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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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A post from EMSWorld

the following appeared on Facebook 6/29/2014

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(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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