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Burn Center Receives $119,500 Donation from the D.C. Firefighters Burn Foundation
The D.C. Firefighters Burn Foundation has donated $119,500 to The Burn Center at MedStar Washington Hospital Center to assist with burn research, rehabilitation materials, burn equipment and pain management tools, as well as survivor support programs.

New Study Reconfirms: Calling 9-1-1 can be the Difference Between Life and Death
In a new published study in Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine, the researchers found that patients transported to the hospital by first responders were treated faster than those who used their own transportation.

D.C. Ranks First In The Nation For Its Ability To Support Emergency Patients
The District of Columbia earned the top spot in the American College of Emergency Physicians 2014 Report Card by having one of the strongest emergency care environments in the nation.