Neb. county equips public places with AEDs

EMS-1 Products - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 07:30
Platte County voted to purchase seven automated defibrillators that can save lives of members of the public and employees who suddenly suffer cardiac arrest
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Ky. fire dept. seeking grant for firefighter, EMS body armor

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:57
The department is asking for a $44,600 Homeland Security grant to purchase body armor responders can wear during incidents where responders might be in danger
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Ky. fire department requests grant for body armor

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:57
The department is asking for a $44,600 Homeland Security grant to purchase body armor firefighters can wear during incidents where responders might be in danger
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3 reasons to attend the EMS PRO conference

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 08:00
Keep up with the latest best practices and learn from EMS experts, vendors and peers at the annual conference and trade show
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Coming to the rescue of first responders

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:32
Addressing behavioral health needs must be a priority
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Mac’s Ambulance Lift featured on Ford Transit Ambulance of the Future

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 16:43
AEV, Ferno Middle East and Al Tayer Ford design “Ambulance of the Future” for demo at Arab Health Exhibition and Congress in Dubai.
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ESO continues integration of FIREHOUSE Software®

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:52
Key milestones include tighter product integration with ESO EHR; infrastructure improvements, investment in customer service and support; high volume of sales opportunities.
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ESO launches surveillance form for overdose

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:49
Specialty Patient Form to help standardize definitions and data collection, highlight responder safety.
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Fla. county considers waiving ambulance fees for locals

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:03
Bay County commissioners are considering a policy that would still bill insurance companies, but not require locals to pay out-of-pocket fees
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EMS in the warm zone: Tactical medicine inter-agency training

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 08:00
Considerations for planning interdisciplinary training and staging include properly equipping EMS providers and developing a common lexicon
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Learn about stress and mental health with CrewCare

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:06
You Are Invited Join us April 19th to learn how the CrewCare project is a vital resource in understanding how stress plays a role in the lives of crew members, organizations and the first responder industry. CrewCare was created in response to growing concerns about mental health. ImageTrend and the collaborative minds behind the project are committed to making a positive impact on the daily struggles ...
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Drone standards for public safety boosted by joint effort

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:18
The National Fire Protection Association and ASTM International signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support a joint working group of public safety experts
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Uber adds direct 911 button to its app

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:08
The button will dial 911 in the case of an emergency as part of the company’s initiative to increase safety for riders
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Nurse saves cardiac arrest victim in spin class

EMS-1 Products - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 10:31
Heather Fleming, a 34-year-old intensive care nurse, was in a morning spin class when a fellow spinner collapsed and appeared to go into cardiac arrest
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Should you outsource your ambulance billing or keep it in house?

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 23:00
Weigh the pros and cons of partnering with a billing partner to maximize your revenue
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Crestline welcomes StarTrans Bus to the Crestline family of products

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 14:06
Saskatoon, SK, Canada — Crestline Coach, Canadian distributor of small to mid-sized buses and a global leader in ambulance and specialty vehicle manufacturing, announced the addition of StarTrans Bus to its portfolio of bus solutions and products. StarTrans Bus is a major builder of shuttle buses for both the public and private transportation markets. As a division of Forest River Inc., and being ...
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ESO Expands TrackEMS Capabilities and User Experience

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 14:59
Key enhancements include Health Data Exchange integration, status tracking and customizable patient conditions AUSTIN — ESO Solutions, Inc., the leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), hospitals and fire departments, today announced significant enhancements to the powerful TrackEMS platform. Key updates include integration into ESO’s Health Data Exchange ...
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Video teaches CPR to the tune of ‘500 miles’

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 11:40
Save a Life for Scotland, a campaign by the Scottish government to raise CPR awareness, created the video in an effort to teach 500,000 people CPR
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Mo. county 911 dispatchers to view school cameras in emergencies

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 09:34
Marion County 911 and the Hannibal public school district are teaming up to access any of the security cameras in operation throughout the school district
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3 training scenarios for suctioning the upper airway

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 15:30
With a range of techniques and tools for upper airway suction in the prehospital environment, it’s important to assess the patient and choose the right approach
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