Driving The Ambulance Like A Maniac

This episode I am joined by Josh and we discuss those crazy ambulance drivers. But more importantly we talk about communication and focus on ways to promote change when faced with co-workers who may not be thinking about the bigger picture, safety and a successful EMS career.

Take a listen below

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Trauma | Soft Tissue Injuries | EMS Study Help Tips

This installment of the Monday Minutes continues with key elements of trauma and soft tissue injuries. [Read more…]

Sharing Your EMS Secrets

It’s where is really happens right? We discuss the calls on the way there, we discuss them afterwards and we talk about everything EMS in that little space in the ambulance. It is pretty intimate when you think about it. It almost beckons us to tell our true opinions, our life stories and dreams to people we barely know.

But does what we say in that small private area stay there? While many feel it should, often it doesn’t. Depending on the system you work in, it could be a partner issue or lack of one that helps all those private thoughts and comments get shared. Yet we still share.

Do you? Have you found yourself trying not to share and then realize you are when its too late?

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Being A Big City Paramedic

Big city medic problems

When your new in EMS you might want to be that paramedic in a big city. Check out this episode (9 mins) and listen to a big city medic story and how things like an overdose are the same no matter what city you may be in or how long you have been in EMS

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Trauma |Kinetics | EMS Study Help Tips

This week starts the trauma section of the EMS quick study help tips and begins with some basic trauma keys. While we may not always be thinking of all this on that hot trauma call. You will most likely see this on exams, so be ready and don’t give away points to the EMS exam Gods.

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EMS Study Help Tips | Treating Allergic Reactions

This episode of the Monday Minutes finishes up allergic reactions and targets treatment of mild, moderate and severe allergic reactions. Watch for key elements seen on EMS paramedic and EMT exams

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EMS Study Tips | Allergic Reaction | Signs & Symptoms

This EMS study tips session focuses on the signs and symptoms of allergic and anaphylaxis reactions

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Life and Death Matters | The Podcast Interview

This week I interview Samuel and Christian Adams who are the authors of the book “Life & Death Matters. Professionalism and Decision Making for the First Responder”.

This was a great episode and I picked a few sections of the book to discuss with them like assimilation, doing things with intention and being an effective and professional preceptor.

Take a listen and be sure to grab your copy of the book via their website or Amazon links below.

Check out Christian and Samuels website for more info here.

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EMS Quick Study Help | Allergic Reactions | Terms and Pathology

This episode of the Monday Minutes begins its focus on allergic reactions. I start with basic terms and pathology before we start to get a bit deeper. This EMS study help video will give you common elements you will often see on exams and also build your knowledge base as an EMT paramedic and EMS professional.


 

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EMS Partners vs. Coworkers

Have you felt the difference between when you work with a steady partner versus when you work with just another paramedic or EMT that you don’t really know. Watch this short video to get some insight and a quick read from Buff to Burnt on the topic.


 

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