Wednesday, December 3, 2008
Monday, December 1, 2008
Monday, November 24, 2008
Yuva, The Youth Forum on Doordarshan is a show for the youth of India. In this episode, Sweta Mangal, CEO of Dial 1298 for Ambulance gives advice on how the youth can help during a medical emergency or disaster and the importance of First Aid during such circumstances.
Friday, November 14, 2008
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
The Mumbai Emergency Management Exercise (MEMEx), was held from 3rd to 9th November 2008, is the result of multi-institutional partnerships designed to harness the strengths and capabilities of regional emergency responders, hospitals and state agencies as they prepare to confront urban catastrophes . The week long event included a series of rigorous trainings and workshops focusing on pre-hospital care, hospital disaster preparedness, advanced trauma care, monitoring and evaluation methodology, all culminating in a table -top exercise and a large field drill.
Sunday, November 9, 2008
Dial 1298 for Ambulance expanded its presence in Kerala to cover three more districts of Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam with an additional fleet of 8 Ambulances. The launch function was held at VJT Hall, Thiruvananthapuram on 20th October 2008.
Thursday, October 9, 2008
Dial 1298 for Ambulance launched its 51st Ambulance in Mumbai & also unveiled its new World’s Best Ambulance Control Room Software The software known as ProQA is the premier Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD) software package in the world that has the facility of collecting vital information from the caller, obtaining the patients status, choosing an appropriate Ambulance dispatch level and most importantly in instructing the caller with medically approved protocols to support the victim / patient until the dispatched Ambulance arrive at the incident scene during an emergency medical situation.”
To complement this world’s best Ambulance Control Room technology set up certified by the National Academy of Emergency Medical Dispatch (NAEMD), the 1298 Ambulance Control Room has been equipped with CAD – Computer Aided Dispatch Software which works on RTS – Real time Tracking System of Ambulances using GPS – Global Positioning Systems. Reliable Communication Link between Control Room, Ambulances and Hospital Emergency Rooms are provided using wireless Radio Trunking backed up with CDMA and GSM phones to ensure smooth functioning of the Life Support Ambulance Service.