EMS

New law allows home EMS treatment for some patients

Emergency medical services from the comfort of … your couch?   A new state law passed earlier this year will allow EMS personnel to do just that for people with certain medical conditions.  The new…


Thank you, EMS

Today marks the last day of the 50th EMS Week — a celebration of emergency medical responders and their work. Like many first responders, EMS workers — including paramedics and emergency medical technicians — are…


MPD, EMS respond to tragic call on Wednesday

The community is reeling following a tragedy involving a baby found deceased in a hot vehicle Wednesday afternoon.  The Morgantown Police Department released a statement regarding the incident on Thursday morning.  “On Wednesday, May 22…




Legislators learn about shortage of EMS workers

MORGANTOWN – Legislators received a mountain uscasummer of figures on Tuesday demonstrating that there aren’t enough EMS responders across the state. Delegate Joe Statler, R-Monongalia and co-chair of the Joint Committee on Volunteer Fire Departments…