The Basics Of Emergency Response – Check, Call, Care

Every emergency is different, but there are still some similarities in how you should respond if you find yourself in an emergency situation. When time is of the essence during an emergency, it can be hard to know what to do, which is why the Red Cross and other medical groups like to remind people of a simple phrase that can help in the event of an emergency, and that’s “Check, Call, Care.” In today’s blog, we take a closer […]

Meet ADAM – The Newest Member Of The Gold Cross Team

At Gold Cross, we’re always looking for new ways to make training and simulations more lifelike so that our team is always ready when an emergency develops. Recently, we added a new member to our team that we believe will help ensure our staff are prepared for any situation that comes their way. We’re pleased to introduce ADAM-X, or just ADAM for short. ADAM is a male patient simulator designed for practicing skills and providing medical assistance in the event […]

Common Reasons For Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

When you picture ambulatory services, you likely imagine an ambulance racing at high speeds through city streets with their lights and sirens on as they work to provide emergency medical care for someone. Emergency medical transportation may get most of the attention, but many ambulance services like Gold Cross also offer non-emergency medical transportation to assist in a number of non-life threatening situations. In today’s blog, we look at some of the most common reasons why people call to schedule […]