California Fire Department Uses iPads To Transmit Patient Data

The Laguna Beach Fire Department in California has begun using iPads to record and transmit patient data from emergency scenes to ambulance companies and hospitals, the Daily Pilot reports.

In May 2011, Laguna Beach purchased nine iPads for the department, which are rotated among all the firefighters. Last week, LBFD was scheduled to receive an additional 12 iPads. Continue reading