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Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

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City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

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Texas Ambulance Crash

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CO Leak at Illinois School

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VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

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Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

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Care in the Air

When the flight gets rocky for a passenger with an emergency, know what equipment is available for medical providers on board who choose to intervene.
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NAEMSE

The National Association of EMS Educators is a 501(c) non profit educational association that has been incorporated since 1995. It is a professional membership organization that is made up of over 3,000 EMS educators, both nationally and internationally, that include instructors, program directors, deans, training officers, EMS physicians, EMS nurses and EMS state officials. It is governed by a board of directors and the home office headquartered in Pittsburgh. The mission of the National Association of EMS Educators is to inspire excellence in EMS education and lifelong learning.

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Return of the Rural Paramedic

The community health paramedic has re-emerged to fill a critical gap in service in rural or overwhelmed areas.


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Use these Tips from an EMS Professor

A classroom professor might not have the real-world clout a field provider does, but the professor might have more real-world knowledge than the student thinks.


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Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

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REMSA Programs Helps Reduce Hospital Visits

Community paramedic effort goes into service.
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City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

Ambulance response times among problems noted by city supervisor.
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Texas Ambulance Crash

Victoria ambulance collides with civilian vehicle.
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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

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CO Leak at Illinois School

Girard incident sends over 130 to hospitals.
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Hands On September 2014

Who gets thumbs up this month?
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VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
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Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

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Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

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2010 San Diego Day of Trauma

San Diego, CA
Nov 5, 2010

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William D. Fletcher, CEM

William Fletcher, CEM, is a deputy director of the Boone County Office of Emergency Management and a captain with the Hebron Fire Protection District in Kentucky. He has worked in emergency management and the fire service for 17 years. He also serves as the equipment and training officer for the Northern Kentucky Regional WMD/Hazardous Materials Response Team. He is one of 617 emergency management professionals worldwide that hold the “Certified Emergency Manager” designation, which is conferred by the International Association of Emergency Managers.

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Tell & Sell Your Story

The narrative portion is often what "makes or breaks" your application. Luckily, you can craft an effective narrative by answering four simple questions.


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Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
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REMSA Programs Helps Reduce Hospital Visits

Community paramedic effort goes into service.
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City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

Ambulance response times among problems noted by city supervisor.
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Texas Ambulance Crash

Victoria ambulance collides with civilian vehicle.
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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

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CO Leak at Illinois School

Girard incident sends over 130 to hospitals.
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Hands On September 2014

Who gets thumbs up this month?
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VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
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Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
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Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

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Brandon Johnson

Brandon Johnson is a managing Director of Valence Group, LLC. Brandon is the assistant director and toxmedic coordinator for the Northern Kentucky Regional WMD/Hazmat Response Team, a firefighter/paramedic with the Hebron Fire Protection District in Kentucky and a paramedic instructor with the University of Cincinnati Paramedic Education Program. He has 17 years of fire and EMS experience. He also enjoys speaking at fire/EMS conferences on a variety of topics, including fire and EMS grant funding, CBRNE preparedness and hazardous materials medical operations.

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Shake the Money Tree

Hundreds of grant programs can help you fund CO monitoring equipment.


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A Method to the Madness

Five simple steps can take the frustration out of the grant application process.


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Backyard Bucks

For smaller projects, consider corporate grants from organizations such as Fireman’s Fund, FM Global and State Farm.


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Is It on the List?

A fair amount of confusion shrouds the Authorized Equipment List (AEL) and the Standardized Equipment List (SEL) for grants. What exactly are these two lists, and what is their combined purpose?


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What Not to Do

The most common reason grant applications are denied is probably the same reason your home gym doesn’t work correctly.


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Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
More >

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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
Watch It >


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REMSA Programs Helps Reduce Hospital Visits

Community paramedic effort goes into service.
Watch It >


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City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

Ambulance response times among problems noted by city supervisor.
Watch It >


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Texas Ambulance Crash

Victoria ambulance collides with civilian vehicle.
Watch It >


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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
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CO Leak at Illinois School

Girard incident sends over 130 to hospitals.
More >


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Hands On September 2014

Who gets thumbs up this month?
More >


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VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
Watch It >


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Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


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Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
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LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
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Andrew L. Guzzo, BS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P

Andrew L. Guzzo, BS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P

Andrew L. Guzzo, BS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P, is an instructor in the Emergency Medicine program at the University of Pittsburgh's School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. He is also the Coordinator of EMS Education at the Center for Emergency Medicine of Western Pa., Inc. and a Flight Paramedic for STAT MedEvac. He has been in EMS for 11 years and has been teaching for the past four years. He can be contacted at guzzoal@upmc.edu.

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When Flu Symptoms Aren't the Flu

A patient's diabetic ketoacidosis is mistaken for the flu-like illness that likely precipitated it.


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When Flu Symptoms Aren't the Flu

A patient's diabetic ketoacidosis is mistaken for the flu-like illness that likely precipitated it.


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Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
More >

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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
Watch It >


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REMSA Programs Helps Reduce Hospital Visits

Community paramedic effort goes into service.
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City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

Ambulance response times among problems noted by city supervisor.
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Texas Ambulance Crash

Victoria ambulance collides with civilian vehicle.
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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
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CO Leak at Illinois School

Girard incident sends over 130 to hospitals.
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Hands On September 2014

Who gets thumbs up this month?
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VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
Watch It >


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Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


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Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
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LMA MAD Nasal™

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Christopher Chumbley, RN, BS, NREMT-P

Christopher Chumbley, RN, BS, NREMT-P

Christopher Chumbley, RN, BS, NREMT-P, is an emergency department nurse and a paramedic on a critical care transport unit. He can be reached at cchumbley@gmail.com.  

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Learn to Make Better Decisions and Improve Patient Care

Critical thinking during the thought processes that dictate assessment and treatment can dramatically improve patient care and outcomes.


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Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
More >

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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
Watch It >


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REMSA Programs Helps Reduce Hospital Visits

Community paramedic effort goes into service.
Watch It >


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City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

Ambulance response times among problems noted by city supervisor.
Watch It >


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Texas Ambulance Crash

Victoria ambulance collides with civilian vehicle.
Watch It >


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Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
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CO Leak at Illinois School

Girard incident sends over 130 to hospitals.
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Hands On September 2014

Who gets thumbs up this month?
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VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


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LMA MAD Nasal™

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