EMS Documentation – EMS Narrative Reporting – Paramedic – EMT – ReportPage

Somehow I've become the go-to site for information on the EMS Narrative Report. I'm very much OK with that. I believe that the Narrative Report and the EMS Report is the most important information-sharing tool for the Paramedic or EMT.

Here are some of the things I've written concerning the EMS Narrative Report, and for EMS Charting general.EMS 2.0 logo

Soapy Pictures – The EMS Narrative Report

This article is about the evolution of my narrative style, and shows how I went from just writing something into actually charting about the patient in the best way that I can. It shows how I fuse the "Chronological Narrative" reporting style with "SOAP Charting" (using the SOAP method to write the EMS narrative) – There's a lot of tips in here.
 

More on EMS narrative reporting 

This article is a more in-depth "nuts and bolts" how-to guide for the paramedic or EMT to use in designing their narrative reporting style. I emphasize how to properly place information and how to share it with the user of the information. Emphasis is placed on using the SOAP charting method.
 

Six Tricks You Can Use Today to Improve your EMS Narrative Report

Don't have time to read due to your call volume? Use these tips and tricks as a quick tutorial and begin writing professional EMS narrative Reports today. Whether you're a paramedic or an EMT, these tips will have you writing your ambulance run sheet like a pro.
 

For more information, please read the above information on the EMS narrative report, SOAP charting, EMS Charting, and EMS Patient Care Reports.

 

 

 

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I am a paramedic trying to advance the idea that the Emergency Medical Services can be made into the profession that we all want it, need it, and know it deserves to be.

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  • Comments
    Ckemtp
    I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust
    I somewhat agree, though I assure you I didn't set out to waste your time. I probably should have broken this down into two separate points as the second point was the one I most wanted to emphasize. My bad on this one, I'll do better next time. Thanks for the feedback. If you'd like,…
    2014-12-16 20:25:00
    hawk4080
    I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust
    Wow. That was a total waste to read.
    2014-12-16 19:20:00
    retired ems medic
    I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust
    The radios should have had a trouble button to eliminate the need to key the Mike and talk. Maybe the dispatchers need to be rotated out to the streets to get out of the mode of just getting the calls out and only half listening to the radio.
    2014-12-16 14:50:00
    HybridMedic
    I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust
    We use "Signal C" as a code to relay a crew in distress. Takes a second for the dispatchers to confirm it, but it sends the nearest engine, battalion chief, fire investigator (who are sworn LEO's) and makes an officer in distress call to Memphis Police. The arrival of all those resources is quite... Dramatic.
    2014-12-15 14:29:00
    exmedic
    Welcome to the Club
    Not me anymore
    2014-12-15 09:17:00

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