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5/20/2017 Local man thankful new device saved life
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5/5/2017 Southern California City Proposes First Responder Fees
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10/20/2016 A dozen O.C. cities face lawsuits over alleged ambulance monopolies
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8/31/2016 Ambulance Company Sues Huntington Beach
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8/8/2016 Sacramento fire crews arrive nearly 2 minutes later than national standard
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8/5/2016 Explosion leads to San Francisco paramedic's arrest
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8/4/2016 Rough financial year for local ambulance
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8/1/2016 Fatal REACH Air Ambulance Crash Stuns Calif.-Based Company
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7/21/2016 RIVERSIDE: City could ease ambulance operation rules
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7/12/2016 Hall Ambulance to present AED at California City City Council meeting Tuesday night
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7/9/2016 Why Redlands’ paramedic tax is falling short
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6/18/2016 American Medical Response leaving in August
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6/7/2016 Woman in stolen SF ambulance crashes on Treasure Island
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6/1/2016 Ambulance companies to fill gap left by largest provider
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5/26/2016 Salas Recognizes Hall Ambulance Service as 2016 Small Business of the Year
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5/19/2016 NEWS American Medical Response will end operations in Tulare County at the end of August
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5/4/2016 El Cajon, ambulance company make deal
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4/22/2016 7 Injured When Ambulance and Van Collide at Intersection in Fountain Valley
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4/6/2016 RIVERSIDE: City suspends two ambulance companies
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4/5/2016 Brenda Staffan Named One of the Most Influential Women in EMS
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3/24/2016 West Side Ambulance staff members honored
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3/14/2016 AMR wins five-year ambulance contract extension
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3/7/2016 Redondo Beach explores taking over ambulance services
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3/3/2016 Ambulance board delays action on new contract
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2/18/2016 District must find new post for ambulance
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2/9/2016 Santa Clara County to consider renewing ambulance contract for three years
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2/4/2016 Ambulance may charge for dry runs
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1/21/2016 Costa Mesa City Council votes against public-private ambulance plan
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1/21/2016 Paramedic Honored for Saving Life at Motocross Track
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1/16/2016 Costa Mesa to discuss public vs. private ambulance service
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12/23/2015 Community paramedic program helps patients physically and mentally
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12/21/2015 New phone app turns ordinary Sacramentans into first responders
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12/16/2015 Hall Ambulance Seeks a Few Good EMT Trainees
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12/15/2015 Victims of air ambulance helicopter crash honored
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12/13/2015 Merced County first responders take collaborative approach to violent-incident training
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12/10/2015 Three of four killed in Visalia medevac helicopter crash identified
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12/7/2015 Owner of Gardena ambulance company gets 9 years for Medicare fraud
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12/6/2015 Hero Medic Back at Work After San Bernardino Massacre
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11/29/2015 DUI driver collides with ambulance
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11/19/2015 City ambulance response times improving, study shows
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11/19/2015 Ventura County prepares for bioterrorism
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11/15/2015 SD closing loophole to boost EMT pay
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11/4/2015 City Didn't Track Ambulance Complaints
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10/29/2015 Doctor who helped launch modern paramedic system dies at 98
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10/22/2015 Ambulance stolen on Long Beach Boulevard Wednesday night, 1 in custody
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10/20/2015 City fines ambulance firm $230,000
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10/6/2015 Pending ambulance merger cuts options for Santa Clara County
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9/30/2015 Public ambulance district steers in the right direction
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9/22/2015 El Cajon contracting out some paramedic services
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9/9/2015 City Ambulance: Fee hikes affect just 10 percent of patients
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8/28/2015 Reported pesticide sickness prompts massive response from emergency workers
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8/28/2015 Long Beach Fire Department Ordered To Stop One-Paramedic Ambulances
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8/25/2015 New breed of paramedics treats patients before emergencies occur
