Feb 112016
 

2016-02-11 13.05.23

2016-02-11 13.05.23

Cumberland Goodwill EMS will be setting up a special exhibit at EMS Today 2016 February 25th-27th at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland! We’re looking to connect with the best and brightest in EMS from across America. Speak to our providers, learn about our service and what we do, explore our response data, grab some of our fun promotional items, discover the greater Carlisle area and the unique things it has to offer, and sign up to win one of three drones we’ll be giving away throughout the conference.

We can’t wait to connect with the nationwide EMS community down in Baltimore- and we’re certain you won’t want to miss this awesome event! Be sure to register at www.emstoday.com and find us at booth #3532. We hope to see you there!

Online Patient Surveys

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Jan 272016
 

Fill out patient surveys online!

Fill out patient surveys online!

We’re pleased to announce patients now have the ability to immediately enter online feedback for our providers without waiting for a survey to be mailed to them. Simply visit this weblink after an encounter an let us know how we are doing! We appreciate hearing from you!

Press Release on Naloxone Use in Middlesex Township 11/6/15

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Nov 102015
 
A recent call on 11/6/15 saw one of the first pre-EMS administrations of Naloxone in the Cumberland Goodwill zone.

A recent call on 11/6/15 saw one of the first pre-EMS administrations of Naloxone in the Cumberland Goodwill zone.

NALOXONE ADMINISTRATION IN MIDDLESEX TOWNSHIP

Team Effort Helps Critical Patient

Carlisle, PA- 11/10/15 – Friday marked one of the first times that Cumberland Goodwill EMS responded to a critical patient who received Naloxone from the police. On 11/6/2015 at approximately 10:30pm, 911 was contacted for a patient at the Motel 6 in Middlesex Township, thought to be in cardiac arrest. Dispatchers with the Cumberland County Department of Public Safety recognized the immediacy of the emergency and gave lifesaving instructions to care for a patient who was not breathing. Police and the Fire Chief from Middlesex Township arrived on scene quickly and administered 2mg of the overdose-drug Naloxone intranasally to the patient. The North Middleton Township Fire Department responded and assisted the police with rescue breathing until Cumberland Goodwill EMS arrived and administered a second dose of 2mg Naloxone, after which the patient improved, regained consciousness, and was transported to the hospital. All actions by this entire team of public safety professionals were critical to a positive outcome for the patient. Continue reading »

2016 Ambulance Membership Drive Underway

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Nov 072015
 

2016 ambulance memberships are now available!

2016 ambulance memberships are now available!

Our annual membership drive has just kicked off! This year, individual memberships are $75, while household memberships for everyone at the same physical address can be purchased for $100. Head over here to read about the great benefits of ambulance memberships and subscribe online today!