Medlert Inc. Joins Allscripts Developer Program

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medlert Inc. announced today it has joined the award-winning Allscripts Developer Program (ADP) to build integration to Allscripts hospital EHR product using the Allscripts Open API. The planned integration will enable Allscripts acute users to seamlessly order medical transport and communicate with ambulance dispatch and ambulance crews […]

Innovation Institute Announces Deloitte as Founding Healthcare Delivery Solutions Advisor for Its Innovation Lab

Newport Beach, Calif.  – On August 11, The Innovation Institute announced that Deloitte & Touche LLP (“Deloitte & Touche”) signed an agreement to become the founding healthcare delivery solutions advisor of The Institute’s Innovation Lab in Newport Beach, Calif. The Institute, an independent for-profit corporation, facilitates innovation among physicians and employees across major healthcare organizations. Through its Innovation […]

Sunstar Paramedics Employees Honored by Florida Department of Health

The Florida Department of Health has honored two Sunstar Paramedics employees, Tsambika Aysh and Sara Webb, with awards and recognized a video produced by Sunstar Paramedics. Aysh was named “EMT of the Year” and Webb was named “EMS Nurse of the Year.” A video featuring Sunstar Paramedics employees Jay Messier and Brent Jackson was awarded […]

ACS Partners with NAEMT in the Development and Release of a Civilian Training Course on Hemorrhage Control Techniques

Effort aims to expand public participation in saving lives in the wake of a mass casualty event CHICAGO (July 9, 2015): The American College of Surgeons (ACS) has partnered with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) in the development of a medical preparedness training course that empowers bystanders to become immediate responders who […]

Maryland Firefighters, Cub Scouts Team up to Train More than 12,000 People in Hands-Only CPR

SOURCE: HOWARD COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICES West Friendship, MD- Picture this—seven hundred boys between ages 5-10 descend on the Howard County Fairgrounds for an entire week of day camp and as a result more than 12,000 people are trained in hands-only CPR. That’s the reality here in Howard County thanks to a partnership with […]

Two Sunstar Paramedics employees receive national award – See more at:

Two Sunstar Paramedics team members, Joshua Brumwell and Mark Fournier, have received the American Ambulance Association’s Stars of Life award, which recognizes outstanding service and dedication of the nation’s top ambulance service professionals. Brumwell and Fournier were among 86 emergency services personnel recognized during the Star of Life Celebration in Washington, D.C on April 13-15. […]

Community paramedic home visit pilot program begins at Regions Hospital

Partnership with the Saint Paul Fire Department will help reduce unnecessary hospital readmissions ST. PAUL, Minn. —  A pilot program that helps reduce emergency calls and unnecessary hospital readmissions is now expanding to the east metro. Regions Hospital and the Saint Paul Fire Department are partnering on an effort that will provide home visits from […]

NAEMT Introduces New Course To Help Communities Respond To Active Shooter and Mass Casualty Incidents

Clinton, Miss. — The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) announced a new education course that teaches civilians the same life-saving bleeding control techniques learned in Iraq and Afghanistan, and shown to dramatically increase casualty survival. “Bleeding Control for the Injured,” aka “B-Con,” introduces evidence-based techniques for aiding injured patients. The course was developed […]