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EMS wages

Are EMT's under paid. every thing they do and put there life at risk to save someone elses for little pay. But pro athletes make millions o…

Started by Jared RykerLatest Reply

Volunteer/Paid Dilemma

Hey guys so I am stuck in this rather large dilemma right now at my department.  I am currently working part time at my vol department as a…

Started by RcHELatest Reply

Another Controversial EMS Area....Your Thoughts-Opinions-Diagnosis!!

Oh the infamous argument--(to quote Duncan Hitchcock)-- I am going to post-- Diagnosis is the identification of the nature of anything, ei…

Started by Tracey BakerLatest Reply

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Volunteer/Paid Dilemma

Hey guys so I am stuck in this rather large dilemma right now at my department.  I am currently working part time at my vol department as a…

Started by RcHE

4 Nov 18, 2012
Reply by Dale Johnson

Question about pharmacological pain management in the pregnant trauma patient.

I recently responded to a call in which a pregnant woman went into the back of a tanker truck at a high rate of speed on the interstate. Th…

Started by Ken Westby

11 Apr 28, 2012
Reply by Justin Sleffel

Emotional desensitization and RE-sensitization, Possible?

Happy 2012 everyone, I have question for you. But first, a little background. Its been said that all EMS, FD, PD folks suffer from one form…

Started by John Bacigalupo

10 Feb 4, 2012
Reply by Dave M

Another Controversial EMS Area....Your Thoughts-Opinions-Diagnosis!!

Oh the infamous argument--(to quote Duncan Hitchcock)-- I am going to post-- Diagnosis is the identification of the nature of anything, ei…

Started by Tracey Baker

31 Jan 25, 2012
Reply by Brooks Walsh

End of the Road for Your Patient?

We've all discussed termination of resuscitation. But are you sure where EMS fits into the grand scheme of things when it comes to the end…

Started by Jennifer Berry

7 Jan 2, 2011
Reply by Mike Bjarköy

Does the FAA's Rule on HEMS Safety Go too Far?

Read EMS Insider Editor Jennifer Doyle's analysis of the the Federal Aviation Administration's much-anticipated Notice of Proposed Rulemaki…

Started by Jennifer Berry

4 Nov 24, 2010

Death and Dying

How do you guys deal with losing someone?  Im not talking about someone that was already basically gone when you got there.  Im not talking…

Started by Nathan Stanaway

15 Nov 18, 2010
Reply by Robert McComas

sleep pay

There is a law: it can be viewed at: http://www.dol.gov/esa/whd/regs/compliance/whdfs22.pdf (the 'regs' could be 'reqs') This law allows em…

Started by Tom Carr

46 Jul 8, 2010
Reply by Skip Kirkwood

Who's in Charge?

After many years of serving the public and managing multiple facets of EMS, a question that still looms and daunts the ranking file is who'…

Started by Chris Cangemi

23 Jan 2, 2010
Reply by Ben Waller

Another bad headline

This headline could have read: FDNY EMT's On Break Struggle To Save Coffee Shop Employee. How does this happen??? http://www.jems.com/new

Started by Bob Sullivan

5 Dec 23, 2009
Reply by Dave Konig

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