EMS Partners

  • Chief Peter Davis, Galveston Island Beach Patrol

    Galveston Island Beach Patrol improves island health, safety

    For a swimmer caught in a rip current, floating unresponsive in frigid waters off Galveston in the heart of winter, the two or three minutes it can take to get to shore can mean the difference between life and death.

  • Jehle eyes horizon for training future emergency physicians in the field

    Dr. Dietrich Jehle, chair of UTMB Department of Emergency Medicine, expects future emergency medical residents in his department to respond to emergencies in the field by working shifts with EMS agencies, riding with crews, meeting them in ambulance bays and reviewing cases with them.