Indiana Wants Me

In addition to being the title of a song from the 1970s, I’m heading out early this morning for Indianapolis. There, I’ll be joining other like minded folks for the National Rifle Association Annual...

EMS Study Help Tips | Treating Allergic Reactions

This episode of the Monday Minutes finishes up allergic reactions and targets treatment of mild, moderate and severe allergic reactions. Watch for key elements seen on EMS paramedic and EMT exams Get your Trial access...

The Day The Revolution Started

Late in the evening of April 19, 1775 a large contingent (about 700) of British Army Regulars started marching from Boston, MA to the town of Concord, MA. Their orders were to seize cannon,...

The Big Government, Big Religion, Immoral Opposition to Physician Assisted Suicide

    The government should not force people to die painful deaths, in order to please the people who can only think of the ways something can go wrong and/or the Bible thumpers. These patients are...

EMS Study Tips | Allergic Reaction | Signs & Symptoms

This EMS study tips session focuses on the signs and symptoms of allergic and anaphylaxis reactions Get your Trial access to Turbo Medic On Demand by joining the ranks here. The post EMS Study Tips |...

Not For You Or Me

Mark Zuckerberg is the CEO of Facebook. Facebook has been very anti firearm and by extension anti Second Amendment for some time. Zuckerberg has made several anti firearms statements on his own and his...

Response to historic landmarks, churches, schools and other mass gatherings

Your jurisdiction likely does not have a building as old or as historic as the Notre Dame cathedral, but it is sure to have buildings of local importance that need preplans. Read my Rapid...

My 9th Anniversary!

Today marks my 9th year anniversary for The Unwired Medic! I hope you have enjoyed reading my blog, even though I don’t publish articles too often. Stick with me for more public safety tech...

Overtime: Just Say NO!

Or “No thanks.” Or “Thanks for thinking of me, I am not available.” Or “I am not available.” Explaining the reason you are unable to cover an open EMT or paramedic shift is unnecessary...

How to protect mass gathering from a vehicle attack

The use of dump trucks and garbage trucks to harden the start/finish area of the April 6, 2019 Milwaukee Marathon caught my attention. I have run many races of varying lengths and locations and...