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 Sunday, Sep 25 
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash (AP News)
First responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers.

 Sunday, Sep 25 
Can you really perform an emergency cricothyrotomy using a ballpoint pen? (JEMS)
This month’s article is in the mythbusters category of EMS research—when we should question even the most advanced procedures and popular beliefs.

 Sunday, Sep 25 
Man behind bars after speeding through accident scene (WLKY)
A man is behind bars after police said he sped through an accident scene, nearly hitting several officers.

 Saturday, Sep 24 
Ky. Kingdom honors first responders with free admission (WHAS)
The park will honor first responders and their families with free admission this final weekend.

 Friday, Sep 23 
Senator: 911 systems vulnerable to cyber attack (EMS1)
The growing concern of a cyber attack has prompted agencies to reevaluate their backup plans should such an event occur.

 Thursday, Sep 22 
Ambulance delivery to emergency rooms set to skyrocket putting ambulance company financials on life support (EMS World)
Medicaid and Medicare drive reimbursements below cost of service.

  Thursday, Sep 22 
Kentucky EMS Conference and Expo Photo Album
The Kentucky EMS Conference and Expo has begun at the Lexington Convention Center and ends Friday afternoon. A photo album is available.

 Thursday, Sep 22 
Edmonson EMS Vehicle Involved In Sunday Morning Crash, Two Sent To Hospital (Edmonson Voice)
A two-vehicle accident involving an Edmonson County EMS Emergency Response Vehicle sent two to the hospital on Sunday morning.

  Wednesday, Sep 21 
Kentucky EMS Golf Scramble Photo Album
The Kentucky EMS Golf Scramble kicks off the Kentucky EMS Conference and Expo at the Lexington Convention Center, and the on-line photo album is now available

 Wednesday, Sep 21 
Ambulance tax issue goes to committee; magistrate suggests privatizing service (Glasgow Daily Times)
Ultimately, the only thing Barren County Fiscal Court decided Tuesday about the possibility of establishing an ambulance taxing district was that at least one member was not ready to make a decision without exploring another option first.

 Wednesday, Sep 21 
Ambulance and car collide on KY 728, one hurt (Glasgow Daily Times)
The Kentucky State Police responded to a two-vehicle injury collision Sunday at about 9:30 a.m. on KY 728 in Edmonson County that involved an Edmonson County EMS Ambulance.

 Wednesday, Sep 21 
Firefighter/Paramedic: Elsmere Fire District, Elsmere (Kenton) KY

 Tuesday, Sep 20 
E911 dispatchers seek job reclassification (WPSD)
Dispatchers, or telecommunicators, are classified as secretaries by the office of management and business.

 Tuesday, Sep 20 
AHA recommends standards to improve dispatcher-assisted CPR (EMS World)
The American Heart Association published recommendations this month that set standards for timely and high quality delivery of dispatcher-assisted CPR, also known as telephone CPR (T-CPR).

 Tuesday, Sep 20 
Prince William talks of 'dark moments' in air ambulance job (ABC News)
Prince William has talked of 'dark moments' in his job as an air ambulance pilot as he spoke of the strength he takes from the camaraderie of being part of a four-person helicopter crew.

 Tuesday, Sep 20 
Assistant Director: Barren-Metcalfe County EMS, Glasgow (Barren) KY

 Tuesday, Sep 20 
Firefighter/EMT-P: Independence Fire District, Independence (Kenton) KY

 Tuesday, Sep 20 
Firefighter/EMT: Independence Fire District, Independence (Kentucky) KY

 Monday, Sep 19 
Ky. air ambulance base honored with regional award (EMS World)
The Morgan County Air Evac Lifeteam Base was recently honored as the company's Region 2 Most Improved Base of the Year.

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