Air Ambulance and Life Flight Service Angel Medflight Adds Two to Client Advocates Division
Life flight and air ambulance
service Angel Medflight adds attorneys to client advocates legal services division.
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) July 20, 2009 -- Angel Medflight, a worldwide life flight and air ambulance
service, is pleased to announce the addition of attorne...
Air Ambulance and Life Flight Service Angel Medflight Adds Two to Client Advocates Division
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Angel Medflight, a worldwide life flight and air ambulance
service, is pleased to announce the addition of attorneys Michael J. Ward and Richard Siever to its client advocates legal services division. The addition will complement the c...
New Mexico Supreme Court Ruling Enhances Air Ambulance Safety
AUSTIN, Texas, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Air ambulance
safety has been greatly enhanced by a recent New Mexico Supreme Court decision affirming an appellate court opinion that holds hospitals responsible for screening the competency of the air ambulance
operators they hire, said the lead trial attorn...
Study tests the effect of ending ambulance diversion
When a hospital's emergency department is overcrowded with seriously sick and injured patients, it may "go on diversion," re-routing ambulances to other emergency departments. But the benefits of "diversion" are largely unproven. Often those emergency departments are just as crowded, and the great...
Focus on Rapid Medical Response to Improve the Quality of Healthcare and Drive the Ambulance Services Market in Europe, According to Frost & Sullivan
LONDON, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Pre-hospital emergency care in the form of ambulances is one of the key factors improving the quality of healthcare across Europe. As emergency cases are on the rise due to epidemiological reasons, accidents and terrorist activities, ambulance
services are being acco...
St John Ambulance Selects Web-Based SMS Solution From Text Messaging Centre (TMC) for Rapid Response Communication via Two-Way SMS Messaging
LONDON, February 23 /PRNewswire/ --
- First Aid Charity Implements Autonomous Web-Based SMS Solution to
Communicate With Staff and Volunteers Quickly and Effectively
UK first-aid charity, St John Ambulance, has selected the autonomous
web-based SMS solution from Text Messaging Ce...
Guardian Life Flight, Air Ambulance Service Provider, Announces Addition of Sam Kini, M.D. To Its Team
Guardian Life Flight LLC, provider of domestic and international Air Ambulance
Services, announced today the addition of Sam Kini, M.D. to it's team. With over 20 years practicing emergency medicine, Dr. Kini is a valuable asset as Guardian Life Flight continues to grow in the air ambulance
AirMed International wins Air Ambulance of the Year for Second Consecutive Year
U.S. air ambulance
company wins international industry award for an unprecedented second year
(PRWEB) November 23, 2008 -- AirMed International airmed.com took home top international honors for the second consecutive year, winning the prestigious Air Ambulance
of the ...
Study confirms increased heart attack deaths in NYC ambulance diversions Ambulance
diversions from nearby, crowded New York emergency rooms to more distant emergency departments are associated with increased deaths among patients suffering from heart attacks, according to a paper presented at a meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Science...
Substantial Second Quarter Surge for Angel MedFlight Worldwide Air Ambulance Services
Angel MedFlight Worldwide Air Ambulance
Services had a twenty-five percent increase in the number of air ambulance
flights they operated in the second quarter of 2008.
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) September 16, 2008 -- Angel MedFlight Worldwide www.angelmedflight.com [Air A...
Ambulance in Medical Technology
Oridion Announces Major Medical Research and Congress Presentations
...oral presentations were given and a
Capnography Symposium took place with three distinguished clinicians and
the clinical practice manager from London ambulance
Service. The four
presentations showed the value of capnography in pre-hospital care (trauma,
intubations, and ROSC). The Symposium was moderated by P...
Northfield Laboratories Reports Results of Pivotal Phase III Trauma
...ients in hemorrhagic shock following traumatic injuries
beginning in the prehospital setting. Treatment began at the scene
of injury, continued in the ambulance
during transport, and for up
to 12 hours post-injury or a total of 6 units. Patients then
received donated blood if they continued to bleed. Patients ...
