May 20 Is Emergency Medical Services For Children Day
Emergency Medical Services for Children Day (EMSC Day) is all about raising awareness about improving emergency care for children. In 2015, the EMSC Program estimates that 30 million children will…
Students learn to perform CPR during Emergency Medical Services Week
Dozens of Springfield Charter School 5th graders now have the skill to save the life of a heart attack patient.
Essential For Healthcare Industry For The Future
The “Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Market” Report is a valuable source of knowledge for understan
Study: Emergency medical services take 10 percent longer to get to poor neighborhoods
Emergency medical services take 10 percent longer to arrive on the scene in poor neighborhoods compared to wealthy areas, according to
Fire/Emergency Medical Services Department Operational Considerations and Guide for Active...
From the Executive Summary: More than 250 people have been killed in the United States during what has been classified as active shooter and mass casu....
Harford doctor named assistant state emergency medical services director, in line for top EMS post
Dr. Timothy Chizmar, of Harford County, has been hired as the assistant state EMS medical director for the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems. He is also a physician at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, medical director for Harford County EMS and a Bel Air fire company member.
Emergency Medical Service and Pre-hospital Care in Africa
Where to start when speaking of emergency medicine and pre-hospital care? We are used thinking about ERs and ambulance services as the base of any emergency. However, they must work properly to guarantee efficient care and it is easier said than done
What if you call 911 and no one comes? Inside the collapse of America’s emergency medical services.
From NBC: There is no hospital in Hebron. In fact, when someone calls 911, there isn’t even a law that requires anyone in Hebron to answer the phone. Like so many other low-income, rural communitie…
Two Reasons Why You Need Emergency Medical Travel Services
there really are only two compelling reasons why you would need emergency medical travel services — and they’re incredibly simple.
How a medical emergency led to the launch of India’s second largest ambulance response service;...
Mumbai-based Ziqitza Health Care is focused on building Emergency Response Services in India. The company, which operates the 108 and 1298 ambulance services across 16 states, aims to expand its footprint internationally. It was a difficult night for Shaffi Mather. His mother was having severe breathing problems and was choking, and the stressed household couldn’t find …
Why Should Physicians and Healthcare Organizations Work With Enterprise Medical Services?
With Enterprise Medical Services, you can expect not only to have a consultant find you possible job prospects but also help with interview preparation and follow up consultation.
What is a National Emergency?
During the past year thousands of Americans have died needlessly. In the age group 0-19 years, 47 children were shot every day in America, in murders, assaults, suicides unintentional shootings or police interventions. Each day eight of them died. This past year 17,207 children were shot in murders, assaults, suicides, unintentional shootings or police interventions and 2,737 of them died of gun violence...
What Is a National Emergency?
Only the president can declare a National Emergency, which grants additional special powers in order to address an extraordinary crisis situation.
What Life Without Medical Services Is Like For Residents In Rural Towns
Stan Brock has journeyed through parts of Africa, the Amazon forest, and Guyana. His experiences during those excursions — particularly a long wait for a doctor after an accident in Guyana — inspired him to create Remote Area Medical (RAM) , a nonprofit that delivers medical care to people living in places often characterized as “the middle of nowhere.” Less than 10 years after the group’s inception, however, Brock’s attention turned to the United States — where he saw that access to consistent…
How a national emergency declaration works
If President Donald Trump declares a national emergency, he will be seeking more money for his border wall. Political experts said it will also begin a new battle with Congress, but won’t guarantee the needed funding for the border wall. National emergency declarations are a true balance of power - the president has the power to declare one and only Congress can approve what the president is trying to accomplish. They came about in 1976 when the National Emergencies Act was signed into…
What Can & Can’t Be A National Emergency?
After President Trump declared a national emergency to get more funding for the border wall, we take a look at what can and can’t be declared a national emergency.
What actually constitutes a national emergency?
President Trump declared a national emergency to pay for his border wall. Ali Velshi breaks down what a national emergency is, what it is not, and how much power the president wields when he invokes it. Weighing in: President of the Brennan Center for Justice, Michael Waldman
EMS campers learn basics of emergency medical care
Forty-seven Erie area teens are participating in EmergyCare-sponsored event at Allegheny College in Meadville this week.
3 Myths About Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs)
How a SkyMed Emergency Medical Evacuation Works
We take you behind the scenes of the emergency medical evacuation process, which will go a long way towards your peace of mind if you ever have to call.