DC Fire & EMS Department officials confirm units switched on call but haven't explained why.Read More »
Tag Archives: David Rosenbaum
DC Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe now gets his say. His views on going to 12-hour shifts for firefighters. Plus the chief is getting a lot of heat. Read the comment cards.
The latest op ed piece in The Washington Post on shift change is penned by Kenneth Ellerbe.Read More »
Another view on DC shift change controversy. Brother of slain New York Times reporter David Rosenbaum points to studies saying current 24/72 & Chief Ellerbe's 12-hour shifts both aren't safe.
Marcus Rosenbaum writes that 24/72 and 3-3-3 12-hour-shifts both aren't good for patient care.Read More »
Investigation after death of elderly woman in Washington, DC. WTOP Radio reports medic on leave after failing to accompany patient to hospital.
Chief Kenneth Ellerbe call this a "very serious ongoing investigation".Read More »
Tuesday's fire and EMS news.Read More »
Friday's fire and EMS news.Read More »
Children's Hospital doctor blasts DC Fire & EMS Department over death of child. Calls lack of transport 'inexcusable'. Refers to case as a 'pediatric Rosenbaum'.
Top pediatric doctor questions progress made in improving EMS in the Nation's Capital.Read More »
A review of our weejend coverage, plus new stories and video in our news digest.Read More »