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 Tuesday, Jul 28 
Kentucky state agencies promoting 'Move Over' law (WLKY)
The Kentucky State Police and the state Office of Highway Safety are teaming up to promote safe driving behavior to protect people in emergency or public safety vehicles.

 Monday, Jul 27 
Is an ambulance the right vehicle for psych patient transfers? (EMS1)
EMS chiefs need to examine the clinical, safety, and economic rationale for medically-stable psych patient interfacility transfers.

 Monday, Jul 27 
5 must-have ambulance features (EMS1)
Consider safety, comfort, and efficiency of EMS providers when purchasing an ambulance.

 Monday, Jul 27 
Off-duty Estill Co. EMT sprints into action (LEX18)
A veteran paramedic who arrived at the scene posted a message on social media commending the EMT and paramedic student for his help.

 Monday, Jul 27 
WayPOINTS: Summer Edition (Air Evac Lifeteam)
Air Evac Lifeteam's quarterly newsletter.

 Monday, Jul 27 
Lexington man charged for assaulting firefighter (WKYT)
A man faces assault charges Monday after police said he attacked a Lexington firefighter Saturday morning.

 Monday, Jul 27 
Non-physicians take on growing role in medicine (Louisville Courier Journal)
Nurse practitioners, as well as physician assistants, are a fast-growing part of the medical marketplace, providing care some people associate more often with doctors, a USA TODAY analysis of federal data found.

 Monday, Jul 27 
Paramedic full time: Anderson County EMS, Lawrenceburg (Anderson) KY

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Knox EMT indicted in teen's death (EMS1)
The EMT has been charged with second-degree manslaughter after allegedly driving an ambulance under the influence and hitting a group of teens on bicycles, killing one of them.

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Walmart announces infant car seat designed to prevent hot car deaths (CNN)
Walmart and Evenflo announced this week a new infant car seat with technology designed to remind drivers of their backseat passengers, and stop children from dying in hot cars.

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Ambulance collides with car in a wedding procession in Georgetown (WKYT)
Georgetown Police are investigating a crash between an ambulance and a wedding procession.

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Study: Hospitals often overestimate ability to deliver fast stroke care (EMS World)
When asked about administering tPA to stroke patients, hospital staff perceptions did not always line up with actual performance.

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Anti-overdose drug training offered every month in Louisville (WDRB)
100 kits have been handed out.

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Lexington police, firefighters help Flatgap residents pick up pieces after devastating flood (Lexington Herald Leader)
Johnson County residents are getting help from Lexington public safety officers this weekend as the Flatgap community begins to recover from a devastating flood.

 Sunday, Jul 26 
EMT/Firefighter: City of Winchester, Winchester (Clark) KY

 Sunday, Jul 26 
Paramedic/Firefighter: City of Winchester, Winchester (Clark) KY

 Saturday, Jul 25 
Vanderbilt LifeFlight debuts new airplane (EMS World)
Vanderbilt LifeFlight is adding a new airplane that will provide emergency medical transportation for infants, children and adults located essentially anywhere in the U.S.

 Saturday, Jul 25 
Charges dismissed for Ky. man who defended himself against drunken former firefighter (EMS World)
The man stabbed the former firefighter in self defense in 2012.

 Saturday, Jul 25 
Research explores EMS providers' role in end-of-life calls (EMS1)
Interviews with NY EMTs and paramedics provides new insights into the complex, yet largely unknown juncture of emergency care and end-of-life care.

 Friday, Jul 24 
Donations collected for first responders arrive in Johnson County (WKYT)
Lexington Police organized the donation drive. The donations were taken to Johnson County Thursday night.

 Friday, Jul 24 
Heel-Only CPR: A giant step for resuscitation? (EMS World)
What would happen if instead of compressing the chest using the heels of their hands, bystanders used the heels of their feet?

 Friday, Jul 24 
Paramedic Full/Part time: Mercer County Emergency Medical Services, Inc, Harrodsburg (Mercer) KY

 Thursday, Jul 23 
What first responders and lay people need to know about naloxone kits (EMS1)
Legislation and regulatory change has made it is possible for cops, parents, teachers, and friends of addicts to obtain naloxone; this is what you need to know before you buy a kit.

 Wednesday, Jul 22 
Ky. EMT accused of sending unsolicited text messages to patient (EMS1)
A case claiming the EMT violated patient privacy rights has been moved from state court to federal court.

 Wednesday, Jul 22 
Dispatchers overcome heartbreak to play key role in Johnson County flood response (WYMT)
While people continue cleaning up from devastating flooding, we are learning more about folks who worked behind the scenes to make sure losses were not greater.

 Wednesday, Jul 22 
Lexington emergency workers plan trip to help Johnson County first responders (Lexington Herald Leader)
A group of Lexington police, firefighters and paramedics will assist first responders affected by recent flooding in Johnson County.

 Wednesday, Jul 22 
Paramedic: Portsmouth Emergency Ambulance Service, Vanceburg (Lewis) KY

 Tuesday, Jul 21 
Exploring the future of Medicaid on its 50th anniversary (EMS World)
A Q&A with Matt Salo, executive director of the National Association of Medicaid Directors.

 Tuesday, Jul 21 
ESO Solutions, Inc. acquires Emergency Technologies, Inc. (EMS World)
ESO adds to its all-in-one software suite.

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