GLOUCESTER, Massachusetts — Police responded to a medical emergency for a 26-year-old male who was unconscious and turning blue.
Imposter responds to 9-1-1 call over the radio
WILKES-BARRE, Pennsylvania — A 9-1-1 call came in for an elderly woman with lower back pain. The Wayne County Communications Center received a quick response of “Waymart 1” over the radio.
Amesbury police will start carrying Narcan
AMESBURY, Massachusetts — The local police department announced they will begin the process to start carrying Narcan (naloxone) in their police cruisers.
Junctional Rhythm: A comprehensive overview
A junctional rhythm is a protective heart rhythm that occurs when the atrioventricular node (AV node) takes over as the heart’s pacemaker. To fully understand a junctional rhythm, let’s first take a look at the cardiac conduction system and see how it operates in a normal, healthy heart.
Four basic principles to save your back
As an EMS provider, one of the quickest ways to end your career is with a back injury, which unfortunately happens more frequently than you may think.
5 Things you should know for your EMT interview
Are you looking for a job as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)?