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2014-06-18 23:16:00

Enter your important information into our secure website. First responders, family, and friends coming to your aid can use the "refrigerator" or wallet cards to quickly see your emergency contacts, medical conditions, medications, and other key items that help them help you. Deleware, Ohio (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Peace- of-Mind Solution for Those Who Live Alone and Worry about Medical Emergencies Unique website stores vital information for seniors, adults who live alone, single...

2014-06-17 08:25:55

SANTA ANA, Calif., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MERET® products recently partnered with sports medicine industry leader MUELLER SPORTS MEDICINE to provide premium athletic training kits to the US and international markets. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140616/118650 MERET®, an acronym representing Medical Emergency Response Equipment and Technology, manufactures professional response products for emergency markets, fire, police, and the military. "MERET® is...

2014-05-28 23:11:09

Action Training Systems has released their highly anticipated 27-title Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) series. The series teaches specifically to the National EMS Education Standards (NEMSES) established by the U.S. Department of Transportation, with a focus on NREMT skills requirements. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 As our emergency responders put their lives on the line, a high degree of training is crucial—not only for the patients they serve, but for their own safety as well. Action...

2014-05-20 23:10:47

Subscription-based iPhone App Provides Fast and Efficient Communication of Campus Emergencies to Mitigate Critical Situations and Promote Safety and Compliance Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Intercede Services, a software company specializing in solutions that reduce organizational risk and improve personal safety, has just launched a campus incident reporting app called iAlert that allows teachers, students and corporate employees to notify designated security and first responders...

2014-05-20 23:02:51

Interactive simulations mimic real-world scenarios, providing more comprehensive training solutions for Ohio professionals, communities facing natural and man-made emergencies. Akron Ohio (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 The Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA) today announced an expansion of its medical simulation training and introduced Hands On Heroes, an extensive and immersive training solution for Ohio’s first responders. Hands On Heroes offers emergency medical technicians (EMTs)...

2014-05-20 23:02:06

In recognition of the vital public service first responders, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics provide, Governor Steve Beshear has proclaimed May 18-24 as Emergency Medical Services Week in Kentucky. The national theme for EMS Week 2014 is “Dedicated. For Life.” Lexington, KY (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 During an illness or injury EMS professionals answer the call to provide lifesaving care in some of the most frightening and stressful times for patients, their families...

2014-05-12 23:09:19

iCOMBAT, manufacturers of the latest technology in projectile-less training weapons, has recently supplied the Urban Shield training event with equipment for several exercises. This Urban Shield event took place in Boston on May 3rd and featured over 2,000 emergency responders including police, SWAT, EMT, fire, and hospital staff. Whitewater, WI (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 iCOMBAT, manufacturers of the latest technology in projectile-less training weapons, has recently supplied the Urban Shield...

2014-05-07 23:10:20

Recognizing the hard work public safety groups do for our communities, California Casualty, trusted provider of auto and home insurance, sponsored First Responder Night with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox baseball team. Hundreds of first responders and their families were treated to a free night of baseball. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 California Casualty sponsored the inaugural First Responders Night with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox Triple-A baseball team, April 24. Hundreds...

2014-05-01 23:01:07

Fourth Annual Excellence Award Presentation at 26th National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 MedicAlert Foundation and the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) recognized the innovation and leadership of three fire departments with the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award at the 26th Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner tonight at the Washington Hilton. The honorees were the Memphis Fire Department (TN), Howard County...

2014-05-01 08:44:23

Dispatcher is Honored with SmartSave Award for Using Smart911 to Relay Vital Medical Details as EMS Responded to Man in Distress HOUMA, La., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the morning of February 26, Dominique Bonvillain was working a regular shift at the Terrebonne Parish Communications District when she received an urgent call for help. A panicked female was on the other end of the line, desperately seeking help for her male roommate who was unconscious but breathing. The woman,...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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