Pointless And Illegal

I’ll keep this one short. The man pictured in this video is either an idiot or a liar. Maybe an idiot and a liar. I’m not really sure. What he purports to do is saw...

Upper Lip Stiffener Needed

The British have long had a history of stoicism. After all, they ruled half the planet at one time, ruled the seas with the greatest navy until after World War I, and of course...

EMS Quick Study Help Tips | Labor and Delivery | Abnormal Presentations

This week on the Monday Minutes I finish up with L&D and cover abnormal presentations like breech births, prolapsed cords and limp presentation. Remember these are key elements to help pass your exams and highlight...

On This Day In World War II History

1945. The USMC landed on the Japanese held island of Iwo Jima. The ensuing battle went on for about a month before the Japanese were defeated. Two Japanese soldiers hid out and didn’t surrender...

On This Day In WW II History

1942. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the four term President who lead the United States deeper into the Great Depression and foisted the Ponzi Scheme known Social Security on the American public put the screws to...

EMS Handwashing Policy – Updated

Wash your hands We really mean it, wash your hands Wash your hands more often than you are. Don’t know if you should wash your hands right now? That means you should stop what you are doing...

Mass Shooting

Or, as the media prefers to call the, “Active Shooters” seem to be far more prevalent than they used to be. That might be, but it’s more likely to be that the media overplays...

No, It’s Not too Soon to Discuss This Mass Shooting

I write about mass shootings, mass murders and school massacres. It’s not a morbid curiosity. It’s part of my job to share insights, share resources and put a local event into context for a...

The #MeToo Movement in EMS: Misogyny is a Problem For Us, Too

In this week’s episode of Inside EMS, co-host Chris Cebollero and I welcome women EMS leaders Nancy Magee, Tracey Loscar and Catherine Counts to the Guest Table, where they share with us what it’s...

For You EMS Types…

… there’s a new column up on EMS1. Top 10 Events That Should Be in the EMS Winter Olympics   Enjoy!