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Emergency Meeting Called to Determine Global Risk of Latest Ebola Outbreak

"Travelers should seek medical care immediately if they develop ... "The U.S. government has limited ability to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens outside of Kinshasa due to extremely ...

Source: PJ Media
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Hospital: No medication refills at the Emergency Room

Denise Payne, Emergency Room Supervisor says this is not true. Instead people who need medicine refills can go to any local area pharmacy, and as long as they have their ID and the prescription bottle with a clear undamaged label they will be able to get a ...

Source: WTVY
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Global Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Vehicle market forecast to 2025 explored in latest research

Emergency medical services (EMS) vehicles are utilized to transport patients to medical facilities. EMS vehicles are equipped with climate-controlled and also assist in providing necessary medical care, such as intravenous therapy and oxygen, by medical ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 15 Oct 2018

From life-threatening emergency to health coach entrepreneur

One morning in 2008, Zhang woke up with an extremely high fever. She called her parents to ask a question about which medicine to take, but they thought she sounded disoriented. Concerned, they drove two hours to meet her and took her to a hospital ...

Source: CBS News
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Toledo man dead after crash, medical emergency

TOLEDO (WTVG) - Toledo police are investigating a local man's death after a car crash Monday night. Police say just before 6:00 p.m., a 47-year-old man was driving on Huron street near bush. Police believe the man experienced a medical emergency and lost ...

Source: 13abc
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Upper Peninsula Emergency Medical Services Conference running through weekend

MARQUETTE — Michigan’s largest annual emergency medical technician conference is underway, with the Upper Peninsula Emergency Medical Services Conference kicking off Thursday at Northern Michigan University’s University Center and lasting through ...

Source: The Mining Journal
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Netanyahu Loses Cool with Heckler at Dedication of Kiryat Shmona Medical Emergency Care Center

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara on Tuesday morning attended the dedication of a medical emergency care center in Kiryat Shemona. The PM, his wife, and Deputy Health Minister Yakov Litzman (United Torah Judaism) toured the facility and ...

Source: Jewish Press
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Putnam Hospital Opens New Emergency Department

"I'm so proud to be part of this incredible project," Emergency Department Medical Director Dr. Keyur Ajbani said. "We strive for excellence in our Emergency Department and this expansion will ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Loss of non-emergency calls could cause Morgan 911 to raise emergency fees

He agreed earlier this week to table his proposal while the city works on major changes to the emergency medical services ordinance. Non-emergency calls include pre-arranged rides for inter-hospital transfers, discharges to home, visits to physicians ...

Source: Decatur Daily
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Medical Information Leaked After Hackers Breach Israeli Emergency Responders' Website

Serious security breaches in the website of Magen David Adom, also known as MDA, have led to the leaking of identifying information about patients, sensitive medical information, financial information and even information on organization volunteers.

Published: 15 Oct 2018

Vaccine the best defence against the flu this winter, says emergency doctor

As a consultant in emergency medicine at the Royal Infirmary and St John’s Hospital in Edinburgh, Dr Robinson and her team were at the sharp end. “Everyone who works in the emergency department is here because they like having a busy and varied job ...

Source: Daily Record
Published: 16 Oct 2018

UCHealth Memorial Hospital North opening expanding emergency department next week

The project features the latest emergency medicine designs, including a CAT scanner adjacent to trauma rooms; large computer monitors in trauma rooms so doctors can look at CAT scans or other ...

Source: The Gazette
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Medical Emergency Tips for Your Dog

It’s an unfortunate fact that dogs, like people, experience medical emergencies. If your pet falls victim to illness or an accident, he will need to see a veterinarian stat. The following tips may keep your dog out of immediate danger until he receives ...

Source: American Kennel Club
Published: 13 Oct 2018

Wilkes-Barre uses flu clinic to test emergency plan

The city’s Health Department used it to distribute free flu shots at a drive-thru clinic while also testing aspects of its public health emergency preparedness plan. “The purpose of this exercise is that in the event we have to deliver medicine or ...

Source: The Times Leader
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Man experiences medical emergency during kayak race, dies

BERLIN, Conn. (AP) — Authorities in Connecticut say a 60-year-old New Hampshire man died after experiencing a medical emergency during a kayaking race. The Record Journal of Meriden reports that the man was participating in the race Sunday at Silver Lake ...

