Florida EMS Aquires New MCI Vehicle

EAST NAPLES, Fla. — Just in case some large-scale disaster were to occur with mass casualties, Collier County wants to be prepared. County commissioners recently gave the county's Department of … [Read more...]

Korean Firefighters and Paramedics Train at GA College

The GRU Department of Emergency Medicine has hosted the international group for about a month and trained them on prehospital trauma care, emergency response and clinical techniques. [Read the whole … [Read more...]

The EMS Community Mourns The Passing of An Icon

The EMS community lost an icon Sunday morning with the unexpected death of EMS educator Mike Smith. Mike, age 61, was a close part of the JEMS family for many years, writing as a columnist for JEMS … [Read more...]

Aladtec’s Scheduling Systems Resolve Staffing Problems for EMS at Burning Man

Hudson, WI - It’s difficult to to schedule 20 people on a spreadsheet, calendar or whiteboard.  Imagine trying to schedule hundreds of people with one of these  antiquated methods of scheduling. … [Read more...]

Helicopter Flights Against Parents Wishes Cost $14,000

Nearly an hour after the initial call for help, two Lincoln County, KY children with minor injuries were flown by helicopter to a regional hospital instead of  being driven to a hospital less than 15 … [Read more...]

Woman in Wheelchair Sues EMT Over ‘Wide Load’ Tweet

AP Newswire - NEW YORK, A wheelchair-bound woman has filed a lawsuit against a New York City EMT who tweeted a photo of her with a caption that said "Wide Load." Teena Gamzon, who suffers from … [Read more...]

Aladtec’s EMS Manager Prevents a $7,000 Unemployment Claim in PA

Haverford Patch

(Sponsored Post) Aladtec’s EMS Manager System Allows Haverford Township EMS (PA) to Prevent a $7,000 Unemployment Claim   A … [Read more...]

Florida $375.00 Ambulance Ride to Nowhere

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - When a local woman parked i the emergency bay at an area hospital the staff called 911 so the ambulance crew could assist her inside the facility. Then she received a $375.00 … [Read more...]

Werner Herzog Tackles Texting and Driving in New Documentary

Fantastic film maker goes after an issue so important to us in EMS.   … [Read more...]

Roanoke Ambulance Reports Time Savings by Switching to Aladtec Online Employee Scheduling

(Sponsored Post) Roanoke Municipal Ambulance (IL) Reports Significant Time Savings by Switching to Online Employee Scheduling from Aladtec, Inc.   This agency announces they are saving 40 … [Read more...]