MRSA: How to stop the spread

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:14
Why EMS should embrace its role as the front line in stopping the pathogen’s journey
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Motorola Solutions enhances 911 response with integrated call control software

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 23:08
New single workstation unified call handling and computer-aided dispatch solution will be showcased at NENA 2019. ORLANDO, Fla. — Imagine you’re a dispatcher using six different screens to find the information you need to coordinate an emergency response. Motorola Solutions is taking this complex process and making it simpler by integrating call handling and computer-aided dispatch...
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Drug inventory management strategies for EMS agencies (eBook)

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 20:30
Don’t wait for a drug shortage to affect your agency to figure out how you will respond
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5 EMS timekeeping problems and how to navigate with software

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 05:00
Manually calculating hours worked, tracking PTO requests and verifying daily schedule questions is time consuming, and vulnerable to human error
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How to determine if a patient has the mental capacity to decline care

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 05:00
Our co-hosts discuss the three techniques EMS providers should use to determine if a patient has the mental capacity to decline medical treatment
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Vonage and Pulsara partner to enable mobile telehealth capabilities

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 00:34
Communications APIs via Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform provide emergency responders immediate visual communication with hospitals, physicians. HOLMDEL, N.J. — Vonage, a global business cloud communications leader, today announced it has partnered with Pulsara, a healthcare mobile communications platform. Leveraging the OpenTok Live Video API, via Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform, Pulsara...
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4 things EMS providers need to know about hyperventilation syndrome

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 22:00
Understand the role of pulse oximetry and waveform capnography to assess and treat patients who are hyperventilating
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Patient positioning is a critical skill for EMS providers

EMS-1 Products - Sun, 06/09/2019 - 23:18
A broad range of very important devices that are now available for patient packaging, but it is our earliest days of medic training that will often be critical to patient outcome
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How to implement mental health and wellness support into your agency's culture

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 06/07/2019 - 00:29
Our co-hosts sit down with Burnsville Fire Department Chief BJ Jungmann, who discusses how to support mental health and wellness for first responders
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4 steps to using CAD to improve patient outcomes

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 06/04/2019 - 23:12
When every moment matters, Tyler Technologies’ New World CAD gets critical information where it needs to go
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Ohio city approves ambulance repairs

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 06/04/2019 - 22:23
Village council approved repairs and improvements to one of the village’s ambulances, totaling a little less than $50,000
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Cradlepoint announces 2019 first responder charities for its FirstConnect Program

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 06/04/2019 - 01:07
Inaugural charitable contributions focus on helping children of first responders thrive and equipping firefighters with the latest lifesaving technology and training. BOISE, Idaho — Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G ready wireless edge solutions, announced today the first responder charities it is pledging to donate a portion of its 2019 public safety revenues to...
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Training Day: 3 scenarios where capnography is a must

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 06/04/2019 - 00:19
Teach EMS providers the benefits of waveform capnography in cases involving dyspnea and altered mental status, and before performing advanced airway management
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First Due Releases Community Connect to Bridge the Data Gap Between First Responders and Residents

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 06/03/2019 - 01:42
Community Connect is already enabling residents in North Carolina, Florida, and Washington State to help their first responders better serve them in an emergency – by providing valuable property and occupancy details only a resident could know to be directly incorporated into pre-incident planning, emergency management and incident response processes NEW YORK - First Due, known to fire and...
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Which EMS models will stand the test of time in a changing industry?

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 05/31/2019 - 00:10
Our co-hosts look to the future and discuss which EMS model of service may not be in existence in the next 10 years, as value-based reimbursement systems emerge
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Mont. first responders seek $1M portable radio upgrade

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 05/27/2019 - 05:00
Problems with portable communications between firefighters, police and emergency services personnel are getting worse and becoming more frequent
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Live from Initial Assessment Conference: EMS education and leadership

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 01:41
Our co-hosts record live at the Initial Assessment Conference and discuss EMS education and leadership issues, as well as take questions from the audience
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Motorola Solutions provides Allegheny County with new mission-critical public safety solutions

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 20:14
The addition of radio technologies allows one-to-many critical communications from the time a 911 call is placed to resolution of an incident. CHICAGO — Motorola Solutions announced its implementation of APX™ Project 25 (P25) two-way radios into the Maryland FiRST Radio System for Allegheny County. Used by law enforcement, fire departments and emergency medical services (EMS), the...
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Emergency Reporting partners with First Arriving to provide dynamic digital dashboards

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 20:00
BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Emergency Reporting (ER), the leader in cloud-based Fire and EMS records management, is pleased to announce its partnership with First Arriving, a company that provides marketing, recruitment, website, and technology services for fire, EMS, and public safety workers. With the new integration, users will be able to display key Emergency Reporting features and data plus...
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