Latest paramedic Stories

2011-07-14 09:34:00

"Military Medic to Paramedic" plan will accelerate path to licensed paramedic and nursing degrees LANSING, Mich., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lansing Community College - after two years of planning - is set to launch a unique medical program that will give a well-earned boost to men and women who served as military medics.

2011-06-30 10:43:00

MedicAlert Foundation and Children's Hospital Central California Form Alliance MADERA, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After years of independently serving children and families, two key organizations - MedicAlert Foundation and Children's Hospital Central California (Children's) - have partnered to provide emergency medical information and identification services to children in the Central Valley.

2011-06-29 12:30:01

Coordinating care among emergency medical services (EMS) and hospital systems significantly reduced the time to transfer heart attack patients to hospitals providing emergency coronary angioplasty.

2011-06-21 01:59:25

A shorter pause in CPR just before a defibrillator delivered an electric shock to a cardiac arrest victim's heart significantly increased survival.

2011-05-11 00:00:29

The Emergency Room at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center is nationally accredited as a Chest Pain Center and Primary Stroke Center. Daytona Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 09, 2011 The Emergency Room at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center (FHMMC) (http://www.floridalhospitalmemorial.org) has the experience and processes in place to stop a heart attack or stroke within minutes. “ We are a nationally accredited Chest Pain Center and Primary Stroke Center,” said Alex Heggblod,...

2011-05-05 14:14:00

LOS ANGELES, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It started as a typical day for retired Fire Chief Fred Gies, but it would be anything but normal. As he did on so many mornings before, the Lakewood resident had made coffee for his wife Cathy, an administrator for Memorial HealthCare IPA.

2011-04-28 00:00:28

National EMS Week heroes lay it on the line each and every day, and in support Action Training Systems has launched a 25-title Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) series.

2011-04-22 00:00:30

Leading health IT provider eDoctor, Inc. adds former Special Forces Medic Charles E. Thomas to its Medical Advisory Board to provide large-scale emergency perspective to ePrescribing technology Rockville, MD (PRWEB) April 21, 2011 Maryland-based health IT provider eDoctor, Inc.

2011-04-21 00:00:29

EMS agencies, fire departments, and other businesses continue to embrace Aladtec's online employee scheduling and workforce management systems.

2011-04-14 07:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond Ambulance Authority (RAA) and Bon Secours Virginia Health System, in partnership with Motorcycle Virginia, Inc., today launched a new program designed to save the lives of injured motorcyclists.

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