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Heroin Use Growing Problem in Wisconsin – Including La Crosse

Heroin related overdose deaths have actually been declining in La Crosse County since 2010. However, the number of patients given Narcan by Tri-State has been steadily increasing. Continue reading

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Split Second Decisions

“Split Second Decisions” was the topic of the presentation that included Tri-State Ambulance paramedic Bill Zirk. Continue reading

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Tri-State Regional Ambulance Responds to Serious Crash

While attending a meeting in a neighboring jurisdiction, Tri-State Regional Ambulance responded to a serious crash on U.S. 18. Continue reading

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Tri-State Ambulance Assists in Mock Crash at Holmen High School

Tri-State Ambulance and the Holmen Fire Department teamed up to demonstrate the dangers of distracted driving. Continue reading

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Winter Weather and EMS

Lead Medic Nick Eastman speaks to WXOW about responding to calls in the winter weather. Continue reading

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System Playback Technology

New technology used by Tri-State Ambulance allows managers and quality assurance staff to “play back” the entire system minute by minute.  The link below shows a sample of this technology from Memorial Day weekend 2012.  The playback period is 12 … Continue reading

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Tri-State Ambulance Paramedics to Help Carry the Load

Beginning May 1st, four Tri-State Ambulance Paramedics will provide medical support for the 1700-mile, 26 day, relay to remember and celebrate our American heroes this Memorial Day.  Beginning in West Point, NY and ending in Dallas, TX, this event will … Continue reading

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Transport Safety Day at Gundersen Lutheran – May 16th

Tri-State Ambulance, Gundersen Lutheran MedLink Air and Air Methods are proud to announce Transport Safety Day 2012, to be held at the Gundersen Lutheran Overholt Auditorium on May 16th, beginning at 8:30AM. National safety advocates Nadine Levick, MD and Flight … Continue reading

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Gundersen Lutheran to hold EMS training April 11th

Management of Cardiac Arrest: A System Approach will be presented to members of the greater Coulee Region EMS system on April 11th at 7:00PM in the Overholt Auditorium on the Gundersen Lutheran main campus. The training is open to First … Continue reading

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Tri-State Ambulance Releases 2011 Community Report

Tri-State Ambulance is proud to announce the release of its 2011 Community Report.  Highlights this year include continued clinical and operational accomplishments, additional expansion of technology, safety, and community service programs, and acquisition of our new Regional Operations and Communications … Continue reading

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