Types of CNS Disorders | EMS Quick Study Help

This episode of EMS quick study help tips focuses on the types of central nervous system disorders. Using an acronym can help you recall the various types of CNS issues when you get stuck come exam time.     Be sure to share, Like or … [Continue reading]

Are Leading EMS Organizations Losing Their Way?

This week Josh and Jim talk about leading EMS organizations and ask if they are losing their way when it comes to content they are publishing? In particular Jim mentions a recent blog post that puts JEMS on blast a bit for their seemingly lack of … [Continue reading]

Is The Public Desire For Degrees In EMS Privately Ignored?

If college degree providers are the goal why do leaders and organizations in EMS continue to accept and promote non degree programs and employees? Does it boil down to dollars and cents or is it that there just isn't enough providers who pursue the … [Continue reading]

EMS Education, Distance Learning and Pay

This episode I am joined why Scott McConnell of DistanceCME.com. We discussed EMS education and the challenges of distance learning as well as the value it can bring. Scott gave his best three tips to make the most of learning online and we even … [Continue reading]

Central Nervous System | EMS Quick Study Tips

I begin the neurological emergency section with a quick overview of the central nervous system (CNS). … [Continue reading]

Changing BSI & Scene Safety | Oh yeah… Zombies

This episode talks about using the zombie apocalypse, changing how EMS does scene safety and BSI training. Plus Jims idea for his on duty Halloween costume.   Get the download from CDC here. Follow Jim on Instagram click … [Continue reading]

Bites & Stings | EMS Study Help

This weeks MM finishes up on poisonings and talks about those patients with bites and stings and the primary elements paramedics and EMT's will often see on exams. If this quick video doesn't have you nodding your head in understanding, open that … [Continue reading]

Tricyclic Antidepressant OD | EMS Study Help

Understanding tricyclic antidepressant overdoses in patients. Paramedic assessment of the tricyclic OD patient. Key points to help study and identify patients who may have intentionally or accidentally overdosed on tricyclic antidepressants. … [Continue reading]

When They Ask For A Doctor and You Show Up

This is a great reboot session with Greg Friese and remember that EMS Boot Camp sessions can now be found at EMSSEO.com. For this episode we ask: "Have you ever helped the man down, stopped at an MVA or even performed CPR while off duty?" As EMS … [Continue reading]

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning | EMS Quick Study Help

This weeks Monday Minutes continues with the EMS quick study help series. This episode focuses on carbon monoxide poisoning. … [Continue reading]