"Yea I have seen some idiot's do that.....but we change gloves a lot through out the call.
Do you guys change gloves after initiating patient contact, or is it the same pair of gloves for the entire call?
If they're anything like some of…"
It really depends on the call; About 95% of the time we just wear gloves.....But we have had calls where we had to use gloves, gown, mask. We do have a mandatory rule that before you step out of the truck you must have gloves on at all calls…"
Just dropping by to say hello. Hope you like the site and are meeting many great people!!! Any chance of swapping a patch with me? Stay safe my friend.
Daniel Garvin EMT-P
4399 Viau Street
Pierrefonds, Quebec, Canada
"I agree 100% with you Skip
Skip Kirkwood said:Jennifer, you're way perceptive.
EMS folk are schizophrenic in this regard. They want to be recognized, respected, and compensated as professionals. Yet, many don't seem to understand that…"
"You can. However the Hospital Corpsman rating (HM) has a lot of different specialties. A great source of answers is www.corpsman.com.
Many reservist programs limit your enlistment to one time and only for a period of 18 months. If you want to…"