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8/5/2015 North Hills Ambulance Operator Acquired
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7/31/2015 Rural/Metro, Santa Clara County's troubled ambulance service provider, bought by the contractor it replaced
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7/2/2015 Paramedic program graduating first class
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6/11/2015 Assemblyman Achadjian Honors San Luis Ambulance as 35th District Small Business of the Year
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5/29/2015 With Medi-Cal ranks swelling, health care industry funds campaign to raise rates
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5/20/2015 Medic Ambulance donates van to Fun on the Run
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5/20/2015 San Bernardino could privatize fire services
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5/14/2015 911 call led to theft of ambulance and fatal head-on collision
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5/5/2015 San Jose Clinic Ties Up 911 Responders with Non-Emergency Calls
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5/4/2015 Ambulance Companies to Pay $11.5M in "Swapping Kickback" Scheme SourcAmbulance Companies to Pay 115M in Swapping Kickback Scheme
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5/3/2015 Santa Clara County: $7 million in relief sought for financially troubled ambulance provider Rural/Metro
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4/13/2015 Rosamond Paramedic Among Six Hall Employees Honored at State Capitol as Stars of Life
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4/13/2015 Vallejo ambulance company loses a legend
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3/26/2015 Two-year labor ordeal ends after EMS workers ratify contract with American Medical Response
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3/20/2015 'Unsung heroes' of emergency medical services are recognized
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3/16/2015 San Jose mayor's budget: Firefighters may take over ambulance services
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3/16/2015 Rule Change in California May Change Ambulance Business
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3/5/2015 SF ambulance response times still lagging, despite improvements
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2/25/2015 Officials discuss ambulance shortage
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2/20/2015 $275 First Responder Fee Rattles Sacramento Woman Battling Cancer, Caring For Parents
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2/12/2015 Reno Roundtable Brings International Look at Community Paramedicine
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1/31/2015 Gerber Ambulance folds after losing Torrance contract to transport patients
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1/31/2015 Hospitals struggle with overcrowded ERs
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1/28/2015 Community Paramedicine Takes its First Steps in Calif.
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1/24/2015 Officials call long ambulance unloading times 'serious issue'
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1/18/2015 SF to hire temporary paramedics to cover ambulance shifts
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1/17/2015 County Fire participating in paramedicine pilot program
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1/16/2015 Fontana will be a test area for statewide healthcare program
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1/16/2015 Calif. Medical Center Closure to Ambulance Traffic Packs other Hospitals
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1/15/2015 Doctors Medical Center closure to ambulance traffic packs other hospitals, extends emergency wait times
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1/13/2015 RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Ambulance company's contract up for review
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1/13/2015 RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Supervisors OK ambulance contract
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1/9/2015 San Leandro residents oppose use of armored ambulance
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1/7/2015 RIVERSIDE: Two more ambulance companies approved
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1/5/2015 New year, new laws for California businesses
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12/26/2014 S.F. ambulance response times still below goal
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12/17/2014 Community Paramedicine Pilot Approved in California
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12/17/2014 Rescuers honored as ambulance company warn of DUI dangers
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12/17/2014 RIVERSIDE: Council to decide on ambulance applications
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12/10/2014 Fire Authority to Try Private Paramedics
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12/4/2014 Yet another minimum-wage hike would cripple business
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12/2/2014 Paramedics Plus VP named President-Elect of the American Ambulance Association
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11/23/2014 RIVERSIDE: Three more ambulance companies may get permits
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11/20/2014 Nonprofit set to acquire Riggs Ambulance Service will also manage West Side ambulance
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11/19/2014 Valley Ambulance Operator Merges
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11/19/2014 ProTransport-1 to merge with large Southern California ambulance company
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11/17/2014 HEMET: City paramedics hit the streets for first time
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11/7/2014 Ambulance company sues federal investigators
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11/6/2014 Ambulance board okays management contract
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11/2/2014 ASK TBC: What's Hall Ambulance doing to protect its workers and us from Ebola?
