Giving Patients An Unfair Advantage

When you prepare beyond your basic training and knowledge you are giving your patients an unfair advantage. This is good for them of course but great for you as well.

It’s unfair unfortunately because many EMS providers just do the minimum to get certified and get a job. But as you know, EMS is more than just a job. There are so many moving parts and you should be understanding them all thoroughly.

Doing that will give your patients that advantage they need. Take a listen to this weeks episode and see what I mean.

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Choosing Who Lives, Who Dies and Gets Picked Up In EMS

Do we choose who lives and dies in EMS or are we just following guidelines, made up my people who are out of touch with reality, research and medicine? Policies enforced with a legal eye and no regard for the patient and their outcomes.

There is a lot that goes with this story and others like it. Phrases like DNR, duty to act and more get thrown around. But there is an issue with this call that goes beyond CPR, deciding who gets it, when they get it or IF they get it.

Join us for this episode as we discuss the CPR, DNR, CCRC’s and the bigger underlying issue that we as EMS professionals face everyday with agencies like them.

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Respiratory Emergencies Part 1 | EMS Quick Study Help Tips

This episode of Monday Minutes begins respiratory emergencies. Basic key points on respiratory emergencies to get you started and help with paramedic EMT exams, patient care and EMS knowledge.
 

 

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Another reason why patient assessment is key

This weeks episode includes a story why patient assessment is the key to your success and the patients. Plus I talk about EMS exam overwhelm and new vs. Salty EMS provers.

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Doing More In 30 Minutes Or Less | Preparing EMS Students

When is it too much? How many responsibilities can EMS take on and not be expected to earn more?How about just being given the time to perform responsibilities and expectations? I talk about this, exam help and the snubbing of Jim. Take a listen.

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Are You Alone In This EMS Thing?

Do you ever feel like you are the only one actually caring or doing your job in EMS? I dunno, sometimes I feel like when it comes to doing the right thing and what we have been trained for is becoming the exception and not the rule. Take a listen to this short episode (7 mins) to see what I am talking about.

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Poisoning Routes of Absorption | EMS Study Help

Episode II of Overdose and Poisonings training for EMS and paramedics discusses routes of absorption and geographical specific poisoning related exposures.

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Narcan – The Apple Pie Of CPR

EMS This episode Jim, Josh and Dave discuss the use of Narcan in cardiac arrest and in overdose patients. What do your protocols say and what is your take on this drug?

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Being Brutally Honest With Your Patients

EMS On this recent episode Josh and Dave took the reins to discuss when or if EMS providers should be telling patients they are having
a stroke, a heart attack or even if they are going to die.

Sparked by a podcast on Ted Talks it got Josh asking who should be speaking for the industry on this topic?

Take a listen and be sure to leave your thoughts and how you handle these situations.

Do You Know Your Stroke Mimics?

This weeks episode talks about many of the mimics of a CVA/Stroke. Do you keep these differentials in mind when assessing your patient for neurological emergencies?

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