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Arizona’s Life-Saving Trauma Units Take Hours Of Hard Work And Planning

Arizona Ambulance - AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

When Disaster Strikes The mass shooting in Tucson on Jan. 8 that left six people dead and Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Tucson) and 12 others wounded outside a Safeway grocery store dramatically demonstrated the responsiveness of our state’s emergency trauma system. The fact that Giffords and the other victims were transported within minutes to University Medical… Read More →

2010 HCLA – Legislative Impact Award And Lifetime Achievement In Research Award

2010 Health Care Leadership Awards

Legislative Impact Award Honoree: Roy Ryals, Executive Director, Southwest Ambulance Roy Ryals Executive Director Southwest Ambulance Virtually every pre-hospital care related rule at the Arizona Department of Health Services, and every piece of related state legislation approved in the past 30 years, has something in common — Roy Ryals helped to write it. Ryals, executive… Read More →