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“We’re Doing Well, But We Want to Do Better”, Principal Says

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“We’re Doing Well, But We Want to Do Better”, Principal Says

West Shamokin Junior-Senior High School Principal Dr. Stephen Shutters told school directors at the December meeting of the Armstrong School District board that his students are doing well, but he wants to see more improvement. Principals from each of the schools explained to the school board their assessment scores from state tests. “In mathematics, while…

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Local EMS Providers Presented with Potentially Life-Saving Gift from ACMH Hospital

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Local EMS Providers Presented with Potentially Life-Saving Gift from ACMH Hospital

On December 19th, representatives from ACMH Hospital presented a gift to local Emergency Medical Service (EMS) providers: King Vision Video Laryngoscopes. EMS professionals are tasked with many difficult skills that they need to perform in emergency situations. One of the highest acuity skills is the placing of endotracheal tubes, commonly known as breathing tubes. These…

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