One Step Forward, Two Steps Back – Focus People

Great things are happening in EMS. New drugs, expanded protocols, high tech equipment. At the same time we deal with drug shortages, out dated and unproven standards of care and almost self sabotage of ourselves in the media, constantly putting up with the lowest common denominator in our ranks.

We need to find our focus. Sure work on the new stuff but maybe concentrate on the older issues too that are holding us back as a profession and as providers, lending for less than optimal patient care. How are you and your agency focusing on more steps forward and less steps back.

EMS Web Summit | Evan Feuer Interview

This week I am posting an interview a did with Evan Feuer. He is one of the speakers for the upcoming EMS Web Summit. Listen to this short 12 minute interview and get a sneak peek into his topic and some other EMS insights.


Read more about Evan and the EMS Web Summit here.

EMS Career Choices, Options and Changes

ems patient care transportWhere do you see yourself in five or ten years in the EMS field? Do you even see yourself doing it that long? Have you considered all the options open in EMS or have you started to set your sights elsewhere? Come join Jim in this episode and help answer these questions or maybe find the answer yourself.

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EMS Growth and Direction With Dr. Bledsoe

This is an interview I did with Dr. Bryan Bledsoe back in 2008 about the direction of the EMS industry. I have come a long way since then on my pod casting skills, but what about EMS? Take a listen and let me know what you think. Believe it or not you can even hear Henry in the background on this one too. 

About Bryan E. Bledsoe, DO, FACEP, EMT-P:

Dr. Bledsoe is an emergency physician and EMS author from Midlothian, Texas.  He entered EMS in 1974 as an EMT and attended one of the first paramedic programs in north Texas. Get more on Dr. Bledsoe at