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  1. Fire-Based EMS : Oklahoma Firefighter Stabbed on Medical Call

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    Thu, 21 May 2015

    firefighter was stabbed while responding to an EMS call yesterday, according to news reports ..... bit.ly/1Ahm6DM) Creek County EMS and Sapulpa Fire Department crews were responding ..... Reality for First Responders Fire Service EMS : I Found a Gun on My Patient. Now What

  2. Fire Service Industry News: Fire Service-Based EMS Advocates Recognize National EMS Week

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    Tue, 12 May 2015

    17, 2015 marks the beginning of National EMS Week and presents an opportunity to honor ..... emergency medical care. Fire service-based EMS providers are located, trained, and equipped ..... 24/7. The Fire Service-Based EMS Advocates Coalition recognizes the life

  1. Fire Service Industry News: National Initiative Invites Ems Community to Recommend Performance Measures

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    Sun, 3 May 2015

    EMS Compass, a national initiative to improve ..... consideration. "It is essential that the EMS community comes together and determines which ..... provision of high-quality, patient-centered EMS care," said Dia Gainor, executive director

  2. Fire EMS News: DOT Appoints New National EMS Advisory Council Members

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    Wed, 13 May 2015

    of Transportation appointed 25 members of the EMS community to serve a two year term on the National EMS Advisory Council (NEMSAC). You can read more ..... was appointed and which of the 25 segments of EMS they represent within the Council. Please know

  3. Fire Service Industry News: EMS Compass Initiative Looks to Community for Input

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    Thu, 23 Apr 2015

    " EMS Compass, an initiative to improve systems ..... input from the public," said Nick Nudell, EMS Compass project manager, at Tuesday's closing session of the National Association of State EMS Officials Spring Meeting. The initiative launched

  4. EMS Telemedicine Questionnaire: Assessing the Impact of Prehospital Video

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    Thu, 2 Apr 2015

    NPSTC's EMS Working Group is currently studying the use of prehospital ( EMS ) mobile telemedicine. A new nationwide public safety ..... data that is becoming standard on many vehicles. The EMS Working Group is examining the operational use cases

  5. Are You an EMS Detective?

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Dec 2014

    play on every emergency medical service ( EMS ) call to which you respond? What about ..... possibilities are as varied as the calls to which EMS providers are dispatched daily. All these factors can be considered " EMS clues," and using your skills as an EMS

  6. CFSI Announces New Co-Sponsor of the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award

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    Sat, 21 Feb 2015

    of the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award. Masimo, a leading manufacturer ..... the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award honors fire departments in three categories ..... forward-thinking in their approach to EMS - departments that are developing and embracing

  7. Fire-Based EMS : IAFC President Expresses Field EMS Bill Concerns

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    Fri, 27 Jun 2014

    IAFC President The origins of the modern EMS delivery model can be traced to the mid ..... number of pilot projects looked at different EMS delivery methods and some local communities ..... The decisions about who would deliver EMS or how really didn't matter, as long

  8. Health and Safety: CDC Posts Ebola Guidelines for EMS

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    Mon, 29 Sep 2014

    posted Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services ( EMS ) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points ..... Answering Points (PSAPs), emergency medical service ( EMS ) agencies, EMS systems, law enforcement agencies, fire service agencies