CBS LocalPhila. Firefighters Union Opposes City's Proposed Deployment Model for ...CBS Local“The thrust of this plan is to augment the service by hiring these fire service EMTs, pair them with paramedics so that way you spread your forces evenly throughout the city so they are not concentrated in certain areas at certain times of the day ...Phila. firef […]
NY1All cops, EMTs, engine co. firefighters to be equipped with anti-overdose ...SILive.com... needed to get them to a hospital," Donovan said. "It's my hope that once an overdose victim can be given a second chance thanks to the life-saving efforts of a police officer, firefighter, paramedic or EMT, that that person will seek treatment for ... […]
Northwest Cable NewsLittlest landslide survivor 'Baby Duke' reunited with rescuersNorthwest Cable NewsArlington Firefighter Paramedic Marty Ruffner and EMT Jason Brisson this week were reunited with baby Duke Suddarth, the 5-month-old baby they rescued from the Oso Slide. Duke was with his mother, Amanda Skorjanc, watching videos in their home when […]
Panel: New firefighters must be EMTsFort Dodge MessengerHulett said emergency medical care accounts for about 80 percent of the Fire Department workload. All of the current firefighters are EMTs or paramedics. The Fire Department works in conjunction with Trinity Regional Medical Center to provide emergency ...
Morrow County EMS/911 breach raises questionsMarion StarKeith Acker, current 911 coordinator for the Morrow County Firefighters and Squadsmen Association, which has contracted with the county since 1972 to provide EMS and 911 services, said the breach occurred at the “tail end of September 2011.” Acker, who ...and more »
Our roads are safer than you thinkThe Coloradoan"It's quite common to get to the rollover and everyone is out walking around," said Wyandt Holmes, a 20-year first responder and spokesman with Poudre Valley Hospital EMS. "Rollovers, by and large, are now less severe than they used to be." Records ...
Fire companies hoping open houses will attract new membersBuffalo News... and members take the Firefighter One program, which is 91 hours of training. Members also must respond to at least 10 percent of the company's annual calls. The minimum age for an emergency medical technician is also 18, but there is more training.
Shooting drill helps responders prepare for disasterReno Gazette JournalWhen a crew of North Lyon County Fire Protection District paramedics and emergency medical technicians rolled up to LL Realty on April 9, they thought they were there for a casual photo op. Suddenly, a woman burst running from the building, shouting ...and more »
WRTV Indianapolis?Where's the rest of the baby?' Witness to Oklahoma City history doesn't want ...WRTV IndianapolisYeingst was a Department of Defense civil service employee at the Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Fire Department in 1995, and worked part time as an emergency medical technician and ambulance driver for Emergency Medical Service Au […]
Kenosha NewsFirefighter trainer to hang up his bootsKenosha News8, 1977, and earned his emergency medical technician certification later that summer. Johnson was named a lieutenant in June 1981. After establishing the Randall Fire Department in 1984, Johnson was hired as a Kenosha firefighter by former Kenosha Fire ...