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10/20/2014 Audit on Emergency Response Times Exposes SJFD's "Archaic" Mapping System
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10/20/2014 Oakland police move to improve 9-1-1 dispatch response time
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10/16/2014 Paramedics Prepare for Possible Ebola Response
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10/16/2014 In Ebola-crippled Liberia, six U.S. ambulances become critical
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10/10/2014 Ambulance service swamped during critical emergency
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9/30/2014 Ambulance slow to respond to Mayor's wife accident scene
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9/24/2014 Outcry builds in San Clemente to save the ER
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9/24/2014 RIVERSIDE: Second ambulance company to get permit
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9/24/2014 Watts stepping down as ambulance chief
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9/23/2014 SBCFD introduces ambulance operator program
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9/21/2014 Delays compound S.F.'s ambulance crisis
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9/17/2014 L.A. hospital closes amid falling revenue, earthquake-retrofit tab
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9/17/2014 San Francisco Supervisor Calls for Ballot Measure to Ensure Faster Ambulance Response Times
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9/16/2014 CMS readies demo to slow ambulance payment fraud
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9/10/2014 Fire district can bid to become county''s ambulance service provider
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9/7/2014 City to AMR: Shut up and drive
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9/7/2014 S.F. Fire Department hires private ambulances amid major shortage
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9/7/2014 Merced supervisors consider 5-year ambulance contract
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8/27/2014 Options for Doctors Medical Center become clearer, giving renewed hope
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8/27/2014 Anderson, Indiana: Rural/Metro ambulance service ending
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8/27/2014 What do Rural Metro layoffs mean for the rest of EMS?
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8/20/2014 California Paramedics, EMTs Frustrated Over Staffing Change
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8/12/2014 Judge won't restore ambulance service to Doctors Medical Center
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8/12/2014 Alameda County paramedics could reroute 911 patients from emergency rooms
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8/9/2014 Fresno County lowers abuse of ambulance rides, saving millions in costs
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8/8/2014 Doctors Medical Center Ends Emergency Ambulance Service
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8/4/2014 Legal Considerations in Provider Self-Defense
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7/30/2014 Paramedics may start making house calls
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7/30/2014 Alameda to join paramedicine pilot
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7/30/2014 California Pilot Program Could Allow Paramedics To Evaluate Patients At Home
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7/29/2014 California Ambulance Company Seeks New Service Hearing
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7/29/2014 CA DWC Posts Ambulance Fee Schedule Update to Conform to Changes in Medicare Payment System
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7/28/2014 Rescuing 911: Non-emergency calls stress system
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7/25/2014 Despite Controversy, LBFD Paramedic Pilot Program Appears Effective in First Few Weeks
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7/24/2014 SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Why Are Ambulance Bills So Expensive?
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7/10/2014 FBI Agents Raid Atwater Village Ambulance Company
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7/1/2014 CAAS Awards Certificate of Accreditation to Mission Ambulance, Riverside County
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6/30/2014 Ambulance Driver Nods Off Before Crash
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6/25/2014 14 1 New tech transmits patient EKG from ambulance to hospital
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6/23/2014 Second Ambulance Service Possible in Califonria City
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6/18/2014 Local: In Alameda In Alameda – Local News, Information, Events and Photos - Alameda City Council extends ambulance transport service
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6/13/2014 S.F lacks medics, ambulances to meet 911 needs
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6/11/2014 Veterans Home hosts training for Barstow agencies
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6/11/2014 California City Council Delays Ambulance Staffing Plan
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6/11/2014 Long Beach City plan changes ambulance staffing and reduces firefighter positions
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5/21/2014 The Ambulance Wheels Are Turning
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5/20/2014 Supervisors approve sharp ambulance rate hikes
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5/19/2014 Program Offers Burbank Residents Relief From Costly Ambulance Rides
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5/16/2014 Riggs Ambulance Service wins Merced County bidding process Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2014/05/16/6412365/riggs-ambulance-service-wins-merced.html#storylink=cpy
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5/9/2014 Calif. Fire Dept. Gets Its First Ambulances
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5/7/2014 Owners of Los Angeles Ambulance Company Sentenced for Medicare Fraud Scheme
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5/2/2014 RIVERSIDE: City moves to expand ambulance service
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4/28/2014 San Diego extends ambulance pact
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4/23/2014 Report: Ambulances Slowed by Filled-to-Capacity Hospitals
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4/22/2014 New Program To Lessen ER Visits - Huron County, MI
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4/21/2014 MURRIETA: City says medical-aid fee program off to healthy start
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4/21/2014 Paramedic in Ambulance Rollover Crash Leaves Hospital
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4/19/2014 County hides behind patient privacy to avoid transparency
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4/10/2014 How Can We Make 911 Really Work?
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4/4/2014 Riggs Ambulance professionals awarded for saving lives in Merced area
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4/3/2014 Operation Urban Rescue Disaster Training Helps Prepare Emergency Medical Response in California
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4/2/2014 Local emergency medical professionals receive Stars of Life awards
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3/31/2014 Public Safety Dispatchers: Disputes and Distress
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3/26/2014 Does Obamacare cover ambulance fees?
