Most people agree that the US healthcare industry is complicated. Probably unnecessarily so. From the expanding elderly population to the rollout of the Affordable Care Act; the expectations and demands have never been higher, while the pressure to reduce costs have increased.
In honor of National Nurse's Week, we took to the halls of the hospitals our EMTs work with every day and spoke with some amazing nurses. From trauma nurses, to labor and delivery nurses, they all have a story, and they are all a huge part of the care patients receive every day. They deserve our respect and our appreciation every day, but especially in recognition of National Nurse's Week
A group of six friends were playing Frisbee and thinking about surfing Saturday evening at San Onofre beach when they heard someone yelling “shark.” They didn’t know it, but their actions in the next 15 minutes would give Leeanne Ericson a chance at survival.
In honor of International Firefighters Day we sat down with Luis Gomez, a firefighter and Marine, to take a peek into his world. Thank you Luis, and every other firefighter who puts their lives on the line each day for us. We appreciate you.