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 claiming to have it and the patience and resources needed to handle an otherwise simple call.

 

 

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Tips On Advocating For Your Non-911 Patient

With a rash of non emergent calls lately, Jim talks about ways to educate patients who don’t need 911 but may benefit more from a doctors office or clinic. Take a listen and discover when is a good time to try and educate a patient or family and when you should give up. Do you just haul from the call or do you try and make the most out of the patient contact?

 

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