AMR

AMR, Mercy Flights end partnership

JOSEPHINE COUNTY – American Medical Response in Josephine County has ended its partnership with Mercy Flights. That means those who are subscribed to the current program with them, called Paramed, will only be receiving coverage for ground transportation starting in July. According …

First responders participate in extrication training

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — First responders in Grants Pass brushed up on their skills in training exercises Wednesday. Rural Metro Fire and American Medical Response gathered at Cascade Recycling for extrication training. First responders got hands-on experience going through what it’s like …

Josephine Co. to add bleed kits in high-risk areas

Josephine County, Ore. — Local first responders and medical personnel are working together to put bleed kits all around Josephine County. They contain items, such as tourniquets and bandages. It’s all part of a national campaign called, Stop the Bleed. Rural Metro Fire, …

Rollover crash on Hayes Hill

Wonder, Ore. — Rural Metro Fire responded to a rollover crash Saturday, just before 6 p.m. on Hayes Hill, near MP 15 on Redwood Highway. When crews arrived on-scene, they found a single vehicle on its top in the roadway, with the …

Rope rescue used in car crash

MERLIN, Ore. – Rural Metro Fire responded to a car accident on Galice and Crow Roads in Merlin Friday night. RMF along with Josephine County AMR and Grants Pass Fire/Rescue had to use a rope to help one person out of the …