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A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P

Editor-in-chief of JEMS, A.J. Heightman is a former EMS director and EMS operations director who has researched and specialized in MCI management training for 30 years.

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Before & After the Storm

JEMS Editor-in-Chief A.J. Heightman shares personal message to EMS crews responding to superstorm Sandy.


Agencies Come Together to Face MCIs

EMS providers set patches aside when faced with MCIs or resuscitations.


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Proper Use of the Pump is Key to Cardiac Arrest

It's important to remember the key components of successful cardiac care.


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Media Attacks EMS Response to Aurora Shooting

There’s more to the story than the media has picked up on.


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Many Factors Contribute to the Successful Management of a Mass Casualty Incident

A mass casualty event can be magnified by many factors.


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