EMS Artwork: Take pride in what you do

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:40
We're always looking at ways to improve prehospital care to our patients
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Study suggests women less likely to get CPR from bystanders

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 08:13
Only 39 percent of women suffering cardiac arrest in a public place were given CPR versus 45 percent of men
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Visit Telrepco at the 2017 New Jersey Statewide Conference on EMS, Booth #22

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:59
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Telrepco will be at the 2017 New Jersey Statewide Conference on EMS at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City, NJ from November 9th – November 11th. We will be displaying new and refurbished Panasonic Toughbooks and related accessories. We will also be raffling off a $100 American Express Gift Card at our table, so make sure you stop by and see us! Telrepco specializes ...
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Pa. trooper saves own life with tourniquet

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 07:43
Cpl. Seth Kelly had the presence of mind to grab the tourniquet he wore on his service belt and apply it to his bleeding leg
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Crestline awarded $23.7 million contract for BCEHS ambulances

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 04:00
SASKATOON, Canada — Crestline Coach, a global leader in ambulance and specialty vehicle manufacturing, has secured a multi-year deal with BC Emergency Health Services (BCEHS). Manufacturing is currently underway at Crestline’s production headquarters, situated in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, with delivery scheduled to begin early 2018. BCEHS is a long-standing customer of Crestline Coach, purchasing ...
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7 products to help you pass paramedic school

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 13:09
Preparing for paramedic school is more than recalling previous on-the-job experience. Consider these tools to help you with your coursework and prepare you to become a certified paramedic.
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NY stroke victims receive state-of-the-art care with new ambulance

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 12:10
The million-dollar mobile stroke treatment unit has all the necessary tools to diagnose a stroke and administer clot-busting drugs quickly
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AHA: 911 dispatchers should instruct callers on CPR

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 12:07
Updated CPR guidelines issued by the American Heart Association say that dispatchers should be able to give compression-only CPR instructions over the phone
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3 Common Problems ePro Scheduler Solves

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 11:14
ePro Scheduler offers much more than scheduling. Below are a few examples of common problems operations can come across that ePro Scheduler can solve. Communication Through Management Software Communication is key when running any type of business. When it comes to running an EMS operation, it is crucial. If an employee calls out sick or requests vacation time, they need to effectively communicate this ...
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ePro Scheduler Plus: Unmatched Scalability for EMS/Fire Operations

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 11:03
Do you have special requirements or needs for your operation" The versatility and scalability of ePro Scheduler offers solutions for any size of operation. Some of the largest EMS operations in the United States utilize ePro Scheduler as their employee management software. ePro Scheduler is also utilized by operations with less than 30 employees/volunteer members and operations that fall within the ...
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EMS and Public Service Scheduling: Advanced Insight from 2010

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:54
In October of 2010, eCore’s own Steven Turner penned an article about web-based EMS and Public Service scheduling software. Nearly seven years later, it is important to acknowledge that everything he pointed out then, is valid now. Technology Advancements in EMS Scheduling With increased mobile functionality with phones and tablet accessories, technology continues to advance beyond what anyone ...
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ePro Scheduling Software Dashboards: Important Stuff or Fluff?

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:41
With the advent of dashboards on web-based software applications, there has been a huge proliferation of many different implementations and ideas. There are many scheduling software dashboards with so much flash they knock your socks off at first glance. After logging in as a user, it is possible to quickly become annoyed by the fancy, useless gadgets that they present and long for the pertinent business ...
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Study: Basic painkillers can be just as effective as opioids

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 11/07/2017 - 12:16
The new study found that simple, non-opioid alternatives work just as well for patients with broken bones or fractures
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Mixing business and billing: EMS documentation impact on billing and reimbursement

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 11/07/2017 - 11:09
Ambulance services cannot afford to feed the billing department incomplete, inaccurate or misrepresented information
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7 challenges faced by all health care leaders

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 11/07/2017 - 10:54
Health care spending, the silver tsunami, technology and epidemiology issues require innovative solutions
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Visionaries define top 7 current health care challenges

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 11/07/2017 - 10:54
Health care spending, the silver tsunami, technology and epidemiology issues require innovative solutions
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AT&T’s 'Flying COW' reconnects Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 11/07/2017 - 10:13
The Flying Cell on Wings is an LTE cell site placed on a drone to connect first responders and residents while the network is restored
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Tenn. county hopes direct 911 alerts trim response times

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 11/07/2017 - 08:23
The Automated Secure Alarm Protocol allows alarm companies to send alarm-reporting calls electronically to 911 operators
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Is there a limit on the civilian scope of practice?

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:54
The expectation of civilians to respond to emergencies has expanded from care of close friends and family to caring for bystanders and stopping attackers
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'Stop the Bleed' campaign continues outreach amid gun violence

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 08:11
In Chicago, more than 3,000 people have been shot this year, and the victim of a gunshot wound can bleed to death in only five minutes
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