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3/22/2014 Editorial: What’s special about special fire districts? Extravagant pay
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3/21/2014 Stakes rise for Merced County’s ambulance contract
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3/10/2014 Riverside County First Responders Frustrated by Ambulance Delays
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3/10/2014 Supervisors Target Paramedic Fee
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3/5/2014 AMR workers flame Las Vegas fire chief over patient transport takeover
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3/3/2014 San Francisco ambulance response times criticized
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3/3/2014 City report on LAFD urges 911 overhaul, other changes in operations
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3/1/2014 S.F. Fire Department 911 response is short of goal, revenue
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2/27/2014 On why Sacramento leaders want you to take more ambulance rides
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2/18/2014 Rural/Metro ambulance company fires 24 workers
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2/15/2014 RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Ambulance contract won''t go out to bid
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2/15/2014 Emergency Services Nearly Paralyzed in Fresno Last Month
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2/9/2014 LAFD launches overhaul of procedures for handling 911 calls
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2/5/2014 CPR Instructor Accused of Selling Certifications to Santa Clara County EMTs
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2/5/2014 San Jose's slow 911 medical responses prompt big county penalties
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2/3/2014 Medic Ambulance accredited
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2/3/2014 Orange County Fire Authority Loses Management of Ambulance Contracts
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1/31/2014 Another View: Sacramento can save money by contracting out ambulance service
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1/30/2014 OC Ambulance Contracting Draws Scrutiny From State
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1/29/2014 Editorial: City must get to bottom of Sacramento fire overtime costs
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1/26/2014 Ambulances: Basic info about a service you may take for granted
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1/24/2014 RIVERSIDE COUNTY:Improvements needed for emergency ambulance system
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1/23/2014 Texas EMS launches community paramedic program
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1/10/2014 Governor''s budget keeps prospective 10% Medi-Cal cut
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1/10/2014 San Jose 911 medical response time lags -- big penalties proposed
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1/9/2014 Fire district at risk of losing 75 percent of operating funds
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1/2/2014 Covered California Faces $78M Deficit in FY 2015-2016 Budget
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12/31/2013 Rural/Metro emerges from bankruptcy
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12/30/2013 California ambulance stolen as medics helped patient
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12/30/2013 California Fire, EMS and Police Departments Review Training for Active Shooter Incidents
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12/22/2013 L.A. Fire Department dramatically overhauls response to shootings
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12/22/2013 Fewer California residents are receiving health insurance from their employers, report says
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12/20/2013 Emergency dispatchers note long hours and stress of job
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12/17/2013 Rural/Metro set to emerge from bankruptcy
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12/16/2013 Schumer wants to prevent cuts in Medicare to ambulance services
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12/11/2013 Santa Clara County supervisors amend contract of troubled ambulance firm
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12/10/2013 Preventing Violence Against EMS
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12/4/2013 Think the E.R. Is Expensive? Look at How Much It Costs to Get There
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11/30/2013 Instead of the ER: Paramedics making house calls to chronic patients
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11/19/2013 Balboa Ambulance Raided by Federal Agents
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11/19/2013 Health roundup: Outgoing EMS director gets statewide honor
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11/18/2013 O.C. ambulance company pays $3 million to settle fraud suit
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11/12/2013 Parts of Grand Jury report could play into in $4M Fire Department cuts
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11/11/2013 Santa Rosa air ambulance company fined $33,000
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11/11/2013 Santa Clara County's embattled ambulance company agrees on two-year contract with union
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11/11/2013 Santa Rosa air ambulance company fined $33,000
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11/8/2013 An EMS Introduction to Accountable Care Organizations
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11/8/2013 HEMET: City manager recommends contracting for fire service
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11/7/2013 Binge drinking at UC Berkeley strains EMS system
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11/4/2013 Rural Medi-Cal Managed Care Effort Begins
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11/4/2013 Piloting Community Paramedicine
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11/1/2013 Ford Recalls Ambulances Because Engines Can Stop
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11/1/2013 Paramedics report lack of critical care training
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10/31/2013 Recipients of Fall 2013 Christopher Meadows Memorial Paramedic Scholarship named
