Latest Toronto EMS Stories

2013-09-19 23:23:12

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Ambulance Services Industry London (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Ambulance Services in US$ Million. The US market is further analyzed by the following Segments: Emergency Services, and Non-Emergency Services. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Australia, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the...

Recognizing Emergency Medical Services With National EMS Week 2012
2012-05-22 07:57:29

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com Rescuing a man who was trapped in a cave. Saving a cub scout who fell into a ravine. These are examples where emergency responders rushed to a situation to help those in need. From May 20 to May 26, professionals in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) are being honored for their commitment and service to the country with National EMS Week 2012. In 1973, the U.S. Congress first authorized the Emergency Medical Services System (EMSS). The year following,...

2009-11-06 13:53:52

Unregistered defibrillators mean 911 dispatchers are unaware and devices are not used Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital working in conjunction with EMS services, paramedics and fire services across Ontario found that a bystander who attempts cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can quadruple the survival rate to over 50 per cent. But Dr. Laurie Morrison and the research team at Rescu (www.rescu.ca) have found only 30 per cent of bystanders in Toronto are willing to help, one of the lowest...

2008-07-30 15:01:16

ACS, a provider of BPO and IT services, has won a $4 million contract to provide electronic patient records capture for the City of New Orleans Emergency Medical Services agency. Under the terms of the five-year contract, ACS will equip all New Orleans' ambulances with the state-of-the-art Firehouse (FH) Mobile Emergency Medical Services (EMS) software that allows local EMS personnel to record complete patient data in real-time, whether in the field at a patient's side or in the ambulance...

2008-06-02 15:01:10

In Motion Technology, a leader in wireless mobile communications systems for public safety organizations, today announced that Metro Atlanta Ambulance Service (MAAS) has deployed In Motion's solutions to improve communications, operations and patient care services for the more than 1.5 million residents it serves in the greater Atlanta, Georgia area. MAAS' fleet of 50 EMS vehicles is deployed to provide basic, advanced and critical care life support services and each is equipped with...

2007-07-24 09:23:28

In Motion Technology, a leader in vehicle area networks for public safety organizations, today announced that Forsyth County EMS (FCEMS) has seen improvements in pre-hospital care with In Motion's onBoardTM Mobile Gateway and onBoardTM Mobility Manager. The EMS organization is now able to monitor the health and location of vehicles and networks remotely, reduce response times and reliably support multiple applications utilizing In Motion's technology. FCEMS provides 24 hour-a-day...

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