Fire Chief » Fire-based EMS http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:46:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 LAFD divides city into 4 bureaus to improve response times http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/12/lafd-divides-city-into-4-bureaus-to-improve-response-times/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/12/lafd-divides-city-into-4-bureaus-to-improve-response-times/#comments Mon, 12 Jan 2015 18:46:00 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/12/lafd-divides-city-into-4-bureaus-to-improve-response-times/
It is designed to place one official in charge of a region to incorporate its unique geographical or logistical challenges into improving response times
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Q&A: New Ala. fire chief balks at calls to cut EMS service http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/07/qa-new-ala-fire-chief-balks-at-calls-to-cut-ems-service-2/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/07/qa-new-ala-fire-chief-balks-at-calls-to-cut-ems-service-2/#comments Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:13:19 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/07/qa-new-ala-fire-chief-balks-at-calls-to-cut-ems-service-2/
Fire Chief Tony Grande says keeping fire-based EMS is the best way to save civilian lives
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Q&A: New Ala. fire chief balks at calls to cut EMS service http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/07/qa-new-ala-fire-chief-balks-at-calls-to-cut-ems-service/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/07/qa-new-ala-fire-chief-balks-at-calls-to-cut-ems-service/#comments Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:13:19 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/07/qa-new-ala-fire-chief-balks-at-calls-to-cut-ems-service/
Fire Chief Tony Grande says keeping fire-based EMS is the best way to save civilian lives
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Fire department to charge $100 for medical calls not requiring transport http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/02/fire-department-charge-100-medical-calls-requiring-transport/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/02/fire-department-charge-100-medical-calls-requiring-transport/#comments Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:37:41 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2345
It's part of a cost-recovery effort; residents can avoid all out-of-pocket EMS expenses by enrolling in a membership program for $48 a year.
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The Command Post Podcast: Is fire-based EMS better than private EMS? http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/20/command-post-podcast-fire-based-ems-better-private-ems/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/20/command-post-podcast-fire-based-ems-better-private-ems/#comments Fri, 20 Jun 2014 06:00:15 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2206
Lt. Rom Duckworth and Chief Rob Wylie also talk about Capt. Elizabeth Cascio, the first female to serve as executive officer to the FDNY commissioner.
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