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Gary Weigel commented on Trek Medics Intl's group EMS Equipment Donations
"We have a Ferno Stair Chair available.  It is in good working condition. We are in the process of replacing our ambulances with Stryker Stair Chairs."
Sep 27, 2016
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EMS Equipment Donations

This group was started to help people get involved in EMS equipment donations. Whether you're looking for donations to help support a program in need, you've got equipment to donate, or you've got information to help, this group is for you.See More
Sep 27, 2016
Trek Medics Intl left a comment for Paul Heier
"Hey sorry for the delay. Can you send an email to jfriesen [a] trekmedics [.]org? Would love to connect if you're still there!"
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EMS Equipment Donations

This group was started to help people get involved in EMS equipment donations. Whether you're looking for donations to help support a program in need, you've got equipment to donate, or you've got information to help, this group is for you.See More
Oct 29, 2015
Trek Medics Intl posted a blog post

Job Opening: Operations Supervisor, Dominican Republic

The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to mentor and develop members of a pioneering EMS system funded through grants from reputable international technology companies, including Google.Strong Spanish language skills and 6 months required. Adventure guaranteed.Learn more and apply today…See More
Apr 16, 2015
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Tired of the same street corners every day? How about a few shifts in the Caribbean? We buy, you fly!

That's right! You heard it correct - We buy, you fly!We're super excited to let everyone on JEMS Connect know that Trek Medics now has new volunteer positions open for field programs in Haiti and…See More
Jan 3, 2015
Trek Medics Intl posted a blog post

Tired of the same street corners every day? How about a few shifts in the Caribbean? We buy, you fly!

That's right! You heard it correct - We buy, you fly!We're super excited to let everyone on JEMS Connect know that Trek Medics now has new volunteer positions open for field programs in Haiti and…See More
Dec 3, 2014
Trek Medics Intl's group was featured
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EMS Equipment Donations

This group was started to help people get involved in EMS equipment donations. Whether you're looking for donations to help support a program in need, you've got equipment to donate, or you've got information to help, this group is for you.See More
Aug 11, 2014

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Employer/Affiliation
Paramedic/EMT-I/EMT-D
Primary Agency/Department Type
Non-Profit
Primary Department/Agency Name
Trek Medics International
Department/Agency Web Site
http://www.trekmedics.org
Years in EMS/Public Safety
7
Other Past or Current Departments
Private Ambulance Agency

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Job Opening: Operations Supervisor, Dominican Republic

The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to mentor and develop members of a pioneering EMS system funded through grants from reputable international technology companies, including Google.

Strong Spanish language skills and 6 months required. Adventure guaranteed.

Learn more and apply today…

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Posted on April 16, 2015 at 4:30pm

Tired of the same street corners every day? How about a few shifts in the Caribbean? We buy, you fly!

 That's right! You heard it correct - We buy, you fly!

We're super excited to let everyone on JEMS Connect know that Trek Medics now has new volunteer positions open for field programs in…
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Posted on December 3, 2014 at 8:30pm

BEACON: SMS-based emergency medical dispatching for developing countries



By J. Friesen, MPH, EMT-P

(Re-posted by author from mHealthAlliance.org)



Since the conquests of Napoleon, or perhaps even earlier, coordinated triage and rapid evacuation of the critically sick and injured have been recognized as effective ways to reduce premature death…

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Posted on September 20, 2013 at 1:20am

Mobile Marketing The Community Cannot Miss: Why ambulances are the greatest billboards never used.

By J. Friesen

(Re-posted by author from TriplePundit.com)



Ambulances are the greatest billboard never used: they have lights, sirens, move on four wheels, and every time the community sees…

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Posted on September 20, 2013 at 1:17am

"911 where there is none" - BEACON: SMS-based dispatching for developing countries

Hi all,

My name is Jason Friesen, and I'm a paramedic and founder of Trek Medics International, a nonprofit that improves emergency medical systems for developing countries.

For nearly 3 years, I've been working with a volunteer group of EMTs, medics, doctors and software developers to improve BEACON, an SMS-based dispatching software we've created for communities that won't ever be able to afford the advanced 911 dispatching technologies we have in North America, Europe, and…

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Posted on September 2, 2013 at 6:29pm

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At 6:05pm on July 29, 2011, Michael Lee Reisman Maj-Ret RNNP said…

 My you tube

http://youtu.be/jj1H1Q31NaA

To my brother and sister medics out there. It's worth a look see the darker side of contracting overseas. One still has to do what is right

Please I'd like feedback

Major Reisman Maj-Ret RN CS FNP

 

At 10:34am on November 7, 2009, franc said…
hello sir,

how are you there anyways hows your organizations work??? i have seen your organizations work at equador great your conducting training also??? great wow! so where are you plaaning to have your project at philippines?? if its in negros Occidental well just contact me cause we will see what my org can do and very much willing help your project if we are in need..
At 8:50pm on October 2, 2009, franc said…
wats your email add sir so that i can give you information about our organization...
At 8:49pm on October 2, 2009, franc said…
thank you sir...
At 3:54am on September 30, 2009, franc said…
Zoll PD 1400i dont know if still going to be repaired...
At 3:47am on September 30, 2009, franc said…
regarding the monitor the brand is zoll i forgot the number ill just inform you
At 3:45am on September 30, 2009, franc said…
hello hehe , actually sir im from bacolod City Philippines...Our organization Is the Amity Volunteer Fire Brigade. We 3 services the Fire service, rescue service and the most in demand the EMS or the Medical services... well in bacolod we offer Free 24/7 ambulace service it may ne medical cases, OB, trauma or psych..well we are train as of now of Basic life support under the Philippine Heart association and Medical First Responder course.. some of has have already been trained IN BLS for health care provider with AED but by the volunteers own expense by AHA well only few of us..if fortunate we are having some negotiations on the PHA if we could be utrain IN ACLS for Free cause actually you know the budget..and we could develop our level of skills in EMS. Some us here are volunteer Nurses some student and Registered nurse..we actually have 70 to 100 calls emergency calls per month.. our ambulance is just the regular van KIA BESTA, L300 Mitsubishi and NisSan Urvan..Well if you like i could send the full presentation of our Omrganization to you??/by the way our service does not limit inly to Bacolod City We do go beyond our city if our service and our skills in need..

may i know also about you organization and your level in EMS???
At 2:20am on September 21, 2009, franc said…
hello im franc a volunteer EMT of Amity Volunteer Fire Brigade of Bacolod City Philippines...our organization is composed of 3 services Fire , rescue service and ems were i belong...well our ambulance needs several equipment as donations.. as of now our portable cardiac monitor was already broken well it was already very old...well if any one there whats to donate on us please fill free to contact me in franciscondecena@yahoo.com currently im in charge on EMS supplies and equipmnet or the Logistics committee.. thanks
At 9:11am on August 12, 2009, Mike Rubin said…
Jason,
I'll email you a pdf of "By the Numbers."
At 4:49pm on August 5, 2009, Nicholas Rimon said…
gady all....
 
 
 
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