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Thom Dick
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  • Brighton, CO
  • United States
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Thom Dick replied to Jennifer Berry's discussion How important is patient satisfaction?
"I think patient & family satisfaction should be way up there at the tippy-top of our list, but its value in the field (and in the ED) mandates some qualified interpretation.  Anybody who's been lied to about a million times will tell…"
Jul 15, 2013
Thom Dick replied to Jennifer Berry's discussion Making Safety Sexy
"I couldn't view the video (the link was dead) but I think people think and act safely when they believe they're valuable. There's nothing sexy about that, and you can't reduce it to silly jingoism. It's plain sense. When…"
Jun 19, 2013
Thom Dick commented on Kevin S. Brame's group EMS Leadership & Ethics
"Thanks, I love this topic!  I think a manager's job is to make it as safe and as sensible as possible for subordinates to do their jobs -- and do the necessary documentation.  Some of the best managers I have ever known have been such…"
Jun 4, 2012
Thom Dick joined Kevin S. Brame's group
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EMS Leadership & Ethics

This group discusses issues of leadership (not management) and ethics in EMS.
Jun 4, 2012
Thom Dick replied to Bob Sullivan's discussion Transporting on fire trucks: a good idea?
"Really, 5 minutes? I congratulate the crew and the Good Lord for their outcome. But I generally wish first responders would just do their own jobs well. This makes me think of the prospect of a transport medic fiddling with a pump panel, over an…"
Dec 31, 2011
Thom Dick joined Dean Wilkinson's group
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Aug 11, 2010
K Patrick McDonald left a comment for Thom Dick
"Greetings, Thom, from one of your original Lifesaver-1 brothers in San Diego. Hospital-based medic systems are indeed the gold standard in EMS - the ultimate niche. We knew that at Bay General in 1977, and you've clearly rediscovered that fact.…"
Apr 7, 2010
Thom Dick is now a member of JEMS Connect - EMS Emergency Medical Services
Feb 20, 2010

Profile Information

Employer/Affiliation
Administrator
Primary Agency/Department Type
Hospital
Primary Department/Agency Name
Platte Valley EMS
Department/Agency Web Site
http://www.pvmc.org
Years in EMS/Public Safety
40
Other Past or Current Departments
Hartson, Pridemark, Bay General Hospital
My Training:
BA, Paramedic
Day Job
Quality Coordinator
I Love Being in EMS Because
(EMS) I love the people I work with and the fact that every patient I have ever met personally demonstrated for me how lucky I was.
Relationship Status
Married

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At 3:33pm on April 7, 2010, K Patrick McDonald said…
Greetings, Thom, from one of your original Lifesaver-1 brothers in San Diego. Hospital-based medic systems are indeed the gold standard in EMS - the ultimate niche. We knew that at Bay General in 1977, and you've clearly rediscovered that fact. God bless you, Thom, for all your contributions, and an attitude that - in a perfect world - would be bottled & bolused into the arms of every pseudo-medic in America.
 
 
 
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