Meet the Medic Monday-Bridgette Vine

Welcome to the first Meet the Medics Monday of the year! Bridgette Vine is one of our newer Paramedics at Gold Cross Ambulance. Meet Bridgette! I am a new Paramedic but I am not new to the medical field. I worked as a CNA and AEMT for 4 years each prior to advancing to Paramedic.  Prior to ems I did road construction and heavy equipment operating for 6 years and loved every minute of it! EMS isn’t for everybody…You need […]

Can the Ice Scraper in Your Back Seat Save Lives?

With the arrival of the beautiful fall colors in the Fox Valley, many of us are waking up to a frosty windshield. Personally, I have been guilty of running late in the morning and taking off with a partially frosted windshield and windows on a brisk morning. Not only is this dangerous, but illegal in Wisconsin! [1] It may mean setting your alarm 10 minutes earlier than normal to avoid unsafe and reckless driving habits. In addition, you also have […]