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Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P

Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P, is a well-known author, lecturer and consultant who has successfully managed two large award-winning metropolitan fire-based EMS systems. He has 37 years of fire, rescue and EMS experience and has been a paramedic for over 35 years. He’s also past chair of the EMS section for the International Association of Fire Chiefs and has a master’s degree in management and business. He can be reached at www.garyludwig.com.

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Preventing Ambulance Accidents Should be a Bigger Focus in EMS

As a profession, EMS needs to really start focusing on the safety of our personnel and doing more to prevent ambulance accidents.


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Using and Understanding EMS Buzzwords

EMS leaders might find themselves trying to hit “benchmarks” and “core competencies” in “quality care” while still trying to “herd cats.”


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Effective Communication is a Key Tool for EMS Managers

Effective communication is often an overlooked tool EMS managers need to be good leaders.


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How the Affordable Care Act Will Change EMS

Now that the Supreme Court upheld Obamacare, and the president was reelected, healthcare reform is a reality—and it will reshape the EMS system.


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Leadership Lessons from the Movies

Great films entertain, but they also teach. Chief Gary Ludwig shares a few of his favorite movies that gave him insight into what makes a good leader.


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