"Different states have different variations on what they will allow. For example, Illinois gives more continuing education for teaching a course than taking it. You also receive credit for the number of calls run up to a certain amount.
"I find that my guys enjoy a little competition in their education. Every 6 to 8 months, I like to hold a review session in an "EMS Jeopardy" showdown. I make up 2 or 3 teams and ask questions based on topics that have been covered in…"
Greetings all- It's that time of the year again.... No, not the holidays.... It's time for me to write a new site code for a new year. I am the EMS Coordinator of a small paid-on-call fire department. We are non-transport BLS providers with a contracted private ambulance response. Myself and several others on the department are licensed active paramedics with other providers, but most of my members are EMT-B's. I teach a con ed class once a month. Usually I have an hour or two of didactic…See More