In the News

January 2021

Mid-Michigan NOW (NBC 25/FOX 66) – Medstar offering Emergency Medical Technician licensure training for all new employees

The largest nonprofit EMS agency in Michigan, Medstar, is now providing Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) licensure training for all new employees. Read more on our site.

Posted by Mid-Michigan NOW on Friday, January 8, 2021

December 2020

The County Press – Medstar Ambulance offers EMT training for full-time employees

October 2020

Roseville – Eastpointe Eastsider – Macomb County EMS to begin naloxone ‘leave behind’ program

C&G Newspapers – Outreach program is statewide model for leaving behind anti-overdose kits, conducting wellness checks

September 2020

Macomb Daily – Macomb County salutes fallen heroes during 9/11

August 2020

The Oakland Press – Medstar opens new ambulance station in Independence Township

June 2020 – McLaren Bay Region ending EMS services and eliminating 74 jobs, nonprofit to take over service

Local 4 News – Medstar to become ambulance provider for McLaren Bay

Fenton Tri County Times – Medstar welcomes two doctors to its board of directors

The County Press – Medstar welcomes two new board members

May 2020

VICE News – Fighting Coronavirus on the Streets of Detroit 

April 2020 

Shondaland – Meet the Health Care Workers on the Frontlines of the Coronavirus Pandemic

NBC News With Lester Holt – EMS workers speak out from front lines of coronavirus crisis


WDIV – What it’s like to be a paramedic in the middle of a pandemic

March 2020

The Macomb Daily – McLaren Macomb nurses greeted with parade, gifts

Eater Detroit – Local Distilleries Convert to Hand Sanitizer Production as Michigan Faces Shortages

Oakland University News – OU, MCC and EMS partner on training for ‘Patients of Size’

WNEM TV 5 News – Emergency workers taking extra steps to sterilize equipment amid COVID-19

WLNS 6 News – First responders increase cleaning efforts to prevent spreading COVID-19

The Macomb DailyMedstar demonstrates sterilization procedures at Clinton Township headquarters

WNEM – Scholarship fund created in honor of EMT who died in crash

Crain’s Detroit Medstar EMS joins test bringing seniors to health care outside of hospitals