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Australia's emergency medicine college discriminating on race, review says

Australia’s training college for emergency doctors is marred by “systemic racial discrimination”, a review has found, as new data reveals the prospects of non-white doctors have fallen dramatically. The Australian College for Emergency Medicine has ...

Source: The Guardian
Published: 26 Aug 2017

Emergency medicine physician joins MCHS in Eau Claire

Samuel Evers, M.D., recently joined the Emergency Department at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire. Dr. Evers earned his bachelor’s degrees in biology and bacteriology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He earned his medical degree from the ...

Source: Chippewa Herald
Published: 26 Aug 2017

UA College of Medicine --- Tucson part of new NIH emergency medicine research effort

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is one of a team of six national institutions selected for the Strategies to Innovate EmeRgENcy Care Clinical Trials Network (SIREN), a new initiative of the National Institutes of Health to advance ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Prejudice in the emergency room

Esther Choo, M.D. '01, wrote a Twitter thread that has brought national attention to racism in medicine. Every so often—a few times a year—a patient at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) hospital in Portland refuses treatment in the emergency ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 24 Aug 2017

9-year-old girl rushed to hospital after medical emergency at Outer Banks waterpark

A 9-year-old girl visiting the H2OBX Waterpark was rushed to the hospital late Thursday after a medical emergency. The girl arrived at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center in critical condition, said Ralph “Chip” Melton, chief of Currituck County Fire ...

Source: pilotonline.com
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Tanzania taps California’s Zipline to build ‘world’s largest drone delivery network’ for medical supplies

Tanzania is leading the way on drone deliveries as the east African country looks to provide easier access to emergency medical supplies. The Tanzanian government has announced that it will use more than 100 drones from four distribution centers to make up ...

Source: VentureBeat
Published: 24 Aug 2017

EDITORIAL: County must keep trying with emergency services

Instead, they’re going to look into having the Sheriff’s Office run an emergency medical response program like Albany County Sheriff’s Office, which serves several rural communities around the capital. The Albany program manages to pay for itself by ...

Source: Post-Star
Published: 24 Aug 2017

App boosts communications for emergency medical services

Responders can transmit information more efficiently while en route to hospital, crucial when a person’s life could be on the line Every minute that blood flow is restricted during a stroke, 2 million brain cells die. When every second counts, garbled ...

Source: EMS1
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Latest EMS ambush and attack a result of a fake emergency call

They were then ambushed, and a man was killed in the cross fire. Provincial Head of Emergency Medical Services, Doctor Shaheem De Vries says that these attacks on emergency services workers are the most pressing issue they face. today. He adds that this ...

Source: Talk Radio 702
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Drone startup delivers emergency medical supplies

Delivering emergency medical supplies with fixed-wing drones in Rwanda has become routine for California-based startup Zipline. Now the company is expanding to Tanzania, where it plans to set up the world's biggest drone-based delivery service.

Source: SmartBrief
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Bob Corder, MD, joins Garrett Regional Medical Center's emergency department

Corder, formerly of Millersville, comes to the hospital from Johns Hopkins Medicine International's Tawam Hospital in Abu Dhabi, where he was the chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine. He is certified in his field through the American Board of ...

Source: topix.com
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Emergency Department Services

Dedicated System Trauma Alert Team (STAT) Full-time board-certified emergency medicine staff Registered nurses trained in stroke, trauma and advanced cardiovascular life support Sexual Assault Resource Team

Source: Mayo Clinic Health System
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Patient and System Factors Related to Missed Opportunities for Screening in an EMR-driven, Opt-out HIV Screening Program in the Emergency Department.

Lin J(1), Baghikar S(1), Mauntel-Medici C(1), Heinert S(2), Patel D(2). Author information: (1)Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Science Systems, 808 S. Wood St, CMET 471H, Chicago, IL. (2)Department of Emergency ...

Source: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
Published: 24 Aug 2017

SGEM Xtra: Richard Bukata – Legend of Emergency Medicine

Guest Skeptic: Dr. Richard Bukata is the Medical Director, The Center for Medical Education, Inc. Started Emergency Medical Abstracts in 1977. A Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, Los Angeles County / USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

Source: thesgem.com
Published: 26 Aug 2017

First Choice Emergency Room Opens New Facility in Austin, Texas

Riverside Dr., Austin, TX and is open 24-7. “We are pleased to bring another facility to the Austin community and look forward to delivering the highest quality emergency medical care here,” said Dr. Stephen van Roekel, Facility Medical Director of ...