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10/29/2013 Owners and Supervisor of Ambulance Transportation Company Plead Guilty in Los Angeles for Role in Ambulance Fraud Scheme
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10/28/2013 New Ambulance Rules Tested in California City
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10/24/2013 Tactical Trained REMSA Paramedics Credited With Saving Gun Shot Victims
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10/23/2013 CAA Member Update - October 2013
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10/23/2013 Some California Providers Might Receive Waiver for 10% Medi-Cal Cut
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10/22/2013 39 EMTs to lose ambulance jobs in Stanislaus County
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10/21/2013 CAA Convention Photos Available to View
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10/13/2013 2 ambulance employees injured in crash near CHOC
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10/10/2013 L.A. Fire Chief Brian Cummings to step down, mayor says
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10/10/2013 Monterey County committee backs report to extend ambulance services contract
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10/9/2013 Committee recommends extending AMR''s Monterey County contract
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10/7/2013 Monterey County fire chiefs: Fix ambulance service contract
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10/3/2013 What San Diego’s Ambulance Contract Is Worth
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10/2/2013 It''s More Than an Emergency: Calif. Among States Seeking To Expand EMS Care
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10/1/2013 Q&A with Boo Heffner - Falck USA CEO
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10/1/2013 OC County Supervisors Raise Concerns About Potential Bid Rigging at Fire Authority
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10/1/2013 Hall Ambulance to donate AED to Senior Center Wednesday
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9/27/2013 Riverside to Revamp Ambulance Rules
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9/27/2013 The Ambulance Contract Waiting Game
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9/25/2013 Oceanside May Scale Back Ambulance Service
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9/25/2013 REMSA Opens New Communications Dispatch Center
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9/24/2013 RIVERSIDE: Council changes ambulance rules
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9/23/2013 RIVERSIDE: Ambulance rule changes could spark city-county turf battle
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9/20/2013 City's ambulance provider clings to sweetheart contract
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9/18/2013 Fire chief argues against contracted ambulance services
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9/18/2013 City Council committee to examine the future of ambulance services in San Diego
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9/10/2013 The Medic Will See You Now
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9/6/2013 Chiefs vie to run ambulances
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9/6/2013 Turf Battle Over 911 Calls
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9/3/2013 Merced County Gives Riggs Ambulance One-Year Extension
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8/29/2013 CA Seeks to Implement Paramedic, EMS Worker Pilot Programs
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8/28/2013 Shooting and Stabbing Response System ''Broken'' in Alameda County - NBC Bay Area
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8/27/2013 Private paramedics approved for some calls
Click for more information.  Expanding the role of private ambulances in Orange County’s health-care system, a county official announced Friday that companies will soon be able to use paramedics on some non-emergency calls. The policy change will reduce the waiting times for...
8/26/2013 Who pays for the ambulance?
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8/14/2013 A health IT system for emergency service teams adds California EMS group
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8/14/2013 Sacramento emergency workers vote to join rival union
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8/14/2013 UC Davis report: Paramedics should have more choices on patient transport
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8/14/2013 Morning Report: A Turnaround on Ambulance Services
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8/8/2013 Mission Creep at the L.A. Fire Department
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7/31/2013 Santa Clara County's troubled private ambulance provider pays bills just in time to avoid more contract violations
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7/31/2013 Bidding process for Merced County ambulance contract is detailed
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7/18/2013 Santa Clara County ambulance firm facing financial troubles
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7/18/2013 A scarlet letter for private contractors?
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7/15/2013 Dodgers drop deal with L.A. Fire Department after criticism
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7/13/2013 Long Beach would become first L.A. County city to no longer provide two paramedics on single responding
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7/8/2013 San Diego City Council Approves Extension for City Ambulance Services
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7/8/2013 Closure Threat Looms over Small, Rural Coalinga Hospital
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7/8/2013 A scarlet letter for private contractors?
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6/5/2013 Federal appeals court upholds California's Medi-Cal rate cut
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6/5/2013 Doctors, hospitals, unions push to stop Medi-Cal cuts
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4/11/2013 CAA joins coalition to oppose Constitutional Amendments to weaken Prop. 13
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4/2/2013 Committee Votes To Repeal Medi-Cal Cut
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3/14/2013 “Ambulance Services Brace for Pay Cut.” California Healthline
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11/7/2012 California Voters Approved Major Tax Increases
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