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Carjacker Pushes EMT Out of Moving Ambulance

Carjacker Pushes EMT Out of Moving Ambulance

— The responder told police he was working in the back of the ambulance when two suspects stole the ambulance and eventually pushed him out after a struggle.

PHILADELPHIA — A responder was pushed from a moving ambulance after carjackers stole it while he worked in the back, according to officials.

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Duke Life Flight Nurses Give Care in the Air

Duke Life Flight Nurses Give Care in the Air

— National Nurses Week highlights the role nurses play in the health care system.

DURHAM, N.C.  — Duke Life Flight nurses treat patients while in a helicopter. The space is small and the timing urgent, but the nurses in the back of the chopper can do everything an intensive care unit at a hospital can do.

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First Responders Thank Disabled Man with Surprise Helicopter Ride

First Responders Thank Disabled Man with Surprise Helicopter Ride

— Responders surprised Zac Cannady, who has spina bifida, with a helicopter ride to thank him for his years of support.

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. — First responders said “thank you” to a disabled man who has shown strong support for them by surprising him with a helicopter ride.

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Michigan Flight Medic Killed In Motorcycle Crash

Michigan Flight Medic Killed In Motorcycle Crash

— John Mull, a 32-year paramedic veteran, was found unresponsive at the scene of a motorcycle crash.

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. — A veteran flight paramedic died Monday in a motorcycle crash.

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NTSB reports early findings in medical helicopter crash

NTSB reports early findings in medical helicopter crash

— Cover photo: A medical helicopter crashes in Oneida County, killing three people.

HAZELHURST, Wis. (WBAY) – Federal investigators released their preliminary report on the deadly medical helicopter crash in Oneida County

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Jacey Stone Earns state’s Paramedic of the Year Award

Jacey Stone Earns state’s Paramedic of the Year Award

— A flight paramedic with LifeNet South Carolina, Stone was awarded the 2017 South Carolina Paramedic of the Year Award at the EMS Symposium in March.

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Jacey Stone’s life is one of service. Saving lives is what she does.

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Flight Medic’s Brother Speaks About Him at Memorial Service

Flight Medic's Brother Speaks About Him at Memorial Service

— Michael Rosenthal, an Army Green Beret, said his brother Greg was the reason he “ended up joining the Special Forces and became a medic myself”.

WAUSAU, Wis. — A fallen paramedic’s brother spoke about how he was inspired by him to join the special forces and help others.

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Memorial Service Set to Honor Medical Helicopter Crash Victims

Memorial Service Set to Honor Medical Helicopter Crash Victims

— Rico Caruso, Klint Mitchell and Greg Rosenthal were killed when the Ascension Wisconsin Spirit helicopter crashed on its way back to its base.

MILWAUKEE –  A memorial service is scheduled today for the pilot and two crew members killed when a medical helicopter crashed in northern Wisconsin.

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Five Chicago Fire Paramedics Sue Dept. for Pervasive Sexual Harassment

Five Chicago Fire Paramedics Sue Dept. for Pervasive Sexual Harassment

— Five female Chicago Fire Department paramedics have filed a sexual harassment and gender discrimination lawsuit against the city.

CHICAGO — The female Chicago Fire Department paramedic had allegedly been fending off lewd comments and sexual advances from a superior for weeks last fall when she had an unnerving encounter with him after she went into private firehouse sleeping quarters to get some rest.

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Drone Air Ambulances Being Developed

Drone Air Ambulances Being Developed

— Caltech researchers have designed what they call a “personal rescue system” that was created to quickly get a patient to a hospital or doctor

PASADENA, Calif. — A group of researchers are currently developing an autonomous drone ambulance meant to transport patients.

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