Providence E.R. Begins First Clinical Test of Google Glass

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Beginning Friday, Rhode Island Hospital's emergency department will become the first in the nation, officials say, to use Google Glass technology to stream live images of a … [Read more...]

Utah Deputy / EMT Stops Teen Suicide in Progress

FRUIT HEIGHTS, Utah — Davis County Sheriff's Deputy Jason Sorensen was patrolling Fruit Heights where the small town converges with the Farmington Canyon area. It was 4 a.m., and traffic was mostly … [Read more...]

UK Paramedics Called For “Fitting Male” Find Dead Canine

A PARAMEDIC said she was “shocked” to be called out to a potentially life threatening emergency only to discover that the patient was, in fact, a dog. Earlier this week the North West Ambulance … [Read more...]

Make 2014 the Year Your Agency Improves Communication and Goes Mobile

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(Sponsored Post) How to Make 2014 the Year Your Agency Becomes More Efficient, Improves Communication and Goes Mobile Today’s technology allows you to schedule crew and manage your workforce from … [Read more...]

Ambulance Director on Leave Following Infant’s Death

WARREN -- The death of a 2-month-old boy in Warren early Wednesday morning has led to an internal investigation by the town over the lack of a response from the community's ambulance service to the … [Read more...]

Man arrested after blocking ambulance in driveway

The Hartford Courant SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. — Police arrested a Foster Road man Monday after they say he became belligerent with them for blocking a shared driveway as they answered a medical call at … [Read more...]

EMS Director Improves Morale / Communication with Online Scheduling

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(Sponsored Post) EMS Director Improves Morale and Communication with   Switch to Online Crew Scheduling   Moving from a handwritten schedule to a “cloud-based” system   also saves this agency … [Read more...]

Ohio Ambulance Service Closes Its Doors Weeks Before Christmas

TOLEDO, Ohio — First Med, the parent company of LIFE Ambulance and MedCorp — which together are the largest providers of EMS service in the state of Ohio — abruptly closed its doors on Friday, putting … [Read more...]

Chigaco Medic Well Over DUI Limit During On-Duty Crash

CHICAGO — Police say a suburban ambulance driver was three times over the legal limit for alcohol when he ran a red light, his emergency lights and sirens on, and crashed into a pickup truck in the … [Read more...]

EMS Captain Saves Over One Week a Year in Labor Costs

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(Sponsored Post) EMS Captain Saves His Department Over One Week a Year in Labor Costs   Hesitancy to switch from a handwritten calendar to an online employee scheduling system   was … [Read more...]