Alternate Posting Location: Best Practices for Live Online EMS Training

August 6, 2014

In episode 395 of the MedicCast Rom Duckworth and I discuss best practices for live online EMS training. Watch and listen using this video or visit the MedicCast where you can also subscribe to all episodes of the MedicCast. Tweet Share

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Question: When a Patient Becomes Violent

August 5, 2014

On Facebook a friend asked, “Are there any precautions an EMT can take in the event that their patient turns on them?” And shared this link: CNN reporter bit 2 EMTs while in drunken rage No Such Thing as a Violent Patient A patient that turns violent is no longer a patient, even if intoxicated. […]

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Alternate Posting Location: Hands-On EMS Training

August 4, 2014

Recently posted at EMS1.com 4 tips for hands-on EMS training in your station Fire station in Skagway, Alaska Tweet Share

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Back from Alaska Cruise

August 2, 2014

I had the good fortune to spend the last week of July on a cruise to Alaska with my family. Regular blog posting will resume as time and ideas allow. Enjoy. Tweet Share

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I Was Nearby: Alaska Tourist Train Derailment

August 1, 2014

Last month I was riding on White Pass and Yukon train that ascends from Skagway, Alaska to the White Pass summit. The popular tourist train follows the route of the historic Yukon Goldrush. I had previously rode the train in 1989. Near about mile 15 our train stopped for what we were told was a […]

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COAST Rechargable Dual Power Flashlight

July 18, 2014

I just unpacked a brand new COAST Rechargable Dual Power Flashlight. I am really looking forward to using this flashlight and reporting back on its functionality. In the unpacking process I am already impressed with the obvious durability and excellent construction. I was pleasantly surprised it came with AAA  batteries included for immediate use and the […]

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Measure Distance with Google Maps

July 11, 2014

From any location, right click and select, “Measure Distance” Tweet Share

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Alternate Posting Location: Polling in EMS Education

July 8, 2014

Now posted at EMS1.com How polling EMS students can help them learn Also, take 1 minute and help RoadID give $50,000 to fire, EMS, and police charity organizations. Do it. Now. Please. Tweet Share

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July 4, 2014

July 4, 2014

Have a safe and fun weekend.   Post by CentreLearn. Tweet Share

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Posts Outside the Service Area: June 2014

June 30, 2014

Some of my favorite posts from around the blogosphere from June, 2014. Assessing and treating patients that have had a stroke and are now experiencing a new medical emergency can create a challenging assessment for paramedics. The NeuroEMS blog has a great post on Stroke and the Survivor. Pit Crew CPR – all the details of […]

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