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Video: Street Heroes EMS Week 2012

The 2012 EMS Week video from the poet laureate of EMS, FDNY EMS Lt. Farooq Muhammad. As he says, “Keep yourselves strong. Keep yourselves safe.” Audio engineer for this video was Bob Weir. The Bob Weir? I don’t know but Bob and I have something big in common.

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Video: AFSCME Support for EMS Week

Lots and lots of videos were posted on YouTube during EMS Week 2012. Find them all by searching YouTube. I will be posting a couple that caught my eye, but I didn’t have time to watch them all.

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EMS Week 2012: 3 Lists of 3

It’s EMS Week. No better way to celebrate than 3 lists of 3. EMS Week Recognition Items 1. Clothing – I am partial to a nice hoodie sweatshirt, preferably no zipper 2. Gadgets – a TRECK+, pen light, or pocket knife would be useful to any EMS professional 3. Food – how about a one […]

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Video: FDNY EMS Week Poster #EMSWeek

Documentary film of the making of this year’s FDNY EMS Week poster while also highlighting the important work of FDNY EMTs and Paramedics.

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Video: Good News Enfield #EMSWeek

Local news star thanks EMTs and Paramedics for their service to the residents of Enfield by reading the EMS Week Presidential Proclamation. Also features photos and video of Enfield EMS.

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Video: EMS Week Bass Tournament #EMSWeek

This is great. I have heard of picnics, cook-outs, banquets, ice cream socials, and more for EMS Week recognition, but this is the first time I have heard of an EMS Week Bass Tournament. As we like to say around Everyday EMS Tips HQ, “Now that’s a great bass!”

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Videos: Newport News #EMSWeek

Set of video spots featuring EMS professionals from the Newport News Fire Department: Milton Roman Paramedic/Firefighter Marlon Pendergraft Firefighter/Paramedic Describes how he enjoys teaching prevention to children. We can make a difference in preparing kids for an emergency. Kate Harper Firefighter/Paramedic Charlie Brenneman Firefighter/Paramedic/HazMat Specialist “We’re going to be there when citizens are having their […]

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Video: EMS Week Recognition from CA EMSA

Nice message, but I really wish I knew if Dr. Backer has hands. Next year I suggest the CA EMSA reach out to Setla Films for a dazzling EMS Week video.

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Memorable EMS Calls from Lancaster General Health #EMSWeek

In this video members of the Lancaster PA, Lancaster General Health EMS discuss their first calls, most memorable calls, and advancements in EMS. Listening to the providers I was really struck how many of the calls were about pediatric encounters, especially pediatric death. In many cases the providers were discussing preventable tragedies. Yesterday, while bike […]

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10 tips On Promoting EMS Week Activities

This is a guest post from EmergencyLand.com founder Susan Tellem about promoting your organization’s EMS Week activities. If you want to guest post or review on this blog,┬ácheck out the guidelines here. Every day in the US, there are hundreds of special events and occasions that are promoted through the press and social media. While […]