The Re-Release of “En Route” Is Now Available!

And just in time for Christmas! For you loyal readers of my blog, column and first book, I am proud to announce that the re-release of my book, En Route: A Paramedic’s Stories of...

Day of Infamy

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the formal entry of the United States into World War II. Up until this point, the sentiment of a majority of...

Meanwhile, Back In Good Old North Korea

North Korea banning train travel until February, report says SEOUL, Dec. 5 (UPI) — North Korea is banning train travel due to a “railroad crisis” in the aftermath of heavy floods that destroyed parts of...

For You EMS Types…

… there’s a new column up on EMS1. Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There. Read, enjoy, share.

Flag burning, patriotism, and reality

Tweet by President-elect Donald Trump on flag burning   Is appearance more important than reality?   Why do people burn the American flag? There may be many reasons, but the essence appears to be an attempt to shock people...

Books for Paramedics and EMTs

Find books for the paramedics and EMTs on your shopping list in the Everyday EMS Bookstore. Start with my Top 9 and also check out all of the other books by paramedics. Or if you...

Inside EMS Podcast: Pain Management Edition

In this week’s episode of Inside EMS, co-host Chris Cebollero and I discuss the current U.S. opioid epidemic, and whether aggressive EMS and ED treatment of pain is a contributing factor. Give us a...

Giving Thanks

I am not perfect. The life I have crafted for myself is not perfect, but there are beautiful things and people in it. I am thankful for the friends and events that have lit...

That for Which I Am Thankful

I am not perfect. The life I have crafted for myself is not perfect. But there are many beautiful things and people in it. There are things for which I could be bitter and...

Video: Jump Roping for Everyday EMS Fitness

Jump roping has become my new hobby, go to stress reliever, running warm-up or short burst of midday exercise. Because all you need is a rope, a bit of space and intensity can be varied...