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What is the next “Low Hanging Fruit” of EMS 2.0 and of US Healthcare Reform?

I’m inviting all types of healthcare providers to the party on this one. What’s the next “Low Hanging Fruit” for EMS 2.0 and for US healthcare reform. What can paramedics do that would remove some of the burden from the Emergency Healthcare System inside of six months?

Should EMS Improvise? And the Recipe for the “Kaiser Cocktail”

Sometimes EMS providers need to improvise for the best possible patient care. Here’s something I use to treat mild hypoglycemia in the known diabetic. I’m asking for your opinion on this one, should I be doing this?

Cardiocerebral Resuscitation – Change brings Fantastic results

Some more information on the amazing, revolutionary procedure that is Cardiocerebral resuscitation. Be prepared here, folks. This stuff will blow your mind.

Dear State of Illinois EMS…

State of Illinois EMS… We have to have a little talk. Can we save our relationship?

Something I found in the Iowa State EMS Protocols

This is an excerpt from the newly released State of Iowa Statewide EMS protocols that I’d like to bring to the attention of the EMS blogosphere. Bravo to the State of Iowa for giving us the tools to improve the profession!

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Chris Kaiser aka "Ckemtp"

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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    20 EMT Blogs You Must Read | EMS Training HQ
    Have a Stryker Power Cot? Check the Hydraulic Lines
    […] This blog is very simple. It is one EMT providing information to other EMTs. While the premise is simple, the posts are nothing but. Recent posts include “Why do Ambulance Carry Epi-Pens?“, “I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust“, and “Have a Stryker Power Cot? Check the Hydraulic Lines“. […]
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    I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust
    […] posts are nothing but. Recent posts include “Why do Ambulance Carry Epi-Pens?“, “I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust“, and “Have a Stryker Power Cot? Check the Hydraulic […]
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    Why do Ambulances Carry Epi-Pens?
    […] to other EMTs. While the premise is simple, the posts are nothing but. Recent posts include “Why do Ambulance Carry Epi-Pens?“, “I Got Attacked – A Paramedic Speaks About Public Trust“, and “Have a […]
    2014-12-24 22:40:58
    Catherine
    Why do Ambulances Carry Epi-Pens?
    Apologies if this has been addressed in the comments already, however, I feel it is very pertinent. I think the author of this article fails to realize one small but important piece of information. Not all ambulance services are full time urban based departments that live, breathe, and die EMS. There are innumerable rural, volunteer…
    2014-12-24 12:10:00
    Anne Castioni
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    I second your concern for patient safety. Medication errors are an ever increasing problem and proficiency of the EMS provider is highly variable. Who is giving the medication? How often do they administer medication? How frequently do they retrain on medication administration? What is the error rate on all medication administration? I would like to…
    2014-12-24 10:42:00

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