North Texas First Responders Report Significant Increase In Calls For Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, HypothermiaPeople can get seriously hurt or sick depending on how they deal with the power outages during the extremely cold weather in North Texas.
Fort Worth Extends Boil Water Notice To Northern Third Of City, Will Last Until WednesdayFort Worth is extending its boil water notice due to rolling power outages impacting the city’s ability to treat and move water to customers.
Millions Of Texans Remain Without Power After Record Cold TempsNearly 4 million homes and businesses were without power early Tuesday in Texas, where temperatures dipped into the single digits overnight.
Oncor Says It's Responding To 2 Power Emergencies In Getting Electricity Back On"These blackouts are no longer rolling blackouts," said Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price in a video on Facebook. "They are continued and sustained in many places and may be for some time to come."
3 Hospitalized In Serious To Critical Condition After Apparent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Fort WorthBoth MedStar and the Fort Worth Fire Department got the call as a carbon monoxide incident, but a fire department spokesman was unable to immediately confirm the gas was involved.
Fort Worth Paramedic John Hamilton Recognized For Coming To The Rescue On And Off The ClockJohn Hamilton is a paramedic for MedStar who has taken on extra shifts and duties, remodeled his parents’ home and is getting ready to adopt kids.
Woman Killed In Crash Involving Car And School Bus In North Fort WorthIt happened just before 5:00 p.m. on Blue Mound Road just south of State Highway 114 along the Justin-Fort Wort border near Northwest High School.
Stuffed Animals Helping North Texas Pediatric Patients Who Need Emergency ServicesExperiencing a medical emergency can be frightening for adults, let alone children. Now, one North Texas mobile health service is doing something to make the events less scary for their littlest patients.
MedStar Seeing Increase In Emergency Calls Regarding COVID-19On Wednesday, MedStar Mobile Health ambulances were dispatched to 111 COVID-19 related calls, the highest number in a single day since the pandemic began.
Fort Worth Police Investigating After Dead Man Found On Loop 820 In Fort Worth MedStar confirms a dead man was found on the north bound side of 6200 East Loop 820 South Fwy.
MedStar Offers Mobile Flu Vaccine Clinics For 10+ PeopleTo help prevent the incidence of flu cases in their service area, MedStar is offering mobile flu vaccine clinics again this year for 10 or more people.
Now Hiring: Busy MedStar Looking To Add Paramedics, Technicians And 911 Call TakersFor more than three decades MedStar Health has been answering 911 calls for help primarily on the western end of the DFW Metroplex
MedStar Stresses Dangers Of Heat-Related Illness Amid Dog Days Of SummerAs North Texas enters a long stretch of hot weather, it’s a good time to remember that prolonged or intense exposure to hot temperatures can cause heat-related illnesses.
More North Texas Nursing Home Residents Evacuated After COVID-19 Cases SurgeThursday morning paramedics and state contractors were busy evacuating some 30 patients from a North Texas nursing home a after a third of the residents there tested positive for COVID-19.
State Investigates Lake Worth Nursing Home, More Than 60 Residents MovedAt least 20 of the residents have COVID-19, although it's not yet clear if that's why MedStar is moving them.