EMS Tips

Priority Posts from Outside the Service Area

I overheard some priority traffic from other EMS bloggers, publications, and education programs that I wanted to share with Everyday EMS Tips readers.

Tom Middleton has an excellent article on MCI response tips at based on his experiences as a combat medic in Iraq and more than 20 years as a Firefighter/Paramedic. Tom was also one of the first guests on the Medical Author Chat podcast to talk about his book Saber’s Edge.

EMS Blogs

1. Chris Kaiser hosted the March 2010 Edition of the Handover Blog Carnival. The theme was “Respect.” Chris summarizes and links to more than 10 posts from a lot of my favorite EMS Bloggers. Thanks, Chris, for hosting and everyone for contributing.

2. New hosts for the Handover Blog Carnival. UKMedic999 Mark Glencorse introduces the new managers of organizing the monthly blog carnival. Read The Handover Marches On … thanks to Rescue Monkey and From a Probies Eyes for taking the hand off of the handover.

3. Sean Eddy continues his celebrity paramedic series with one of my favorite characters – the Terminator. If the Terminator was a Paramedic.

4. I had a guest post published recently at – the place for all things healthcare and smartphones. Check out How to Write a Smartphone App Review.

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.