Calif. city suspends first responder fee billing after confusion, complaints

The billing of fees issued to insurance companies for medical care rendered by Vallejo firefighters was suspended until further notice after patients mistook fe...

EMS provider, nurse accused of stealing COVID-19 patients' credit cards

Firuz Barotov, an EMS provider in Staten Island, is accused of stealing a card from a patient while transporting him and Danielle Conti, a Staten Island nurse,...

A DOPE approach to capnography

Use this strategy when applying capnography to measure the efficacy of oxygen therapy, especially when troubleshooting

3 Ind. first responders awarded for saving FF at house fire

Batesville Firefighter Chris Baker, Paramedic Ryan Everman and EMT Elizabeth Kruthaupt were awarded by the state fire marshal for saving Morris Firefighter Ed S...

W.Va. fire chief dies due to COVID-19 complications

Salem Fire Chief Rick Todd, who was also a paramedic, was a well-known and respected member of the local fire and EMS community

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