Category: Emergency Medical Services

September 22, 2022

Fall Prevention Week

Change habits to prevent falls!...

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August 02, 2022

ES Community Programs

Emergency preparedness & injury prevention is a community effort. Join us in making our community prepared & safer!...

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July 06, 2022

County EMS National Award

Catawba County Emergency Medical Services has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus achievement award for its commitment to offering rapid...

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June 30, 2022

4th of July Tips

Have a Fun and Safe Fourth of July...

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April 20, 2022

Who Can Refuse EMS Care?

When an EMS crew arrives on a call, sometimes the patient does not want care. That brings on a lot of questions and, occasionally, controversy. Who can refuse care?...

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March 09, 2022

More Than Ambulance Drivers

What is EMS? More Than Ambulance Drivers!...

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December 27, 2021

I Need An Ambulance!

When you need an ambulance, you want it now! What's going to happen when you call 911 and how can you help?...

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September 01, 2021

Catawba County EMS Earns Award

Catawba County Emergency Medical Services has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Achievement Award for implementing specific quality...

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September 01, 2021

EMS Receives AHA Recognition

EMS earns national recognition for efforts to improve STEMI treatment. The AHA presents Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold + Award for quality care for severe heart attack patients...

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June 15, 2021

Bystander CPR & AED Use

Do you know when and how to do CPR? Do you know how to use an AED? Read on for more information on how you may help save a life!...

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May 24, 2021

EMS Lifting & Moving Patients

The way EMS moves patient depends on so many things! Read on for techniques and devices used to keep the patient and the EMS crew safe....

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November 27, 2019

Using a Turkey Fryer

Don't be part of this year's Turkey Fryer statistics - prevent Thanksgiving fires and injuries!...

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October 25, 2019

Teen Driver Safety Week

Teen Driver Safety Week...

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