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Cynthia Kincaid

Cynthia Kincaid

An award-winning writer who has written numerous articles for medical and health-care publications and organizations. She was the recipient of a 2007 Excellence in Journalism award from the Society of Professional Journalists. Cynthia holds a bachelor s degree in journalism and a master s degree in public administration. She is a frequent JEMS contributor

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Rick Lewis and Dr. John Riccio developed the Advance Resource Medic (ARM) vehicle and deployment system, allowing for a changed dispatch and triage process.


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Finding the Sweet Spot

Dr. Ahamed Idris found the chest compression rate “sweet spot” and how to measure what's happening during resuscitation.


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Utilizing a Fatigue Matrix

David Edgar created a crew fatigue policy to objectively monitor crew activity and fatigue throughout their shift.


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First Responder Recovery

Philip Callahan developed and introduced a resiliency-based behavioral health initiative that helps first responders dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder.


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