When I married my husband ten years ago, I had known him for four years. I knew a lot about him. And he knew a lot about
Paramedics with the most experience with cardiac arrest achieve the highest survival rates in patients.
Well, I'm sure you've noticed it's been quite a while since I've posted on my blog and I have a very good excuse, it's called a job. I don't know who came up with this concept, but they sure didn't have a sense of humor.
I am by no means an expert in health IT, but I do know that we need to demand more from these systems. And that includes more interoperability, easier access, and up-to-date information.
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I decided to sit up, run some fingers through my matted hair, and, at the very least, cross my legs delicately at the ankle -- even if it felt like I was giving birth to Balrog triplets. And that's when it happened. A fart with the supernova velocity and resonance of the Hella Supertone Air Horn unexpectedly erupted from me.
SPRING VALLEY (WABC) -- Private ambulance companies have tremendous responsibilities, tasked with protecting the sick and
If Kafka were around to design a plan for governance, the result would be this pay-your-own-way approach. When government tries to make some citizens pay for services we all rely on, the results are at best bizarre, at worst sinister.
Although specific numbers are not available, EMS crews in Honolulu say they encountered several hundred patients last year
Patient capital is vital for early-stage investing when the company must confront significant challenges to disrupt an industry. At this stage, few other than philanthropy-based patient capital will take the financial risk the company needs for experimentation.
"Outrageous," screamed a New York Daily News headline. Commenters at Newser's site engaged in a heated debate about whether
American Medical Response forgave Kosta's debt when CBS got involved in the story. But Kosta isn’t alone when it comes to
But car accidents involving police is not an isolated problem in New York. In November, an officer in Texas resigned after
The study examined 223,457 patients older than 15 who needed to be treated at level I or II trauma centers (the two highest
"This is not your father's ambulance," remarked Platinum Ambulance president Roger Pelham, 43. "Everything from the tires to the engine to the hand-carved, imported mahogany interior is state-of-the-art."
British clinics aren't much like New York clinics. There's no complaining. Nobody gets flustered and calls the staffers anything ending in "head." Also, the Brits don't mind waiting on lines. It's like sex to them.