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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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Issues and Challenges Discussed by Medical Directors at Eagles Conference

List of issues discussed at the roundtable of EMS medical directors at the Eagles retreat.


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Medical Directors Reflect on EMS Issues at 2014 Gathering of Eagles

Issues discussed include rapid transport of crashing patients, end-tidal CO2 monitoring and technology integration.


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Follow in the footsteps of these inspirational leaders of EMS.


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BCAS Unifies Prehospital Care in the Largest Canadian EMS System

The BCAS is the largest provider of emergency healthcare in Canada and the second-busiest EMS service in North America.


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