Tags » Emergency Medical Services

Understanding

Most people don’t understand what happens when you call 9-1-1.  It’s not something you get up in the morning and say to yourself, “Hey, I think I’ll call 9-1-1 this afternoon.”  When someone calls many times they are at their lowest point, and they feel like they have absolutely no other options.  845 more words

9-1-1

Mortuaries are filled in Nigeria but hospitals reject patients

“While blood trickled from a side of the boss’ head on to his white attire as he sat on the side of the road, the driver, a man who seemed to be in his early 30s, could not even sit up. 77 more words

News And Features

Cynthia Osborne

Title:  Instructor
Company: Regents of New Mexico State University
Location:  La Luz, NM United States
Honored Member 63 more words

Education

Ina Buford

Title: Registered Nurse

Company: Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis

Location: Memphis, Tenn.

Celebrating 12 years as registered nurse at Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis, Ina Buford continues at the Tennessee medical practice with expertise in health care. 127 more words

Team Leadership

An Open Letter to Houston County, TN Commissioner George Jeram

Dear Mr. Jeram,

I have been following with great interest the ongoing saga involving Houston County EMS and the mandate that you helped to craft which prevents them from effectively doing their job. 926 more words

Benefits of Stroke Treatment Using a Mobile Stroke Unit Compared With Standard Management: The BEST-MSU Study Run-In Phase

Source: Stroke

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: 27th October 2015

Publication type: Journal Article

In a nutshell:

Faster treatment with intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA) is likely to improve outcomes. 262 more words

Stroke