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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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Frail & Forgotten

Remember that your elderly patients are people first and foremost, and have compassion when caring for them.


Forward Thinking REQUIRED

Only by studying the lessons being learned daily on the battlefields of the war on terror can we ensure that our trauma care is state-of-the-art back home.


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Pioneers of Paramedicine Honored in L.A.

Four EMS physicians were recognized for their influential roles in the industry.


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Advanced Prep Pays Off

The crews used recent MCI training to triage, treat and transport 13 patients in less than 30 minutes at this fire.


Use the RAT Triage Process

Read why you should “RAT out” your patients during the triage process.


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