|“A symphony of efficiency”: the BCEHS response to the February 25, 2018 Coquihalla incident||“A symphony of efficiency”: the BCEHS response to the February 25, 2018 Coquihalla incident||Winter conditions on the Coquihalla led to a major crash involving two buses, two semis and several passenger vehicles on the night of February 25, triggering a coordinated BCEHS response that spanned multiple departments and communities. ||http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/coquihalla-incident||2018-03-02T08:00:00Z|
|Woman saves husband’s life with 19 minutes of continual CPR||Woman saves husband’s life with 19 minutes of continual CPR||Luanne and Ken Katz are kayak racers. One Saturday morning in November they were out on the water doing what Luanne calls a workout paddle. "We were completing intervals, we were wearing our heart monitors," she said, "nothing unusual."||http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/woman-saves-husband’s-life-with-19-minutes-of-continual-cpr||2018-02-05T08:00:00Z|
|If you’re alone when you overdose, who will save your life?||If you’re alone when you overdose, who will save your life?||You’ve seen the depressing statistics on the news. Victims of overdose are at high risk of dying, especially if there’s fentanyl in the mix.
If someone is there to immediately call 911 so paramedics can help, that risk decreases enormously.||http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/if-you’re-alone-when-you-overdose-who-will-save-your-life||2018-01-25T08:00:00Z|
|Husband and wife part of 'chain of survival'||Husband and wife part of 'chain of survival'||A unique Vital Link award presentation was held recently in northwest BC that saw both a husband and wife from Terrace honoured for saving each other’s lives through the use of CPR.||http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/husband-and-wife-part-of-chain-of-survival||2018-01-18T08:00:00Z|
|Thirteen ambulances, over 40 patients - and a positive outcome||Thirteen ambulances, over 40 patients - and a positive outcome||A group of over 40 Delta farm workers had been cleaning greenhouse windows using gas-powered pressure washers, when they began feeling unwell. Managers at the farm initiated evacuation protocols and called 911.||http://www.bcehs.ca/about/news-stories/stories/thirteen-ambulances-over-40-patients-and-a-positive-outcome||2017-12-14T08:00:00Z|