My new EMS Blog Site for providers, instructors, and managers.
Have you ever had a person ask you what you do, or how was your day? As much as an EMS provider would love to respond, oftentimes, we don’t. Why don’t we you ask? Because if you had, this might be what you would hear. I…
Added by Christopher G Graham on August 13, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Added by Alan E Perry on August 6, 2014 at 11:33am — No Comments
Be Physically Ready for Duty- Your Daily Fitness Checkoffs.
At the beginning of each and every shift firefighters, EMTs and medic meticulously go through and check their gear (or at least they should be) to make sure that it is ready for the challenges of the day. Our equipment must be functioning properly and our rigs must be fueled and ready to go. The question that I also want you to think about is whether or not your…
Added by Aaron Zamzow on August 4, 2014 at 11:21pm — No Comments
In the effort to redefine EMS delivery, organizations (both public and private) are rushing to hang out their shingle as ‘Community Paramedicine’ or ‘Mobile Integrated Health Care’ (MIHC) Providers.
The fact remains, that aside from a few pilot projects, there has been no compensation mechanism provided or identified for these services. One thing remains clear in the age of value driven care; there will be no compensation unless clear value can be demonstrated. So what are the…Continue
Added by Chris Carlson, PhD on August 1, 2014 at 12:19pm — No Comments