The Response To COVID Effects On EMS

After watching a video news article on the FDNY response to EMS members and their struggles with mental health during the COVID 19 Pandemic. We decided to talk about the lack of support that seems to be offered to EMS professionals after events like COVID.

Is this anything new? The mentality of suck it up and keep going seems to be business as usual. But the environments that EMS are facing these days is anything but.

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Psychological Trauma in EMS Patients | PTSD

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Through the use of case-based lectures, highly interactive student activities, and realistic scenario stations, this course prepares providers to integrate specific interventions designed to mediate patient psychological trauma on all ambulance responses. The evidence based content reviews the physiological and psychological effects that occur when patients and family members experience an emergency situation requiring EMS involvement. For full details click the image below.

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PTSD In EMS

ambulance1MMThis week we discuss post traumatic stress disorder in EMS. How do we deal with it, how does it effect us and our performance in the field? Listen to this episode below as Jim, Josh and guest Dave Brenner as they discuss this and other EMS stress related topics.


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