Featured Blog Posts – October 2009 Archive (3)

What Do a Pilot, a Soldier and a Cop Have in Common?

Did you ever want to be a pilot, soldier or a cop when you grew up? Skip Kirkwood didn't, but he likes the way they think.



On Oct. 28 at the EMS Expo conference, Wake County EMS Chief Skip Kirkwood, MS, JD, EMT-P, EFO, CMO, delivered a session called "Chief Officer Survival: Managing Special Situations." One of his messages was to take lessons from other disciplines, like aviation, the military and law enforcement, and adapt those strategies for EMS.…



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Added by Lisa Bell on October 28, 2009 at 8:45pm — No Comments

Are You a Hunter Caregiver?

According to the all-knowing Wikipedia, a hunter-gatherer society is one that exists on the "direct procurement of edible plants and animals from the wild, foraging and hunting without significant recourse to the domestication of either."



So what's a hunter caregiver society? Well, it's EMS.



On Oct. 28 at the EMS Expo conference, Scotty Bolleter, BS, EMT-P, the director of education for San Antonio AirLIFE, returned to the national stage with a keynote lecture, "In Search… Continue

Added by Lisa Bell on October 28, 2009 at 12:00pm — No Comments

It's been a while since I worked with a partner on the road

It's been a while since I worked with a partner on the road, so this gives me great pleasure in welcoming... Tiaan De Vos on board at Medicare EMR.

He will be formally knighted into the service with an initiation ceremony and will be now known as "Vossie"

Added by Medicare EMR on October 26, 2009 at 12:04am — No Comments

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