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.
North Texas Heat Index Tops 105 Degrees, MedStar Activates Extreme Weather ResponseMedStar has implemented its extreme weather response as North Texas enters its hottest week of the year, with heat indexes at or above 105 degrees.
Suspect Quickly Arrested After Stealing Ambulance From Outside Fort Worth HospitalOfficials in Fort Worth say a man stole an ambulance from outside a hospital and took it on a short joyride Tuesday night.
Coronavirus In Texas: MedStar Concerned COVID-19 Fears Preventing Heart Attack Patients From Calling 911MedStar says that some patients are waiting too long to call, and, even when they do, many patients are reluctant to go to the hospital.
North Texas Ambulance Provider To Do Coronavirus Testing At HomesSpecially trained paramedics with MedStar will be sent to the homes of Tarrant County residents who are being investigated by officials as possibly having the virus.
Coronavirus: Emergency Medical Services 'On The Brink Of Collapse' In Some Areas, Association SaysThe National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) is pleading for help in the fight against the coronavirus due to a "lack of medical supplies" for emergency medical personnel.
MedStar Reports Record Number Of Flu Patients In JanuaryThe number of flu cases in North Texas is still increasing according to MedStar which saw 323 patients in January for flu-related symptoms, which is up 41% from the month before.
4 People In Texas Tested For Coronavirus, Including Students At Baylor & Texas A&M UniversitiesResults for one of the people have come back negative according to the state, but results for three others are still pending.
MedStar Joins Area Hospitals In Taking Preventative Measures Against CoronavirusIn addition to area hospitals, MedStar is undertaking extra preventative measures amid a potential coronavirus outbreak.
First Responders Treating Person Who Fell From Building At Construction SiteMedStar is on the scene of a construction site in Fort Worth where someone fell from the fourth story of a building.
MedStar Responded To More Than Double The Usual Thanksgiving Holiday Injury CrashesThe ambulance service said there were 238 injury crashes between Wednesday and Sunday. On those same days in 2018, there were 115.
TxDOT Urges Drivers To 'End The Streak' Of Daily DeathsToday marks a grim anniversary, one that continues to serve as an important message for drivers.
MedStar Crews Responding To More Cases Of The Flu In North TexasAs the end of the year gets closer, MedStar crews are treating more and more patients suffering from flu-like symptoms.
MedStar Takes Special Needs Children Trick-Or-TreatingMedStar picked up children, who are unable to walk or speak, in an ambulance and took them trick-or-treating.