Elderly Patient Killed, Paramedic Injured After Hawaii Ambulance ‘Explodes'
An elderly patient was killed and a paramedic injured Wednesday night after an ambulance combusted in Kailua, Hawaii.
Ambulances Waiting Hours to Offload Patients Into Local Emergency Rooms
When emergencies happen, seconds matter. We pay a lot of attention to how quickly ambulances get to the scene of an emergency, but picking up the patient is only half of the picture. The other half is what happens once that patient gets to a hospital.
NBC 7 Investigates: Ambulances Waiting Hours to Offload Patients Into Local Emergency Rooms
NBC 7 Investigates discovered the trip from the parking lot into the emergency room can take hours. In some extreme cases, it’s taking more than two hours to transfer the care of a patient. Despite a wide awareness of the problem, lawmakers, ambulance providers and hospitals can’t seem to agree on a solution.
WATCH: Police Stun Man Who Intercepted Ambulance, Jumped on Hood Near Seaport Village
A man who jumped in front of a moving ambulance in the middle of Harbor Drive was taken into custody after San Diego police used a stun gun to take him down near Seaport Village on Sunday.
WATCH: Man Arrested After Showdown With San Diego Ambulance
San Diego police used a stun gun to take down a man who intercepted an amublance near Seaport Village on Sunday.
WATCH: Flying Tesla Lands on Ambulance in Kearny Mesa
San Diego Fire-Rescue helped three people escape from a Tesla stuck on top of an ambulance after going over an embankment.
Flying Tesla Lands Precariously on Ambulance in San Diego, 3 Rescued
San Diego Fire-Rescue crews had to pull three people from a Tesla that went off an embankment Wednesday and was saved from plummeting further by a city ambulance.
Falck, City of San Diego's New Ambulance Provider Begins Service
Falck, the City of San Diego’s new ambulance provider, began service on Saturday, months after the city council voted to switch providers.
San Diego's New Ambulance Provider Responds to City's Concerns
Falck Mobile Health has 35 days left to roll out 66 new ambulances and employ 350 employees in the field