News

Here you will find all of the latest news from our department.

Timeless pain management tipsSunday May 12th, 2019

All EMS providers can still learn something about patient care from their mothers.
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Tips to become a published EMS authorMonday May 6th, 2019

With an increase in online publishing activity, there's no better time to share your knowledge and become an EMS author
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Use AVPU scale to determine a patient's level of consciousnessThursday April 4th, 2019

The AVPU scale is an important tool used to assess a patient's level of consciousness. However, sometimes the distinction between 'A' and 'V' frequently can cause confusion.
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Warm EMS equipment for a warm patientThursday February 21st, 2019

Excessively cold temperatures add to a patient's physical discomfort. Learn how to keep patients warm during assessment.
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Make EMS Week a year round celebrationThursday February 14th, 2019

Instead of relegating celebration to a single week of May consider how to recognize the accomplishments of EMS all year long.
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10 Steps to start your own EMS podcastWednesday February 13th, 2019

Podcasting is a dynamic and emerging method to deliver Web-based content to EMS professionals. Lean how to spread your message in a fun and easy way
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What football can teach us about patient assessmentMonday January 28th, 2019

Patient assessment is a often a team effort that requires a plan, roles, and follow through
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Ask good assessment questions to get good answersTuesday January 15th, 2019

Remember that a patient can be your best source in acquiring clinical information. By asking good questions and getting good answers, you can start treatment more quickly than you otherwise would.
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6 lifesaving seat belt tips for EMTs and paramedicsSunday January 6th, 2019

Whether you're treating a minor cut or a MCI, there's no excuse for not using proper restraint while riding in an ambulance.
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1 simple question to increase audience participationWednesday December 5th, 2018

Tackling the difficult challenge of encouraging participation by asking this simple question and waiting for a response
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