One of the things you should examine is how the material is presented. A live online paramedic refresher course is generally a better option than a recorded online course.
This time of year, as pre-hospital providers go forth to save lives, cold-related injuries such as frostbite should be top of mind. Learn how to avoid frostbite while caring for patients in the extreme cold.
Community outreach will help us generate a positive picture among the general public about EMS professionals.
When discussing the new and growing field of pre-hospital care, aka community paramedicine, there seems to be two very unique paths emergency services are following.
One of the most common endocrine disorders is hypothyroidism. But there is evidence to support the idea that mild hypothyroidism is over treated by family physicians.
Thoughts of trying to make everyone happy during the holidays while making ends meet and not working oneself to death can cause major holiday stress. I’m certain many of us have this in the back of our minds as the holiday season approaches.
The question is: do services have the right to terminate your relationship with them if they feel you, as the face of the company, have painted them or their services in a negative light on social media?
The NREMT and CAPCE partnership allows you to import CAPCE-approved EMT continuing education course records directly into your National Registry account. Find out how this saves you time during EMT recertification.
Empathy is a big part of our jobs, and we need to teach it to our students, our employees and each other. People need to feel that it’s OK to be empathetic and that it’s a natural part of the whole EMS picture.
It's important to remember people react to you based on judgments about your real life and your digital life. What you share on social media networks forms your personal and professional EMS reputation and brand.