Home Emergency Care Topic of the Month
April 25, 2019
When a medical emergency occurs the City of Waitsburg and its surrounding homes and farms face challenges, as do all rural areas, in EMS response times and transport times to an emergency room. This monthly column, written by former firefighter and paramedic Randy Charles, is aimed at providing area residents, who are faced with a medical or traumatic event, some kind of knowledge and skills that can be utilized to help a stricken individual while waiting for EMS.
Everyone has heard the old saying “As serious as a Heart Attack.” One of the reasons we all know it is because he...