A Few Realities Of EMS – It’s Not Puppy Dogs And Ice Cream Cones

I want to touch on some realities of EMS. Just as a reminder that while what we see, read or hear are great ways to get our thoughts going and provoke change there are some realities of EMS we have to face in the meantime, despite what we may want or even feel.



Show notes:

A Day In The Life Of An Ambulance Driver – Everybody Has A Diagnosis

Roguemedic – Great points on current drugs we are expected to use. This is actually part three in this series, so be sure to read all 4.

The Chronicles of EMS – Go watch and read about EMS 2.0

EMS Boot Camp – Find out more about EMS webinars online

MedicCast – Put this as one of your top EMS online resources.

See details about the NREMT Audio Video Showcase – click here.

Solutions For Frequent Flyers | Why Am I Looking There?

This week Jim comments on the Ntg and IV access thought process, the grounding frequent flyer program at SFFD and asks a question about examining patients private areas.

Show links:

Reeves EMS – http://reevesems.com

EMS Grants Help – http://emsgrantshelp.com

Ntg vs IV – http://ambulancedriverfiles.com/2010/10/what-comes-first-the-nitro-or-the-iv/

Frequent Flyer Article –  http://www.emsworld.com/features/article.jsp?siteSection=4&id=15340