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 […]
Kennewick officials say more fire stations, responders neededMid Columbia Tri City HeraldThe department is budgeted to have 31 firefighter paramedics and 24 firefighters/EMTs. All non-command staff firefighters also are either paramedics or EMTs. Four firefighters are in training to become paramedics, which takes three years, Leonard said.and more »
Kennewick Fire Department Adds 2 New Firefighter ParamedicsKVEWThe Kennewick Fire Department, (KFD), will put two new paramedics on the streets of Kennewick. AJ Fandrich and Garrett Todd will join the ranks of the existing 25 paramedics and 50 Emergency Medical Technicians, (EMT's), that serve the citizens of ...
All 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 ...
Fire departments step up recruitment effortsFinger Lakes TimesHawker said the Seneca Falls Fire Department, which has about 50 members, is always looking for more in several areas. That includes active firefighters, emergency medical technicians, fire police, youth firefighters, social members and women's auxiliary.Local Volunteer Fire Departments to op […]
Where are the firefighters? Left for better-paying jobsOcalaAll county firefighters must also be certified as emergency medical technicians and, eventually, paramedics. To cover the gaps left by those who quit, many staffers who have been assigned to fight fires are now riding ambulances. For now, that will ...and more »
East Central Minnesota Post ReviewTears over UrsulaEast Central Minnesota Post ReviewFrom left: Kellen Teig, EMT-intermediate; John Paulsen, supervisor, EMT-paramedic; Wachowiak; and Tena Meyer, EMT-paramedic. Not pictured is David Thorsten, .... We're all volunteer, as I was firefighter at the crash. All of my experience and training ...and more »
New Haven firefighter's calendar shoot helps burn victimsNew Haven RegisterBefore graduating the New Haven Fire Academy in 2002, Harwin was a volunteer EMT in Branford and a personal trainer. She also did volunteer work with FEMA to help victims of Hurricane Katrina. Becoming a firefighter was fate, Harwin said. She liked the ...and more »
Audit raises questionshngnews.comMunicipal auditor Gerald Funk, who was hired by the town of Dekorra, said, according to the 2012 audit, the district appropriated $110,000 for firefighter and EMT compensation. ... Tomlinson said the fire and EMS department holds two fundraising events ...
News & ObserverNew Bedford police, firefighters will soon begin administering NarcanSouthCoastToday.comCurrently, only emergency medical technicians can administer Narcan to a person having an overdose, he said. EMTs administer Narcan intravenously, by a shot or via a nasal spray. State Department of Public Health officials estimate it has saved 2,000 .. […]
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