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Rural EMS operations during an active-shooter incident

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 03:55
What can you do if you don’t expect sufficient law enforcement escort into the ‘warm zone’ to arrive in time?
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How marijuana legalization impacts trauma

Fri, 04/19/2019 - 04:32
Types and frequency of traumatic injury secondary to marijuana intoxication described at EMS World Expo World Trauma Symposium
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Understanding the new EMS Scope of Practice Model

Fri, 04/19/2019 - 00:39
Our co-hosts discuss the recently-released 2019 EMS Scope of Practice Model and underscore what has changed for providers
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Article Bites: Measuring the impact of a telehealth program on ambulance transports

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 04:29
The feasibility of a telehealth program within a large EMS system highlights progress in matching healthcare resources with patient needs
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Great learner-centered presentations for EMS presenters

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 04:12
Follow these 5 tips to captivate your audience, include easy-to-see visuals, follow the rule of sevens and avoid panel discussions that will put your audience to sleep
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What are you bringing home with you?

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 00:03
Understand how the experiences you have as an EMS provider can shape your relationships with your family
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How the new American Paramedic Association focuses on providers

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 01:32
Our co-hosts discuss the new American Paramedic Association and its creation out of a need to represent the voices of paramedics in the field
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Medic Mindset Podcast: Thinking about Syncope

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 00:14
Austin Travis County Deputy Medical Director Jason Pickett identifies syncope differential and the applications for spinal motion restriction and point of care ultrasound
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3 signs of drug diversion to be on the lookout for

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 20:00
Look for tampered packaging, excessive use and false documentation to identify a drug diversion in your EMS agency
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ePCR implementation: Changing a hard-copy culture

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 04:04
New York EMS volunteers swap paper reports for digital documentation
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In healthcare, the future is now; just ask Alexa

Tue, 04/09/2019 - 20:23
From drone delivery of AEDs, to Siri and the now HIPAA-compliant Alexa, cutting-edge technology is promising seamless communication for EMS
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How to prepare for and react after contact with emerging opioids

Mon, 04/08/2019 - 06:00
Manufactured, concocted and blended opioids require EMS training, PPE and decontamination strategies
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How to say no to an overtime request

Sun, 04/07/2019 - 22:58
Explaining the reason you are unable to cover an open EMT or paramedic shift is unnecessary and counter-productive
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Inside EMS celebrates 5 years, 250 episodes

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 05:35
Our co-hosts discuss how the EMS industry has changed over the last five years, and what the future looks like for providers
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6 ways to improve roadway operations safety for emergency responders

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 03:50
Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Carlos Rosario shares his recovery after being struck on a roadway and promotes safety during Distracted Driver Awareness Month
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5 things EMS providers should know about seeking mental health treatment

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 05:24
Consider the benefits of seeing a mental health professional to help manage EMS acute and chronic stress
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What’s your department’s suicide prevention plan?

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 01:35
Here are five ways EMS is leading the way and doing more to prevent death by suicide
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5 errors that are giving you incorrect blood pressure readings

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 22:42
Blood pressure may be the vital sign we measure the most and understand the least
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4 steps to achieve true fitness in fire/EMS

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 00:44
Use these techniques to build a great foundation of first responder-specific strength and become tactically fit
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EMS in 280 characters: 1 Tweet per topic

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 00:24
From paramedic degrees, to ALS vs. BLS; boiling down the hot topics in EMS #grammarisoverrated
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