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and more people are avoiding calling 911 during medical emergencies and driving
to the hospitals themselves, but officials say that's the last thing they
paramedics are just as trained and capable when it comes to emergencies as the
local hospital. Think of an ambulance as an ER on wheels. Everything inside is
designed to save lives.
are often able to quickly arrive on scene and diagnose the emergency and bypass
the emergency room, getting you to a doctor faster.
have a number of people that show up on scene…getting a bunch of hands on
people right away," said John Seiverth, assistant chief with Perrysburg Fire
want to remind everyone that every second counts during an emergency, and
getting in your car to drive to the hospital is the last thing you ever want to
do during a medical emergency.
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