Latest Ambulance Stories

2012-02-19 16:10:00

Malman Law announced prosecution successfully reached a settlement between Chicago City Council and Starks family Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) February 19, 2012 Malman Law announced Wednesday that the Chicago City Council approved a $1.75 million settlement with the family of a 13-year-old girl who died a decade ago after city paramedics allegedly botched her care during an asthma attack. Paramedics in July 2002 incorrectly inserted a tube meant to help Arielle Starks breathe, said Jeffrey...

2012-02-19 12:00:00

AirMed is one of the few air ambulance programs in the world capable of full-service adult and pediatric ECMO transports. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) February 19, 2012 AirMed International, the leading U.S. air ambulance company, has announced the completion of its second year of highly specialized ECMO transports. AirMed continues to be one of only a handful of air ambulance programs in the world capable of ECMO transport for both pediatric and adult patients. Extracorporeal Membrane...

2012-01-18 08:00:00

New medical transportation provider begins operating in the Houston area. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 Lifewatch Emergency Medical Services recently began offering round-the-clock ambulance transportation to medical facilities, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, rehabilitation centers and other health care facilities in Houston, Pearland, Friendswood, Alvin, League City, Nassau Bay, Webster, Humble and the surrounding communities. “This new service will enhance the...

2011-12-29 08:00:00

Air Critical Care worldwide air ambulance service expands its community service ground medical transport. Port Charlotte, Florida (PRWEB) December 29, 2011 Air Critical Care Medlink, headquartered in Port Charlotte, Florida, announced today the company´s expansion of its current ground medical transport fleet of service vans with the purchase of a new 2012 Mercedes Benz Sprinter Passenger 2500 van further strengthening the company´s commitment to long distance medical transport...

2011-12-12 17:10:00

CEO of international air medical transportation innovator Angel MedFlight remarks on recent National Transportation and Safety Board report, discusses safety disparities among medical aviation operators and explains how medflights differ from commercial air travel. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 With two deadly accidents making headlines in the same week, air ambulance safety is under scrutiny. And one international air medical transport company president thinks it should be. The...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'