Rookie D.C. Firefighter Saves Elderly Woman From House FireA 19-year-old who has only been with the D.C. Fire and EMS Department for a few months is being hailed as a hero after battling an intense house fire to save an elderly woman trapped in her room.
Paramedic Barred From Patient Contact After Letter A District of Columbia paramedic has been temporarily barred from contact with patients after he sent a letter to the D.C. Council about staffing shortages that he says are endangering city residents.
D.C. Announces New Ambulances, Paramedic Hires The District of Columbia Fire and EMS department is bolstering its depleted ranks with new ambulances and nine new paramedics.
D.C. Fire and EMS Says Response Times Improving After ControversiesThe D.C. Fire and EMS Department is touting improved response times in recent months.