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December 2016

Nothing burns like the cold

By |December 8th, 2016|

“”
― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

Truer words have never been spoken. Cold like heat can burn, just differently. This time of year, as my fellow pre-hospital providers […]

November 2016

Paramedic vs Physician

By |November 7th, 2016|

Great blog post:
The paramedic vs physician debate is probably as old as the respective professions and can be traced back to ancient Egypt.

Like many EMS folks, I’d say it […]

October 2016

FIELD AMPUTATIONS How Quick is quick, you’d be surprised

By |October 9th, 2016|

Ladies and Gentlemen,

we are always looking for great stories, Studies to share with you and here is a good one.

From: http://www.scancrit.com/2016/09/28/field-amputations/  For the complete article please click the link

A paper […]

August 2016

Synthetic Opioid Without the Side Effects

By |August 18th, 2016|

We all know that the opioid addiction in this country has become an epidemic. The number of opioid prescriptions has quadrupled since 1999 and is responsible for 14,000 […]

Man Allegedly Steals Ambulance in Dallas, TX.

By |August 12th, 2016|

Man Allegedly Steals Ambulance in Dallas, TX.

Someone please explain something to me; how in blue heck in this day and age does someone steal an ambulance? How many […]

July 2016

Federal Workers Reportedly the Cause of Most Current Measles Outbreak

By |July 12th, 2016|

It was just 16 years ago that measles was declared eradicated in the US and now we are having regular outbreaks because of ongoing, and unfounded, fear that the […]

4th of July: Are ‘We The People’ really safe?

By |July 4th, 2016|

Every year millions of Americans across the world celebrate Independence Day with the waving of Old Glory, Bar-B-Que, and fireworks. As a Marine Corps Veteran, I enjoy this time […]

June 2016

12 Children Have Died Locked in a Car in 2016

By |June 18th, 2016|

So far this year there have been 12 child deaths in U.S. from having been left in a car.  How is this still happening?  12!!!  How are we so […]

Two EMTs Get Into A Fight in Georgia

By |June 18th, 2016|

WSB TV Atlanta reported on two private ambulance EMTs who got into a fight yesterday after dropping off a patient in a residential neighborhood.  Seriously?  A fight?   Witnesses stated […]

Ft. Walton FD to respond on Harley Davidson Motorcycles

By |June 15th, 2016|

A majority of “EMS Dinosaurs” that have been in emergency medical services (EMS) for over <cough> 20 years <cough> or more got into the industry after having been inspired […]