Source: bio-medicine.org
Published: 26 Aug 2017

NOW HIRING: MANAGER OF EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

The EMS Manager within the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance will direct all aspects of BU Emergency Medical Services. These include EMS operations and educational offerings. This individual will oversee the development, management ...

Source: jobs.blacknews.com
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Four reasons to choose emergency medicine

4. Style. The prospect of putting on a tie and going to the same eight-to-four clinic job made me want to vomit as a med student. Not to downplay the importance of properly managed hypertension, but spending all day seeing six-month rechecks to control ...

Source: acutecareinc.wordpress.com
Published: 26 Aug 2017

LAFD Emergency Medical Calls On The Rise

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Source: Los Alamos Daily Post
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Episode 99 Highlights from EMU 2017

This is EM Cases Episode 99 Highlights from EMU 2017. North York General Hospital’s 30th Annual Emergency Medicine Update (EMU) Conference 2017 featured some of the best talks I’ve ever heard from the likes of Sara Gray, Amal Mattu, David Carr and many ...

Source: emergencymedicinecases.com
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Local Emergency Medical Professionals Responding for Harvey

AMARILLO - Medical officials from our area are responding to San Antonio and Corpus Christi to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Panhandle Regional Advisory Council, a local organization that helps during emergency medical situations has ...

Source: My High Plains
Published: 26 Aug 2017

New Milford Hospital Offers Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course Starting in September

New Milford Hospital Offers Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course Starting in September: NEW MILFORD, Connecticut – August 22, 2017- Western Connecticut Health Network Emergency Medical Services will offer a Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course ...

Source: HamletHub
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Physicians join FLH Emergency Medicine team

Victoria DiMarco, Jullian Geyer and Matthew Hershman recently joined the emergency medicine teams at Geneva General Hospital and Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital in Penn Yan. DiMarco completed her medical education at SUNY Upstate Medical University ...

Source: Daily Messenger
Published: 21 Aug 2017

Gaza experiencing ‘humanitarian emergency’ warn MAP

The situation in Gaza has reached its lowest ebb outside of periods of military attack and should now be considered a humanitarian emergency, Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) has today warned. Gaza has suffered a decline of living standards since Israel ...

Source: map-uk.org
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Welcome to Emergency Medicine

There has never been a time like now in our Department of Emergency Medicine. The combination of compassionate clinical care, residency education, and clinical and translational research is thriving at the University of Rochester. As a member of the Strong ...

Source: University of Rochester Medical Center
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Bodybuilder Rich Piana Dies After Medical Emergency

Bodybuilding sensation Rich Piana has died ... nearly 3 weeks after going into a coma following a medical emergency at his Florida apartment, TMZ Sports has learned. We broke the story ... Piana collapsed while getting a haircut on August 7. His ...

Source: TMZ
Published: 25 Aug 2017

TAMU Veterinary Emergency Response Team heads to the coast

Texas A&M's Veterinary Emergency Response Team sent an advance team to Robstown ... to help service dogs as well as other animals that are lost or are in need of medical attention.

Source: KBTX
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Bayshore Medical Center in Pasadena evacuates

PASADENA - Bayshore Medical Center called for evacuation Sunday, including its 24-hour emergency center, a spokesperson said in a news release. One hundred ninety-six patients were moved to Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, Conroe Regional Medical Center ...

Source: Click2Houston
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Isle of Man ferry to Heysham returns after medical emergency

A passenger has been taken ill on board a ferry after it departed, causing delays. The medical emergency was reported after the Isle of Man Steam Packet's Ben-my-Chree service to Heysham in Lancashire departed at 08:14 BST. It returned to Douglas and the ...

Source: BBC
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Girl dies from medical emergency after visiting OBX waterpark

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Image courtesy of WAVY POWELLS POINT, N.C. (WAVY) – A 9-year-old ...

Source: ABC 8 WRIC
Published: 27 Aug 2017

Bodybuilder Rich Piana Dies at 46 After Medical Emergency: Reports

Popular bodybuilder Rich Piana, who had a large YouTube and social media presence, has died, according to his ex-wife and medical officials. He was 46. Piana was placed in a medically induced coma for about three weeks after he collapsed while getting his ...

Source: theepochtimes.com
Published: 25 Aug 2017