AMR, Greenfield hold dedication ceremony for new ambulances

AMR, Greenfield hold dedication ceremony for new ambulances

By Mary Byrne on September 23, 2020     GREENFIELD — City officials and representatives from the medical transportation company AMR dedicated two new ambulances to the city on Wednesday. “By the strength of a public-private partnership, we’re proud to offer...
Viewpoint: Make mental health for minority children a priority

Viewpoint: Make mental health for minority children a priority

By Lesli Suggs & Lydia Conley on September 17, 2020     In Massachusetts, there are 2.6 times more Black children and 3 times more Hispanic/Latino children than white children in the child-welfare system, according to the Department of Children and...
Vital EMS Launching Earn While You Learn Program In Worcester

Vital EMS Launching Earn While You Learn Program In Worcester

By Spectrum News Staff Worcester on September 3, 2020 A new program will allow people to get EMT certified while also being paid for their training. Vital EMS is partnering with the city of Worcester to launch the Earn While You Learn program. Springfield adopted it...