Pulse Point: New App Can Turn A Bystander Into A First Responder Drew Basse, 57, is recovering in the hospital following a massive heart attack. He is alive and can thank a smartphone app and good Samaritan Scott Brawner for saving him.
Stories From Main Street: Jersey City EMS Uses Data To Predict Next EmergencyEMS dispatch uses color-coded maps to track and to anticipate emergency calls. The program is called MARVLIS, or Mobile Area Routing Vehicle Location Information System. Based on its predictions, ambulances are pre-positioned in different neighborhoods.
N.J. Medical Center Offers Distracted Driver Course To End 'Epidemic'Officials at the Jersey City Medical Center said the majority of people who take the walking course fail it.