Blood Gas Analysis: The Pros and Cons of Point-Of-Care Testing
... that give a quick result at the bedside or operating table. Such handheld units can be used in non-traditional settings such as rural clinics and in ambulance
or helicopter transport situations.
POCT can offer several benefits, most importantly the instant implementation of treatment decisions rather t...
Ambulance in Medical Products
The Medical Office for Medical Billing Companies
Description:...e Medical Office includes the additional functionality to necessary to process claims for a variety of medical specialties, such as trip reporting for ambulance
companies and transaction details for anesthesia billing....
Insta-Mold Stethoscope Earmolds
Description:... Customized stethoscope earmolds add comfort and enhance hearing abilities in noisy medical environments such as ambulance
paramedics, Flight-for-Life helicopter personnel, emergency technicians and military field medics.
These molds are specific in design and can be fa...
PM-8000 Express Patient Monitor
Features:... modulation(Pitch Tone)
40-second full-disclosure waveform review
Alarm light indicator
Flash memory card option
External 12V DC input for ambulance
Suitable for adult, pediatirc and neonatal patients
Features:...zes risk of CPR induced trauma
Need not be removed for defibrillation or monitoring
Easy to use
No rescuer fatigue
Deploys in seconds
personnel to perform care on patient with safety restraints during transport
No costly disposables
15:2. Continuous compression mode available for...
Company:Michigan Instruments, Inc.
Ambulance in Medical Definition
Hospital and Welfare Services Union
...ild" system of union organisation, the most successful of which was the NUCO's Guild of Nurses. However the union also had "Guilds" for Medical staff, ambulance
staff and Ancillary staff. The guild system continuing into the early days of COHSE
NUCO Guild of Nurses was led by nurses such as Iris Brook (Gui...
...o occur in a referring hospital and then during the journey by road or air ambulance
. Power and medical gas supplies are carried within the system as well as m...
Integrated neonatal life support system
Normally, regular ambulance
staff and their vehicles are not equipped to transport sick newborns and sp...
Ambulance in Medical Dictionary
Coughing up blood
...ny unexplained coughing up of blood , call an ambulance
or go to the ... Hemoptysis, the act of cough...ny unexplained coughing up of blood , call an ambulance
... More about Hemoptysis: Causes and symptoms...ny unexplained coughing up of blood , call an ambulance
... Coughing up blood ; Union Memorial Ho...
Ambulance in Biological News
An ambulance man for muscle damage
It does not take much to injure a muscle. Sometimes one sudden, inconsiderate movement does the job. Unfortunately, damaged muscles are not as efficient at repair as other tissues such as bone. Researchers of the European Molecular Biology Laboratorys Mouse Biology Unit (EMBL), Italy, and the Hare...
High-tech vehicle design boosts emergency rescue capacity
...System Strobel has been building ergonomic rescue, ambulance
and emergency response vehicles for more than 20 y... of ambulances at the request of its local St John ambulance
Success in this area led to a rapid ex...dely used by the emergency response organisations ambulance
services, fire brigades and NATO forces in German...
Promising device snags young inventors coveted spot at IShow
...ll indicate when a patient needs to seek medical attention, potentially heading off dangerous episodes and preventing costly emergency room visits and ambulance
rides, the inventors said.
Luca Pollonini, a post-doctoral fellow at UH who worked with the team, called the device "intuitive."
"The design o...
Carbon Disclosure Project, ICLEI partner to help US cities report local climate actions, emissions
...the pilot project.
Each city will assemble comparable carbon emission data within their
jurisdiction's operations -- for instance, fire department, ambulance
police services, municipal buildings, waste transport and other services the
cities provide or activities over which they exercise budgetary con...
New 3-D ultrasound could improve stroke diagnosis, care
... ability to quickly scan the heads of potential stroke victims while in the ambulance
or allowing physicians to easily monitor in real time the patients response...10 years, the technology will be miniaturized to the point where EMTs in an ambulance
can scan the brain of a stroke patient and transmit the results ahead to th...
