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EMS departments across North Carolina are understaffed and over burdened

By Rachel Crumpler and Clarissa Donnelly-DeRoven About 10:30 a.m. on April 20, an 84-year-old Forsyth County resident tripped and fell to the floor in her kitchen. She laid there, unable to get up. Her husband quickly called 911.  The dispatcher on the other end asked about the woman’s breathing. “Fine,” her husband said.  And her […]