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EMS workers unhappy with proposed 12-to-12 shift change

Problems with EMS workers resurfaced again over the weekend when ambulance units had to be shut down because the department was understaffed.

A proposed solution would change the work schedule to 12-hour shifts, but KHON2 also found out that the workers are not happy about it — mainly because of when the shift starts and ends. 413 more words


Staffing shortages continue to plague Emergency Medical Services

Staffing shortages at Emergency Medical Services came to a head this weekend when ambulance units were forced to shut down.

The department encountered a similar situation back in April… 313 more words


First Things First...

If you are reading this, I’ll say “thank you” now rather than later. As an idealistic high school graduate, and prospective EMT shortly after finishing high school, I found myself reading the musings and thoughts of many veteran paramedics to fulfill my interests in entering the field of Emergency Medical Services. 586 more words


5-year-old boy rescued from Ewa Beach pool

A child’s quick thinking saved the life of a five-year-old boy in Ewa Beach Thursday.

It happened at around 12:15 p.m. at the Coronado complex on Kaneana St. 49 more words


What to Count on When Flying in a Jet Air Ambulance!

Air ambulance transportation is just not a standard service that everybody uses on a every day basis. Any such flight shouldn’t be one you can click on on a travel website and get the cheapest fare available from city to city, or is it? 485 more words

Air Ambulance

A post from EMSWorld

the following appeared on Facebook 6/29/2014


(EMS – EMT – Paramedic
Emergency Medical Services)

The world of EMS is filled with dedicated and selfless people, among which is Chelle Cordero. 106 more words

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