Featured Videos - JEMS Connect - EMS Emergency Medical Services 2014-04-25T00:21:49Z http://connect.jems.com/video/video/rss?xn_auth=no&featured=1 Proposed Deployment of Paramedics and EMTs in Philadelphia tag:connect.jems.com,2014-04-01:2559935:Video:573352 2014-04-01T19:15:17.946Z JEMS Web Team http://connect.jems.com/profile/JemsWebTeam <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/proposed-deployment-of-paramedics-and-emts-in-philadelphia"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/OQbVc*b-KB8zdyv9JIBfaQU6VKQHEhAJa6HmkQtBNOww-smrP4f-OnIKMqKheRJSDxZnCDjzJBpYPicmCNWASWEOjiHqdtg3/1060669987.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>PhilaGov - Philadelphia, March 25, 2014 - Public Safety Officials discussed a new proposed deployment model for Paramedics and EMTs throughout the… <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/proposed-deployment-of-paramedics-and-emts-in-philadelphia"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/OQbVc*b-KB8zdyv9JIBfaQU6VKQHEhAJa6HmkQtBNOww-smrP4f-OnIKMqKheRJSDxZnCDjzJBpYPicmCNWASWEOjiHqdtg3/1060669987.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />PhilaGov - Philadelphia, March 25, 2014 - Public Safety Officials discussed a new proposed deployment model for Paramedics and EMTs throughout the city. NWAS: Meet #Team 999: Hazardous Area Response Paramedic tag:connect.jems.com,2014-03-04:2559935:Video:572317 2014-03-04T20:44:39.265Z JEMS Web Team http://connect.jems.com/profile/JemsWebTeam <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/nwas-meet-team-999-hazardous-area-response-paramedic"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/6A05RJELsODkzeBxlgbP47kSaIgF11oPA4AeRc9wWyO8LhNU2qtw2U1mQE0*trxE7o79*zepBtGfkQ27f5EwL6rJcsbw8F5P/1057415896.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Northwest Ambulance Service - Meet Ester, a Hazardous Area Response Paramedic and one of the faces of our new campaign to help people understand what actually happens when you call 999.<br></br> <br></br> Ester works as a specially trained paramedics called the Hazard Area Response Team (HART). In her work for the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) she is trained to… <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/nwas-meet-team-999-hazardous-area-response-paramedic"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/6A05RJELsODkzeBxlgbP47kSaIgF11oPA4AeRc9wWyO8LhNU2qtw2U1mQE0*trxE7o79*zepBtGfkQ27f5EwL6rJcsbw8F5P/1057415896.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Northwest Ambulance Service - Meet Ester, a Hazardous Area Response Paramedic and one of the faces of our new campaign to help people understand what actually happens when you call 999.<br /> <br /> Ester works as a specially trained paramedics called the Hazard Area Response Team (HART). In her work for the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) she is trained to enter the dangerous 'inner cordon' of an emergency; out of bounds to many of her colleagues.<br /> <br /> To find out more about #Team999 and to follow the action, check out our other social channels:<br /> <br /> Facebook: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/nwasofficial">https://www.facebook.com/nwasofficial</a><br /> Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/NWAmbulance">https://twitter.com/NWAmbulance</a> Does Chicago Need More Paramedics? tag:connect.jems.com,2014-02-25:2559935:Video:571935 2014-02-25T19:50:27.830Z JEMS Web Team http://connect.jems.com/profile/JemsWebTeam <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/does-chicago-need-more-paramedics"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/aoDdz4faSUKeA09LOpXAPp9chAzcrIbifdAgYoJF6n*ENvNnnNh*pj4YQ2CI0tctbPSc8J9yooc-*P3LJsl*b**qZ8D-C0mo/1056003442.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>CBS Chicago - Some paramedics say there is an ambulance shortage in Chicago that puts lives at risk. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman and the Better Government Association investigate.Some paramedics say there is an ambulance shortage in Chicago that puts lives at risk. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman and the Better Government Association… <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/does-chicago-need-more-paramedics"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/aoDdz4faSUKeA09LOpXAPp9chAzcrIbifdAgYoJF6n*ENvNnnNh*pj4YQ2CI0tctbPSc8J9yooc-*P3LJsl*b**qZ8D-C0mo/1056003442.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />CBS Chicago - Some paramedics say there is an ambulance shortage in Chicago that puts lives at risk. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman and the Better Government Association investigate.Some paramedics say there is an ambulance shortage in Chicago that puts lives at risk. