Laying The Groundwork For ECG Success

I’ve been messaging a lot this week about basics and building upon the fundamentals before getting into what can be the sexy stuff of many EMS topics. Here is a quick FaceBook Live video...

Kilted to Kick Cancer 2017: September 19 Standings

In the #KTKC2017 fundraising challenge, team standings as of September 19 are: Team Dragon is way out in front, Team JBro is in second, Team AmboDriver is in third, and Team BWall is in...

For You EMS Types…

… there’s a new column up on EMS1. Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always. Enjoy!

Kilted to Kick Cancer 2017: Week One Standings

Okay, so it’s a few days late, but I’ll been ill and swamped with other responsibilities, so I’m just now getting this up: Bad kilted Ambulance Driver! BAD! That’s $1,015 raised in the first...

8,415,360 minutes #AlwaysRemember

It has been 8,415,360 minutes since 9:59am on September 11, 2001 when the South Tower of the Word Trade Center collapsed. It was on that clear, crisp, perfectly blue skied Tuesday September morning where...

September 11, 2001

I have nothing to add, because it would be meaningless blah.  

3 Things I Took Away From Linchpin

I recently read Linchpin: How To Make Yourself Indespensible by Seth Godin. It discusses how technology has made creativity more valuable to organizations, how to use your creativity to get more satisfaction out of...

Why Patient Outcomes Are Important To Know

This week on the show I wonder why we don’t get any feedback unless: A –  we seek it out or B – it serves some in house agency purpose. Take a listen and think about how...

Harvey

Often, hurricane forecasts over state the danger of an approaching storm. It’s easy to be cynical, since meteorology is not an exact science. In the case of Harvey, the forecast was pretty close to...

FDNY Captain Under Fire For Honesty About Being A Firefighter

FDNY Captain Paul Washington is being criticized after giving a recruitment presentation where he provided an honest and realistic view of what being a firefighter is like. He is under fire by co-workers and...