New radar satellite technique sheds light on ocean current dynamics
The Doppler shift occurs due to changing relative velocities, experienced in everyday life in the way the pitch of a siren on a passing ambulance
goes up as it approaches, then goes down as the vehicle recedes away.
The shift is introduced by the relative motion between the satellite platfor...
Life-threatening gene defect located by UT-Houston researchers
... the center of his chest nearly two years ago while on a business trip to Oklahoma. During the flight home, he vomited and passed out. He was taken by ambulance
to Memorial Hermann Northeast, where emergency room doctors quickly and astutely diagnosed his dissecting thoracic aorta.
He was sent by LifeFlight...
Brain inflammation may be friend, not foe, for Alzheimer's patients
...w that the opposite may be true when it comes to Alzheimer’s disease. Perhaps inflammation is playing the role of protector and is acting more like an ambulance
crew helping at the site of a road wreck, not causing the crash.
The work suggests that doctors not rush in to turn off molecular events that sci...
One in 14 men having a heart attack drive themselves to hospital
...men travelled by ambulance. Many said they were too embarrassed to go in an ambulance
or that they should be used for more urgent cases.
Seven per cent of m...dangers of driving when they are obviously unwell and encouraged to call an ambulance
immediately if they suspect they are having a heart attack" concludes Dr O'...
Researchers develop portable 'vein finder' for faster, more accurate injections
...., that is sponsoring the project.
A former paramedic, Reynolds says the vein finder will be invaluable for a variety of medical users, including ambulance
services, hospital emergency rooms, clinics, the military and nursing homes.
"For example, IV (intravenous) insertion is especially difficult in d...
Ambulance in Biological Technology
Leading North American Emergency Medical Services Provider British Columbia Ambulance Service Selects NICE Inform for Improved Service
RA'ANANA, Israel, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NICE Systems Ltd.
(NASDAQ: NICE ), the global provider of advanced solutions that enable
organizations to extract Insight from Interactions to drive performance,
today announced that the British Columbia Ambulance
Service (BCAS), the sole
Family Medicine Cabinet: Free, New On-Line Tool Helps Track Your Medication Safety
...nd in some cases, as a potentially life-saving
information source. One consumer shared his printed MedNotes medication
profile with paramedics in the ambulance
and credits MedNotes with saving
critical time and, potentially, his life on the way to the hospital.
To create your own personalized MedNotes...
Sangui Partnership Enters a New Phase:
... Second Wound ambulance
Established in Monterrey
MONTERREY, Mexico, and WITTEN, Germany, December... and Sangui BioTech GmbH
executives jointly opened another wound management ambulance
in the center
of Monterrey, Mexico, on the occasion of a three day working ...
Velos eResearch System License Agreement Announced
...esearch unit and other highly advanced treatment and research
facilities. Duke University Hospital is licensed for 1,050 beds. Life
Flight, Duke's air ambulance
service, flies more than 1,100 times a year to
transport critically ill patients. About the Duke Clinical Research Institute The Duke Clinical Resea...
Industry Veterans discuss the "next big thing"
...ovation, given the companies exhibiting at the conference. And this was despite her summary of IT's status quo: "We're an industry riding around in an ambulance
hoping we don't end up in a morgue."...
Hartford firm brings video to the dashboard
...o show him the area he cannot see when turning, essentially eliminating the blind spot. Additional wires can be run from the screen to the back of the ambulance
to give a driver information on the patients status and letting them know when they need to get to the hospital faster.
It gets a lot of eye-openin...
Fleet management vendors capitalize on wireless
...house up to five radios) with seamless roaming to optimize reliability of the cellular backhaul.
The InMotion mobile LAN is in trials with a major ambulance
service, a nationwide executive limousine service, a French transportation company, and a U.S. university. The company faces competition from two emer...
IT may take a back seat in fighting avian flu
...to be thoroughly vetted in hospitals.
Dr. Barthell said in the event of a pandemic, there are systems in place to monitor activity at hospitals and ambulance
services, including a Web-based EMS that has been deployed in a number of states. However, it's more of a way to assess the impact on a given area, no...