NYC's paramedics and EMTs 'continually short-staffed' as emergency call response times grow longer

EMT Daniel Surat runs to board an ambulance heading out on an emergency call. EMS union leaders say turnover within the agency, due to a combination of stress and inadequate pay, contributes to a loss of expertise and periodic understaffing. [ more › ]

NYC's paramedics and EMTs 'continually short-staffed' as
emergency call response times grow longer
EMT Daniel Surat runs to board an ambulance heading out on an emergency call.

EMT Daniel Surat runs to board an ambulance heading out on an emergency call.

EMS union leaders say turnover within the agency, due to a combination of stress and inadequate pay, contributes to a loss of expertise and periodic understaffing. [ more › ]