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Patients may benefit from air transport when one or more of these needs are identified
Use this guide to determine when to activate air EMS and transport to a level 1 burn center
Communication applications, tech allow real-time feedback on critically ill patients; enable error-insulated hospital reporting
According to local officials, Falck ambulances were late to about one in every six medical emergencies in the cities of Livermore and Pleasanton
Life Guard International’s Donna Miller plans to address the shortage of medical professionals in the city
Gilbert Fire and Rescue plans to use the revenue from a 1.7% increase to staff an additional ambulance
Officials said the rerouting was not caused by a cyberattack
City officials approved the plan to improve response times and keep up with an increase in patient transports
The investigation reported that the firefighters violated multiple rules, including failing to follow a memo about refusal of treatment and transport
Engaging payers, the medical director, administrators and field providers was key to MedStar’s successful telehealth implementation
Officials presented three new H145-D3 model aircraft going in service in Minnesota
Crittendon EMS had to deal with one bridge closed for repairs and another closed by protesters
The new ambulances, designed to be lightweight, come equipped with a powered trolley bed system and a powered carry chair for patient transport
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911 audio from Fairfax County shows the caller wanting to “remain a little subtle,” and have the patient transported to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
The Air Methods helicopter was transporting an infant girl when it crashed in Upper Darby in Jan. 2022
Drs. Tracy Coffey and Ashley Huff discuss geographic inequities and extraordinarily long transports
Learn from a real-world use case of the rescue strike team and the three phases of deployment
What if scheduling and finalizing a transport could be done in 60 seconds?
What patient abandonment isn’t, and why it’s time to confront this EMS boogeyman
Two Westchester Medical Center Health Network facilities were forced to divert ambulances and transfer patients to other facilities
Legislation requires hospitals to develop ambulance bed delay protocols by Sept. 1, 2024
An allegedly hidden EMS report leads to an investigation on why Beryl Harman was not transported
MMR’s Vice President of Operations Eric Snidersich said the current system in Traverse City is very effective when compared to fire-based transport
Examining the research on physician- vs. paramedic-led teams
Police say at least four people were shot in an “active shooter situation” on campus; the area was under a shelter-in-place order for several hours
Black Hills Life Flight becomes the first in the state to have its aircraft carrying whole blood
MEDIC EMS becomes part of Scott County as consolidation process continues
News investigation finds that Syracuse hospital emergency departments have wait times high above the national average
Know the risk factors and how to implement a screening tool during patient transports