Paramedic Sues Hospital For Religious Discrimination

A New York City REMAC Certified Paramedic recently filed suit in Brooklyn Supreme Court against New York Presbyterian Hospital for terminating her because she is an Orthodox Jewish woman who’s modesty tenet requires her...

Security Fail

I didn’t see this story over the weekend, but that might be because it didn’t get nearly the coverage it should have. Behavior of Man Who Tried to Break Into American Airlines Cockpit Should’ve Raised...

New Article Alert: Why EMS personnel need an all-the-time personal first aid kit

Just in time for EMS Week 2017‘s theme of Always In Service, I have a new article titled Why EMS personnel need an all-the-time personal first aid kit. Here’s a preview: In many 911 systems,...

And It’s Terrorism. Again.

Last night’s bombing of a concert venue in Manchester, England is yet another attack by Islamic Terrorist. Or as I refer to them, Islamofascists. We can, and probably will, have yet another debate as to...

EMS Week 2017 Kindle Book Offers

In celebration of EMS Week 2017 I have the following e-book deals going on at Amazon: 25 Things They Should Have Taught You In Medic School… But Didn’t Medic school is all about teaching you how...

Abdominal Emergencies II | EMS Quick Study Help

This episode of the EMS Quick Study Tips is the second part focused on abdominal emergencies. This session is on GI bleeding. As always great key elements to focus on for your exams and...

Two Guns To The Range

Despite my plan to sell off some of my “Safe Queens” and having no plans to buy more to replace them, two guns I’ve been looking for came up for sale within a month...

FDNY Unveils Action Packed EMS Week 2017 Poster

Yesterday the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) unveiled their EMS Week 2017 poster. The poster features FDNY Rescue Paramedics Jose Benitez and Ari Nathanson of Station 8 in Manhattan working with Firefighter Gregory...

Tips For Running Lab Scenarios on EMS 1

Have you ever run a lab scenario, whether in an initial education class or for continuing education, that just went out of control? Perhaps it was done on the fly and one decision by...

The Virtual Classroom: Lessons Learned

Some dude you know has a new article in the Spring 2017 edition of Paramedic Chief. Check it out online, the article entitled “Virtual EMS Education: Growing Pains and Lessons Learned.” While you’re at...