Ambulance Strike Team – Be at Your Best

Even though it’s snowing outside my window in Wisconsin there are still paramedics deployed as Ambulance Strike Teams in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence and Hurricane Michael. And there are paramedics feeling the heat...

Respiratory Emergencies P6 | Pulmonary Edema | EMS Study Help Tips

This EMS quick study help tip focuses on pulmonary edema and respiratory emergencies. This video is great for key paramedic study content to help with EMS exams, documentation, patient assessment and more.   https://s3.amazonaws.com/press-play-v2/2115391/2121385/outer.js Go visit the...

On Volunteerism and Volunteers

I just returned from the EMS Council of New Jersey Symposium in Parsippany, NJ. The folks that put on the conference are the EMS Council of New Jersey, formerly known as the New Jersey...

Friday Night Ambulance Lights

I wanted to know how often an ambulance responds to an injured football player. With the help of the ESO EMS Index I was able to determine the frequency of incidents and injury types...

Variation in Survival After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Between Emergency Medical Services Agencies – Part...

  This is a look at the data from the paper I wrote about in Are We Killing Patients With Parochialism? What differences can we see among the EMS agencies being studied?     The best half of EMS...

Are We Killing Patients With Parochialism?

Also to be posted on ResearchBlogging.org when they relaunch the site.The variation in approaches to resuscitation in EMS is tremendous. Many excuses center around the need for local people to be able to claim that...

Forgetful Partners and Seeing The Big Picture

This podcast reboot with EMS1.com’s Greg Friese talks about people who forget things during a shift. Whether it is restocking, checking an ambulance or even on scene awareness. It may be that understanding the...

Pneumonia Review | EMS Study Help Tips

This episode reviews pneumonia and gives some key tips on the topic to help with your exams and patient care.   The post Pneumonia Review | EMS Study Help Tips appeared first on .

EMS Pros are the Best – Uniform Closet for Students in Need

Paramedic educator David Fifer took to Facebook to ask his network of EMS educators, leaders and field professionals for a pair of boots for a paramedic student. “One of my student’s shoes are falling apart,...

Backboards in the dumpster?

This is a travesty! Please don’t do this! Save those backboards! Upcycle, MF’s! Those make awesome: Toboggans Workbenches Garage and rafter shelving Many float so you can use them in the pool or as a poor man’s surfboard They also...