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.
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.