Is there such thing as EMS Desert? I saw this article on NBC Connecticut.
Rural residents are being hit hard by what the Connecticut Association of Paramedics and EMTs, or CAPE, has called “EMS Deserts,” areas with almost no ambulance coverage. According to CAPE, in a presentation last week to the state’s public health legislature, ambulance services have had to...
When the weight of seconds hangs the heaviest, it’s prayer that New Britain EMS paramedic Maria Desimone relies on while responding to medical emergencies. “It’s all these different thoughts and considerations that come into your head. Just help me to be strong and be confident in my decisions,”...