Monthly Archives: September 2011

Wireless Broadbands Impact on EMS

Although broadband has a technical meaning, the phrase “mobile broadband” is a wireless carrier marketing term for Internet access. The impact of mobile medical devices with internet connectivity is about to have a huge impact on EMS. Interestingly, it appears to be less driven by … Continue reading

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Online EMT-P Refresher Class from Distance CME

This innovative system tracks student interactivity and therefore monitors attendance Online education in EMS is not a new thing. What makes the Distance CME online program stand out is that you can take your National 48-Hour Refresher using it. This … Continue reading

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How to Keep a Relative Alive in the Hospital

Actually, I’m thinking I could write a book on this one. Once my wife needed a spinal tap. I walked in the door as the neurosurgeon from Penn tried vainly to find some CSF. At the third deep plunge of … Continue reading

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EMS: Advancing from the front line

EMS itself was really born in war, and the very first ambulances were seen on the battlefield. There are two very different kinds of EMS: military and civilian. EMS itself was really born in war, and the very first ambulances … Continue reading

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The 10 coolest products at EMS World Expo 2011

Some of the hottest products at this year’s Expo fell into the categories of airway, breathing, and circulatory support. EMS World Expo 2011 was the best EMS industry trade-show this year. It introduced a number of exciting new products never … Continue reading

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Lifestyle Coach, a personal trainer for high-stressed & overweight EMS professionals

I recently ran into this guy I think is pretty amazing. He is a personal coach, helping people really get on top of solid gains in their quality of life. He wants to specialize in helping high performance overweight and … Continue reading

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