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Posts Outside the Service Area: 60 Days Until the End of the Year

Another year is zipping by. Rather incredible. I have a busy schedule between now and the end of year with trips to Baltimore, New York City, Las Vegas, and Kansas City. Plus two holidays and deer camp! What are your plans for the end of the year?

What kind of EMS organization do you work for? Steve Whitehead provides an EMS organization self-assessment. There are great organization out there and your organization can be great. Are you willing to look for a great organization or put in the effort to make your organization great?

The High Performance EMS blogger Dale Loeberger introduces GIS for EMS. This was also the topic for Episode 118 of the EMSEduCast – the podcast by and for EMS educators.

The Droid Medic explains 5 useful ways to use your Wi-Fi only tablet. This was of particular interest to me because next month I am looking forward to the arrival of my Kindle Fire (Amazon Affiliate Link)

Kyle Bates and John Dillon have put together an educational and entertaining Halloween theme gamed. Can you beat my score of 1200?

I like this explanation and video from the EMT-Medical Student about how air goes in and out. Watch the video to better understand the mechanics of breathing.

What were some of your favorite posts from October?

Did you see any great Halloween themed costumes?

By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.