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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Alternate Posting Location: 3 Tips to Finding the Right EMT Course

June 26, 2014

New article posted at EMS1.com 3 tips to finding the right EMT course Please share your tips in the comments. Tweet Share

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Textbook: Foundations of Education – an EMS Approach

June 25, 2014

From time-to-time I get asked, “When are you going to write a textbook about EMS education and technology in EMS education?” Actually, I never get asked that question. But, I did write a chapter for Foundations of Education: An EMS Approach (Amazon.com link). Tweet Share

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Return to the Basics: Know Your Stuff Part 7

June 23, 2014

This guest post was submitted by paramedic Jay Reeves. He replied to the Everyday EMS Tips weekly enewsletter, “Do you know your stuff?” — Great question, I’ll turn to my personal experience. I graduated from paramedic school in 1991, my class was the first to take PALS as part of the program. It was a […]

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Playhouse Theatre Group Presents the Music Man

June 21, 2014

One of my kids is in the Playhouse Theatre Group of Stevens Point, Wisconsin production of the Music Man. Parents were asked to post this poster “at work.” If you live in Central Wisconsin please join us for this great program. Tweet Share

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Finish Up Friday: Rain Barrels

June 20, 2014

I bought these two barrels for rain water collection about a year ago. Last week I finally got the faucets installed and the barrels placed. After more than a week in position to collect rain water it hasn’t rained. Learn more about rain water collection and use. We don’t have gutters so I am not […]

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