The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) mourned the recent passing of Sam Cunningham, a dedicated public health practitioner who previously served as the regional emergency medical services (EMS) program director for the West Central Health Distr
Blog: Emergency medical services
If the U.S.’s stroke belt was an actual belt, then Georgia would sit squarely on the buckle. The state has the ninth-highest stroke death rate in the nation and nearly 3,800 Georgians died from a stroke in 2008 alone.
“No one has dedicated more time and effort advocating for the advancement and enhancement of pre-hospital care in Georgia than Keith Wages.” With those words, the director of the Office of EMS and Trauma for the Georgia Department of Public Health (DP
Originally published May 06, 2013
Originally published Aug. 19, 2013