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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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EMSers Need Basic Splinting Technique

JEMS Editor-in-Chief A.J. Heightman goes back to the basics with splinting.


CPAP Saves Lives a Minute at a Time

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Push Hard, Fast, Deep, Continuously

JEMS Editor-in-Chief A.J. Heightman notest that the new AHA CPR Guidelines seem simple in several areas, but they’ll require EMS to carefully retrain crews, adopt a new thought process and systems approach to cardiac arrest management, and develop a more integrated citizen, police, fire, EMS and hospital interface.


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