Do We Lie In EMS?

Do you think we lie in EMS? To our patients, our partners or our bosses. Maybe we do it to avoid uncomfortable questions, to keep the peace or to keep our EMS jobs. Listen to...

COPD | Respiratory Emergencies Part 4 | EMS Study Help Tips

This episode of Monday Minutes focuses on more respiratory emergencies. Mainly on COPD its causes and management of obstructive airway diseases.   Master your EMS knowledge at Turbo Medic Get access to hours of audio and video,...

Quick Let’s Get Rid Of The IO Needles

Not so fast. This weeks EMS show focuses on the study suggesting that IO access in cardiac arrest may not be as good as those plain ole boring IV’s. I had the full show cast...

8,940,960 minutes

It has been 8,940,960 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...

The Dying Continues

Seventeen years ago, almost exactly as I sit typing this terrorists flew two planes into the World Trade Center towers in New York City. This was followed shortly after by a plane crashing into...

Obstructed Airway Diseases | Part One | EMS Study Help Tips

This Monday Minutes episode continues with respiratory emergencies and focuses on obstructed airway diseases. Its always great to refresh on key elements in EMS to keep you ready for patient care or that next...

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month (PCAM)

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Prostate Cancer is the second most frequency cancer among men. It kills far more men than Breast Cancer does women. There are no good cancers, so eradicating them all...

Yesterday In History

A friend who is also a blog follower sent me an interesting Youtube link yesterday. The video series on Youtube will, over the next six years, cover World War II in real time. Weekly installments...

Is Turnover Hurting EMS?

Is EMS the stepping stone to other professions? Do providers leave EMS to pursue better career options when they find so few in EMS. Sometimes its not about pay. It can be about career...

What’s Your EMS End Game?

This episode of the show asks “Whats your EMS end game?”. It doesn’t have to be in EMS and if you are just starting out in EMS it is something you should be thinking...