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Laboring Through Weather Problems

  Recently, I read a story about a couple that got pulled over by the North Carolina High Way Patrol for speeding. It turned out the reason for the speeding was the wife going into labor. When the Highway Patrol assessed the situation, they all agreed they were too far away from the hospital… so, it was EMTs who were called in and came to the rescue a short time later. They delivered the baby ...

The Lift Assistance Fine

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO For many senior citizens, living in a nursing home means being uprooted from their own home, separated from their family, and being in an unfamiliar setting with strangers. It is an extremely stressful and emotionally draining situation for anyone, more so for senior citizens over the age of 65 and something they would rather avoid if possible. Statistics ...

5 Ways To Stay Safe During The Holiday Season

By  Stan Vashovsky , Ambulnz CEO   There’s a little Clark Griswold in all of us when the holidays roll around, each of us hoping to make our neighbors slightly envious with our brighter lights and bigger lawn decorations. Yet, like Clark, this need to impress can lead to many bumps, bruises, and falls along the way. So, in the spirit of giving, I give you this statistic from the U.S. Consumer ...

Flu Shot Or Not?

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO Cold weather, stuffy noses, and “working from home” emails are the first signs, flu season is here. So, the great debate begins, do you get a flu shot or not? The majority of the medical community agrees, you should get a flu shot once a year. According to the CDC, “The CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine for just about everyone 6 months and older, even when the ...

Giving Thanks To First Responders, EMTs and Paramedics

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO Thanksgiving, it’s the one time of the year we splurge, indulge, and acknowledge others for being special people in our lives. It’s the holiday to kick off the festive season, and it starts with friends and family showing their love and appreciation for each other. It’s also the one night where sitting around the dinner table means more then just enjoying a home ...

Are You Ready For Some Football Injuries?

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO

EMT, The Fastest Growing Occupation In The Nation

 By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO In the past decade, the job market and economy has seen tremendous growth, setting record highs. In the past decade, so too has the opioid epidemic, setting record high mortality rates.

Arming EMTs

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO

A Bill To Rebuild The EMS Community

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO

Expect To See More Female EMTs

By: Stan Vashovsky, CEO of Ambulnz Over the past decade, multiple industries have made a collaborative effort to further women’s equality in the workforce, primarily by increasing women’s salaries to match male counterparts and active participation in female focused initiatives. For those who think this is “just a phase of a current social climate,” think again. Many studies present conclusive ...

Three Apps Every EMT Needs

 The Ambulnz Team Our EMTs are on the road all day, responding to urgent, life-threatening calls and performing critical medical transportation duties. They are so focused and dedicated on providing every patient with quality care and attention, they often forget about their own. Here are three apps our EMTs use to help maintain balance between their personal and professional lives.

If Saving Lives is Heroic, Why Is It Worth So Little?

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO Since the dawn of civilization, the idea of becoming a hero has been and still is a universal infatuation that manifests itself across every industry, channel, and platform. Before we can walk or even say our first words, we are exposed to stories of larger then life heroes who can stop speeding bullets, swing from skyscrapers, and ultimately save the world from ...