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Do you walk patients?

I would like to pose a question: How often do you walk non-emergent patients to the ambulance or stretcher? Is this an acceptable practice…

Started by Ken Westby

44 Nov 13, 2014
Reply by Street Level Paramedic

Poor Training Attitudes in EMS

I am an EMS educator and find it extremely frustrating how EMS providers do not take training seriously. I recently held a Narcan class whe…

Started by David Spafford

9 Nov 11, 2014
Reply by David Spafford

Excessive Force in Arizona? What Would YOU Do?

Bystander video of Glendale EMS run leads to police investigation GLENDALE, Ariz. (AZFamily) - Glendale firefighters and the man they wer…

Started by JEMS Web Team

0 Oct 29, 2014

Leadership and Employee Attrition

Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P on how to keep from becoming a sinking ship Leadership personnel must value and resepct their employees to prevent…

Started by JEMS Web Team

0 Oct 28, 2014

Consistency Counts: The Impact of Mechanical CPR

JEMS Webcast with Memphis Fire Department EMS Medical Director Joe Holley, MD, describes the background and results of implementing mechan…

Started by JEMS Web Team

1 Oct 17, 2014
Reply by Bob Diehn

FBI Active Shooter Data - Need EMS in Hot Zone?

FBI Releases Active Shooter DataDetails offered from hope to help state, local emergency responders The number of shootings in which a gun…

Started by JEMS Web Team

0 Sep 25, 2014

What are methods and places to sell and/or donate equipment?

Hi ...  I am new to Jems Connect and I was led here via a Google search on used EMS equipment.   Now that I have joined, I can't seem to fi…

Started by Jim Tolbert

0 Sep 16, 2014

Ride-Alongs and Liability

The Omaha, COPS shooting incident is raising some attention to the subject of ride-alongs, "COPS TV Technician Killed During Robbery Invest…

Started by JEMS Web Team

0 Aug 28, 2014

What if Ferguson Were YOUR Area?

How would your department operate during nights of protest and violence? Police scramble in all directions as they take gunfire Monday, Aug…

Started by JEMS Web Team

0 Aug 19, 2014

Research into Qualitative PTSD Research among EMS crews

I am looking to locate research studies or researchers with an active interest in qualitative research in EMS. I recently completed my doct…

Started by Susan Ruiz

0 Aug 12, 2014


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