Some calls that Mesquite Fire and Rescue receives are not always included in the report, as a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our Fire and Rescue workers do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. There were 65 calls this week:

Agency assistance 2

Breathing 8

Cardiac arrest 2

Chest pain 1

Convulsions 1

Falls 12

Fire 1

Fire alarm 1

Headache 1

Hemorrhage 1

MVA w/injury 3

Overdose 1

Patient transport 13

Psychiatric 2

Sick person 9

Stroke (CVA) 2

Unconscious 4

Vehicle fire 1

 

March 3:

MVA with Injury: Rescue 31 and Engine 31 responded to reports of a motorcycle accident. One

critical patient was transported to a Trauma Center in St. George, Utah.

Falls:  Rescue 11 responded to reports of a person who fell. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

March 4:

Breathing:  Rescue 11 and 32 responded to reports of a person having difficulty breathing.

The patient refused transported to the hospital and signed out against medical advice (AMA).

Falls:  Rescue 11 responded to a report of a person fallen. Assisted person off the floor and no further assistance was required.

March 5:

Breathing: Rescue 11 and 32 responded to report of an individual having difficulty breathing. Rescue 11 transported one patient to a local hospital.

Sick Person: Rescue 11 responded to report of a sick person. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

March 6:

Stroke (CVA): Rescue 11 and Rescue 31 responded to a reported person having a possible stroke. Person refused treatment and transport. Person signed medical refusal form.

Agency Assist:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 31 responded to a reported cardiac arrest. Resuscitation attempts was not attempted due to patient condition.

March 7:

Psychiatric: Rescue 31 responded to a call for a person having psychiatric problems. One person transported to local hospital in Mesquite.

Breathing:  Rescue 11 and Rescue 32 responded to a person having breathing problems. One

person transported to local hospital in Mesquite.

March 8:

Falls:  Rescue 31 dispatched to the report of a fall. One person was transported to the

local hospital.

Agency Assist: Rescue 11 and Engine 31 responded to mutual aid request for a report of a two

vehicle accident on I-15. All units were unable to locate incident.

March 9:

Overdose:  Rescue 31 and Engine 31 responded to reports of a person who overdosed on

medications. One patient was transported to a local hospital.

Chest Pain:  Rescue 32 and Engine 31 responded to report of an individual with chest pain. Patient was transported to a local hospital.