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman and the Better Government Association invest... EMS Today 2014 Speaker Interview with Dan Swayze tag:connect.jems.com,2014-02-07:2559935:Video:571308 2014-02-07T15:34:53.889Z JEMS Web Team http://connect.jems.com/profile/JemsWebTeam <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/does-chicago-need-more-paramedics"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/aoDdz4faSUKeA09LOpXAPp9chAzcrIbifdAgYoJF6n*ENvNnnNh*pj4YQ2CI0tctbPSc8J9yooc-*P3LJsl*b**qZ8D-C0mo/1056003442.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Dan Swayze discusses key points from his EMS Today 2014 session Community Paramedic Training &amp; Patient Assessment Techniques <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/does-chicago-need-more-paramedics"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/aoDdz4faSUKeA09LOpXAPp9chAzcrIbifdAgYoJF6n*ENvNnnNh*pj4YQ2CI0tctbPSc8J9yooc-*P3LJsl*b**qZ8D-C0mo/1056003442.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Dan Swayze discusses key points from his EMS Today 2014 session Community Paramedic Training &amp; Patient Assessment Techniques British Columbia Medics Scoff at New Uniforms tag:connect.jems.com,2014-01-30:2559935:Video:570837 2014-01-30T20:29:36.911Z JEMS Web Team http://connect.jems.com/profile/JemsWebTeam <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/british-columbia-medics-scoff-at-new-uniforms"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/sGeqV*sT8d1MTvrmnYoOfZb4GIMXCimuHmozut6bKHDYUdKk8nD84S2BOv5pTa4jRX19Sd860-p*33O14nwaAHKhHBq6gTCo/1052586459.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>COURTENAY - Paramedics in BC are sporting a new look, but some of them dont like it.<br></br> <br></br> They were issued new uniforms on Tuesday morning dark blue shirts replace the familiar white ones the BC Ambulance Service has worn for the past 37 years.<br></br> <br></br> The ambulance service is heralding the change as a huge improvement, but some of the paramedics on the… <a href="http://connect.jems.com/video/british-columbia-medics-scoff-at-new-uniforms"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/sGeqV*sT8d1MTvrmnYoOfZb4GIMXCimuHmozut6bKHDYUdKk8nD84S2BOv5pTa4jRX19Sd860-p*33O14nwaAHKhHBq6gTCo/1052586459.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />COURTENAY - Paramedics in BC are sporting a new look, but some of them dont like it.<br /> <br /> They were issued new uniforms on Tuesday morning dark blue shirts replace the familiar white ones the BC Ambulance Service has worn for the past 37 years.<br /> <br /> The ambulance service is heralding the change as a huge improvement, but some of the paramedics on the ground say the view from up above is a bit distorted.<br /> <br /> Theyre complaining that the shirts could make them a target for people who think they are police officers.<br /> <br /> Follow Gord Kurbis on Twitter - COURTENAY - Paramedics in BC are sporting a new look, but some of them dont like it.<br /> <br /> They were issued new uniforms on Tuesday morning dark blue shirts replace the familiar white ones the BC Ambulance Service has worn for the past 37 years.<br /> <br /> The ambulance service is heralding the change as a huge improvement, but some of the paramedics on the ground say the view from up above is a bit distorted.<br /> <br /> Theyre complaining that the shirts could make them a target for people who think they are police officers.<br /> <br /> Follow Gord Kurbis on Twitter - BC Ambulance Emergency Paramedic Responding to a MedicalVancouver Rescue 7 BC Ambulance Emergency Paramedic Responding to an OverdoseCOURTENAY - Paramedics in BC are sporting a new look, but some of them dont like it.<br /> <br /> They were issued new uniforms on Tuesday morning dark blue shirts replace the familiar white ones the BC Ambulance Service has worn for the past 37 years.<br /> <br /> The ambulance service is heralding the change as a huge improvement, but some of the paramedics on the ground say the view from up above is a bit distorted.<br /> <br /> Theyre complaining that the shirts could make them a target for people who think they are police officers.<br /> <br /> Follow Gord Kurbis on Twitter - BC Ambulance Emergency Paramedic Responding to a MedicalBCAS Emergency Paramedic Unit Responding to a Medical CallCOURTENAY - Paramedics in BC are sporting a new look, but some of them dont like it.<br /> <br /> They were issued new uniforms on Tuesday morning dark blue shirts replace the familiar white ones the BC Ambulance Service has worn for the past 37 years.<br /> <br /> The ambulance service is heralding the change as a huge improvement, but some of the paramedics on the ground say the view from up above is a bit distorted.<br /> <br /> Theyre complaining that the shirts could make them a target for people who think they are police officers.<br /> <br /> Follow Gord Kurbis on Twitter - BC Air Ambulance Critical Care ParamedicCareers in BC Ambulance (BCAS) Dispatch Operations Centers offer challenging work in a fast-paced environment. 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