2006-07-05

emergency medical service news

A legacy of playing catch-up?
Ocala.com - Ocala,FL,USA
... The Emergency Medical Service Alliance, the county ambulance service, says it is woefully in need of more funding because of a steady escalation in the demand ...

Gray man killed in Pickens Bridge Road crash
Kingsport Times News - Kingsport,TN,USA
... vehicle, 52-year-old Alayne E. Smith, 246 Boring Chapel Road, was transported to JCMC by Washington County/Johnson City Emergency Medical Service personnel. ...

Hospitals working to restore helicopter landing pads
San Luis Obispo Tribune - San Luis Obispo,CA,USA
... Instead, the French pad would act as an "Emergency Medical Service" landing site akin to those in remote areas where medical flights are infrequent. ...

Midstate briefs: Easement to protect 55 acres along river
The Tennessean - Nashville,TN,USA
... His wife, Thelma, 72, was administered CPR and other life-saving measures by Montgomery County Emergency Medical Service paramedics after firefighters pulled ...
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Phoenix OKs agreement on PV emergency service

Arizona Republic - Phoenix,AZ,USA
Residents of Paradise Valley could begin receiving fire protection and emergency medical service from the Phoenix Fire Department by July of next year. ...
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Syracuse Eliminates 5 Dispatchers
Warsaw Times Union - Warsaw,IN,USA
SYRACUSE – At Tuesday's town council meeting, Syracuse firefighters and emergency medical service workers responded to a report announcing the elimination ...

Preventing First Responder Injuries in the Line of Duty
Autochannel - USA
... insurer, is strengthening its commitment to automotive safety by providing an educational forum for Fire departments, Emergency Medical Service (EMS) units ...

All Rights Reserved
Red Bank Hub - NJ, USA
... The 14 volunteer Emergency Medical Service (EMS) squads who serve Deal, Eatontown, Elberon, Highlands, Little Silver, Monmouth Beach, Oakhurst, Oceanport, Red ...

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Hospital Board Endorses ECC No-Tax-Increase Bond Issue
Missourian Publishing - Washington,MO,USA
... The college has been a designated regional training center for emergency medical service personnel since 1974, with more than 1,200 people enrolled over that ...

Elderly man killed, wife burned in blaze
Clarksville Leaf Chronicle - Clarksville,TN,USA
... His 72-year-old wife, Thelma, was administered CPR and other aggressive life-saving measures by Montgomery County Emergency Medical Service paramedics after ...

Athens Township: Jim King Memorial 5K to be held this Saturday
Sayre Evening Times - Sayre,PA,USA
... Wysox, is scheduled to speak at the opening ceremony and local public service officials from the area fire departments, emergency medical service providers and ...

Pharmacist took pride in Deshler
Toledo Blade - Toledo,OH,USA
... The family suggests tributes to Edwin Wood Memorial Library in Deshler, the Deshler Emergency Medical Service, Hospice of Northwest Ohio, or the church.

Proposed impact fees are unveiled: New single-family home total ...
Palatka Daily News - Palatka,FL,USA
... on what it would cost Putnam County to keep up with growth in four areas — parks and recreation, fire service, transportation and emergency medical service. ...

 

paramedic news

Watsonville paramedic program ails from chronic staff shortage
Santa Cruz Sentinel - Santa Cruz,CA,USA
... He's only got funding for seven — and he's down one from that since he hasn't yet replaced a paramedic who resigned. So he'll ...

Wedding announcement, McHugh & Stephen
Casa Grande Valley Newspapers - Casa Grande,AZ,USA
... Vista. Ryan is currently a firefighter/paramedic with the Casa Grande Fire Department, and Anna is working as a massage therapist. ...

 

Blood Money Tom Everett Scott Rushes to Scene in 'Saved'
International News Service - Sydney,Australia
... Scott stars as a tart-tongued underachiever battling his type-A father, his own demons and his ex-girlfriend's new beau on TNT's new paramedic drama "Saved ...

HIV-infected man charged with assault after spitting on 3
Dayton Daily News (subscription) - Dayton,OH,USA
... paramedics. David Gerstner, a city senior paramedic, said the crew transporting the man reported they were intentionally spit upon.

 

Gasline rupture at apartment block
Winnipeg Sun - Canada
... number of people in the neighbourhood were briefly evacuated while crews worked to resolve the break, a spokesman from the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service said ...

 

Broken line leads to evacuation
Winnipeg Sun - Canada
... of area residents were briefly evacuated while crews worked to resolve the break at 540 Maryland St., a spokesman from the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service said ...

 

Top paramedic King prefers sharing honor
Pioneer Press Online - Glenview,IL,USA
When he nominated Bill King to be Lincolnwood's 2005 Robert W. Haring Paramedic of the Year, Fire Chief Mike Hansen called King's modesty "endearing," and ...

 
 

paramedic news

Suspicious fire closes Maryland
Winnipeg Sun - Canada
... Paul Guyader, a Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service platoon chief, said the office of the fire commissioner and Winnipeg Police Service are investigating the ...
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Paramedic who stole morphine escapes jail
ABC Online - Australia
A Cairns paramedic who stole morphine from ambulance medical kits has avoided going to jail. James Spanwick admitted to draining ...

EMT News

Tougher training helps shrink rosters for area volunteer fire ...
Marietta Times - Marietta,OH,USA
... families at home.". To get a basic EMT certification, volunteers are required to have 140 hours of training. The certificate is ...
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EMT News

A new order
MyWebTimes.com - Ottawa,IL,USA
The Ottawa Fire Department is once again reshuffling its staff, with three promotions already in effect and two open firefighter-EMT slots to be filled. ...

Magen David Adom News

Israel Insider - Tel Aviv,Israel
... Red Crescent, said he was aiming for consensus approval of the proposal that would admit to full membership the Israeli rescue society Magen David Adom, or the ...