A little before midnight on a recent Friday, paramedics from the City of Miami brought in a man who had been found passed out in a Dumpster. Whether the man crawled into the Dumpster on his own or was tossed inside by others wasn’t clear.
The firing of a Hallandale Beach lifeguard has drawn harsh criticism, all because he saved a drowning man outside of his patrol area.
An apparent suicide attempt using a toxic chemical closed the emergency room at Northwest Medical Center for hours Sunday morning, after the victim contaminated himself, paramedics, and eventually the emergency room with a pesticide.
A woman is in critical condition after she was pulled from her car when it went into a canal in Deerfield Beach.
When paramedics gathered at UM’s Gordon Center Wednesday, they weren’t there to fight a fire. Instead, they were there honing their skills in the UM Stephanie Browne Advanced Life Support Paramedic Competition.