COVID and Beyond | Changes To EMS Protocols

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues. The stress on EMS agencies keeps growing. Especially in hot areas like NY and NJ. Dr Ken Lavelle who is an Emergency Medicine Clinic Instructor and Medical Director for several agencies in NJ and PA, joins Jim … [Continue reading]

You Can’t UN-Learn EMS

Is it possible to forget some things in EMS? Sure. But if you have spent the time and put in true effort. You can't unlearn what you have built. Now there may be times you have to refresh your memory or maybe you realize you have not mastered a … [Continue reading]

Understanding Burn Severity | EMS Study Help Tips

As we continue with the EMS study guide help tips. This video highlights the key elements of burn severity. Know the difference between superficial, partial and full thickness burns. Having a good understanding of these points will help you come … [Continue reading]

Burns | Basics | EMS Study Help Tips

Let's get some key concepts on burns as we begin the latest segment of the Monday Minutes and the EMS Quick StudyHelp Tips. https://youtu.be/POBQRtG86sw … [Continue reading]

Adding More EMS To COVID-19 Response

With the healthcare profession under siege from the COVID-19 pandemic, we need more professionals providing care now. But what is the best way to get providers out into the workforce? The NREMT made an attempt to get new providers out there but … [Continue reading]

EMS Quick Study Help Tips | Types Of Shock

This segment of the EMS study help tips is the last on hemorrhage and shock. Remember these quick videos are key content elements you will often see on exams. EMT's and paramedics should review this type of content when preparing for an EMS test or … [Continue reading]

When EMS Response Overrides COVID-19 Dangers

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Dangers to EMS professionals increase, protocols for our response keep changing and the personal decision to potential exposure is becoming a reality some may not be able to ignore. EMS provider age, previous … [Continue reading]

It’s Hard Being A New EMS Professional

When you are a new EMT or paramedic at an agency its hard. You don't yet have your own "flow" just yet and you tend to fall back on your textbook type approach to patients. While there is nothing wrong with that. You also must start to take cues … [Continue reading]

How EMS Gets To Deal With The Coronavirus

The spread and handling of Coronavirus patients and potential threat to providers is a serious and real. This episode highlights other coronavirus contacts and how EMS sometimes has to deal with this element of the job. This is a story of a patient … [Continue reading]

Stages Of Shock | EMS NREMT Quick Study Help Tips

This short video covers the key elements on the stages of shock. Perfect to build your knowledge and refresh on important elements for NREMT exam success.    https://youtu.be/Bn8gNXARh40 Claim your Insider Membership to Turbo Medic by … [Continue reading]