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2014-07-14 08:27:28

GROUARD, AB, July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Northern Lakes College has received a six year accreditation award from the Canadian Medical Association for the Primary Care Paramedic Program known in Alberta as the Emergency Medical Technology (EMT) Program. Accreditation is the public recognition that an educational program has met national standards. Through accreditation, the Canadian Medical Association ensures that all educational institutions across Canada hold their programs to the...

2014-06-30 23:14:56

MedixSafe Offers Secure Narcotics Storage Solutions That Meet & Exceed New License Requirements For New York ALS Services (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Memphis, TN: The NY State Emergency Medical Advisory Committee (SEMAC) passed a resolution requiring that ALL advanced life support (Paramedic and/or EMT- Critical Care) EMS agencies must be licensed to possess and administer controlled substance medications. The license must be applied for and granted before May 1, 2015. However, some regions...

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...

2014-05-05 08:28:51

Europe's largest healthcare community reaches seven figures COLOGNE, Germany, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The DocCheck Community reached the magic number of one million users in April, putting it in a clear pole position among European healthcare communities. DocCheck has been providing GPs, consultants, students, pharmacists, nurses, pharmacy technicians and paramedics with healthcare-related news and services for more than 15 years. Launched in 1996 with a handful of...

2014-04-24 23:09:02

Pediatric Emergency Standards, Inc. proudly announces the implementation of a new resuscitation system for children, The Handtevy Pediatric Box, at Miami-Dade Fire Rescue. Within 2 months of deployment the agency celebrates the successful resuscitation of a 2-year-old drowning victim who has made a full recovery after being clinically dead on scene for over 5 minutes. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Two-year-old Alejandro was found lifeless, floating in a backyard pool by his...

2014-04-12 23:02:03

On April 5th, Unitek Education hosted Operation Urban Rescue, a multi-agency, mass-casualty training simulation with the goal of uniting military and civilian emergency medical services into one training event. (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 On April 5th, Unitek Education hosted Operation Urban Rescue, one of the largest multi-agency, mass-casualty training simulations held in the Bay Area. Operation Urban Rescue concentrated on a military and civilian response to a simulated domestic disturbance...

2014-04-01 23:22:56

An industry leader in auto survival equipment will now distribute its products on an international level. Flushing, NY (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 Representatives with StatGear (http://statgeartools.com/) announced today that its products, such as the Auto Survival Kit, will now be distributed internationally. “Our products can now be purchased from retailers around the globe,” said Avi Goldstein, president of StatGear, a company that has been all the rave with local and national media...

2014-03-24 12:30:08

Delegates from nearly all states, as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, will meet with their members of Congress to discuss the essential and cost-effective role of EMS in our nation's changing healthcare system. CLINTON, Miss., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) will host hundreds of EMS professionals, including practitioners, managers, educators, and physicians on March 26, for EMS On The Hill Day in...

2014-03-07 23:03:42

The biggest challenge that first responders and all emergency specialists face is knowing the patient's existing conditions; now they have way of getting this information instantly. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 In the event of a medical emergency, how much do the first responders or even the hospital emergency staff know about someone? Do they know his medical history or allergies? Do they know the medications he is taking? Up until now these questions and more have been a huge...

2014-02-10 08:28:00

Company Expands into Massachusetts and Online with Acquisition of National Medical Education & Training Center ATLANTA, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JTC Education, the parent company of Medtech College has acquired National Medical Education & Training Center (NMETC), a respected Massachusetts EMT and Paramedic education provider. Based in West Bridgewater, Mass., NMETC offers campus-based and online EMT and Paramedic programs, along with an online Advanced EMT program. As part...


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