the ambulance service after the patient was forced to walk an “unreasonable distance” to the ambulance
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Veteran Somerset Officer/EMT Kevin Huzsek broke a window and crawled into a bedroom to rescue the resident, a woman in her 80s
Erin and Ashley Lucas are the only set of twins on the staff of the Lexington Fire Department, and they said that sometimes makes work a little more interesting
Wallingford opted to remove the one year of experience qualification from future applications to open the EMS positions up to a broader pool of applicants
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Willie Hatchett collasped next to where Atlanta Police Officer Melina Lim was stationed
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A Newton paramedic and Kingston EMT performed CPR on the firefighter and regained a pulse
Portland, Gresham officials go against Multnomah County Chair Jessica Vega Pederson’s claim that AMR is lowering standards if staffing changes
Police arrested the lieutenant and charged him with strangulation during a call in Brooklyn
Yanaisa Pulido, an EMT with Miami Dade Ambulance, had stopped to help victims when a vehicle struck her
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Citizens Hose EMT Kelly Jackson plans to use a fundraiser for her recovery to support a local foundation
Interim Portland Fire Chief Ryan Gillespie is the latest to call for AMR to switch to EMT and paramedic staffing
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Citizens Hose EMT Kelly Jackson suffered numerous injuries after being struck by a vehicle on an icy road
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Avery Pitts’s family house fire led him to a desire for emergency services work
Multnomah County officials are considering AMR’s request to move to one paramedic, one EMT staffing, help with response times
The man refused treatment after EMS was called to his apartment for injuries he received in a prior motorcycle crash
James Barghaan worked as an EMT for Richmond University Medical Center (RUMC) in West Brighton for 29 years and was named EMT of the year in 1997
“We have upped salaries. We’ve recruited. Nobody wants to do it as much as they did,” said John Smith, the director of operations at Gold Cross
The East Peoria Fire Department has joined others in dropping a pre-hire EMS certification requirement
CoAEMSP and CAAHEP announced the launch of voluntary AEMT accreditation starting Jan. 1, 2025
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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Linda Matzigkeit finds EMT work helps her to be a better leader
AMR EMT Aaron Carter said his motivation stems from the work ethic demonstrated by his father in his own service as an EMT
A 15-month pilot program in Clark County will have basic, advanced EMT training with an $800 biweekly stipend
Family members say the Medway EMT forced the patient in respiratory distress to walk an “unreasonable distance” to the ambulance before the fall
The “EMS WV: Answer the Call” campaign launched last year saw an increase in EMTs, advanced EMTs and paramedics
Bettendorf High School students apprentice as vehicle service technicians before gaining national registry certification and work as an EMT