In recent years, MedStar has had visitors from all over the world come to see its efficient dispatch center. But, the high-tech system is housed in a building with a lot of low tech problems.
Calls for an ambulance have surged in Fort Worth, another sign the flu is taking an unusual toll.
With hundreds of human cases of the West Nile Virus being reported across Texas and more than a dozen related deaths in North Texas it seems some people are overreacting and calling 911 when they’re bitten by a mosquito.
Rescuers rushed to a community pool in Fort Worth after getting calls to help a child.
One child was killed and another critically hurt after a pickup truck lost control in a Lake Worth shopping center parking lot Saturday afternoon, striking several pedestrians and cars. Four adults were also injured.
There’s a new leader at MedStar in Fort Worth. Mike D’Agostino started Monday as the organization’s new Director of Operations, and he spoke with CBS 11 News about his plans.
A 20-year-old man attempting to cut down a tree was killed when the tree fell down upon him Wednesday evening, MedStar officials said.
Starting next week, calling 9-1-1 in Tarrant County may not necessarily mean that an ambulance is on the way. MedStar is rolling out a new triage system to screen non-emergency calls and get patients to the right provider.
Just before dawn a fire broke out in an apartment, adjacent to a home on Fort Worth’s west side. One person inside the apartment was seriously injured but managed to crawl out a window and run across the street to a neighbor’s house.
One child was struck and killed and another two were hit and injured by a driver in a red Suburban who tried to quickly navigate a U-turn after hitting a parked car in the 5200 block of South Crest St., witnesses on the scene say.
There’s a growing trend in medical alerts showing up in North Texas, replacing bracelets to alert paramedics.
MedStar officials are treating one woman for burn injuries following a fire at an antique mall in the 100 block of Saginaw Blvd.