Source: The News-Times
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Georgetown #GlobalHealth Experts in Infectious Disease Available to Comment on @WHO Emergency Committee Meeting

She has also worked on issues related to medical emergency preparedness, and the consequences of biological, chemical, and radiological exposures during military service. Fisher is a microbiologist by training and an expert in infectious diseases.

Source: Newswise
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Optimizing the logistics of people moving in healthcare: redefining non-emergency medical transportation

As the number of elderly Americans with chronic conditions and multiple comorbidities increases, and patient care moves to innovative outpatient models, non-emergency medical transportation is a category that will continue to grow in both importance and ...

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 16 Oct 2018

‘It’s great to have an alternative:’ Aurora West Allis offering acupuncture in the emergency room

WEST ALLIS -- Headaches, back pain, and nausea are all common conditions that doctors say can land people in the emergency room. However, Aurora West Allis Medical Center's emergency department is ...

Source: WITI
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Bloomer ambulance chief to train local emergency responders at CVTC

In his new position with CVTC, Schwartz will be working with every fire and emergency medical services department in CVTC’s 11-county district. He will arrange for training services for each ...

Source: Chippewa Herald
Published: 11 Oct 2018

PA Emergency Doctor Launches Universal Healthcare PAC

PITTSBURGH - OCTOBER 11, 2018 - As an emergency physician with more than 30 years of experience practicing medicine, Dr. Robert Solomon has seen first-hand the devastating impact that lack of ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 15 Oct 2018

Wilderness Emergency Medical Responder course to be offered

A Wilderness Emergency Medical Responder course for outdoor enthusiasts will be offered by Roane State Community College and Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont. The 80-hour course will be held Jan. 6-13, 2019. For more information or to sign up ...

Source: thedailytimes
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Research delivers insight into the Emergency Cervical Collars Industry with analysis on size, market share, growth, trend and forecast to 2025

Global Emergency Cervical Collars Market Research Report 2018 contains ... Limited, Biomatrix, Laerdal Medical, ME.BER., Oscar Boscarol and others. Access a copy of this report at: When taking a good look at ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 15 Oct 2018

W-B to exercise health emergency plans

The stockpile is a CDC-supplied repository of antibiotics, vaccines, chemical antidotes, antitoxins and other critical medical equipment and supplies. By simulating an actual public health emergency, the city health department will be testing its ability ...

Source: Citizen's Voice
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Driver Suffers Medical Emergency, Crashes into San Mateo Home

A medical episode behind the wheel ended with a truck crashing into a house in San Mateo Saturday evening. Police aren't saying what exactly the medican episode was but the driver was rushed to the hospital, officials said. There were three people inside ...

Source: NBC Bay Area
Published: 14 Oct 2018

Oxford Emergency Medical Services Business Ofc

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Source: The Anniston Star
Published: 13 Oct 2018

Clare County Man Dies in Crash Following a Medical Emergency

State Police say a man died following a medical emergency while driving, then crashing. Troopers were called out to a crash on Lake Station Ave. North of U.S. 10 in Garfield Township around 8 Thursday morning. They say Thomas Ruhstorfer from Lake was ...

Source: 9&10 News
Published: 13 Oct 2018

Humanity First Disaster Relief Emergency Medical team assessing patients in Palu, Central Sulawesi

After the devastating 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit the Sulawesi Island in Indonesia on the 28th of September 2018, Humanity First Indonesia mobilised its Disaster Relief team who are on the ground ...

Source: ReliefWeb
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Guest Column: Emergency care will suffer if Question #1 passes

As an emergency physician, I have the utmost respect for nurses ... adjust staffing ratios up or down as required by the constantly changing environment and medical conditions of our patients. If we have an influx of patients, we know we can work together ...

Source: The Sun Chronicle
Published: 13 Oct 2018

Managing behavioral health risks in the emergency department

This should start early, with greater emphasis on behavioral health treatment in emergency medicine residency training, more questions on the emergency medicine board exam, and more continuing medical education (CME) courses focusing on intervention in ...

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 13 Oct 2018