EMS providers need to know not only how to identify skin infections but also how to protect themselves against exposure.
The 2020 Vision program, sponsored by Ferno, asks visionaries in the industry to look into the future of EMS and come up with the steps that would be required to turn it into reality.
EMS leaders in Oklahoma came together to create a comprehensive set of EMS protocols based on the latest research.
All AEDs have peri-shock pauses, but not all are alike.
JEMS conducts surveys of the 200 most populous cities in the U.S.
Reflections and suggestions for EMS managers in the current EMS economic environment.
If you use music therapy in the ambulance, here are some songs to avoid.
David Page analyzes three new studies that looked at lift-assist calls, ECG accuracy in diagnosing STEMI, and the effect of temperature variation on drugs.
The consequences of not maintaining certification can be significant.
EMS leaders & providers respond to flu outbreak.
Free online training resource also announced.
Victim was struck by a vehicle after it crashed into a building in Fort Worth.
Readers offer comments on recent JEMS.com article.
Birth was in the back of an ambulance and the medic signed the birth certificate.
American Medical Response Inc. (AMR) announced the departure of president Mark Bruning, effective Jan. 14. William A. Sanger, chief executive officer (CEO) of AMR’s parent company, Emergency Medical Services Corporation, has stepped in as interim president.
Every EMS agency is vulnerable to narcotics theft by personnel. Gary Ludwig discusses steps agencies can take to limit the chances of such theft occurring.
Knowing how much your stretcher weighs without a patient is critical information when planning patient movement while also protecting your back.
CRM can help EMS agencies prepare to react properly during motor vehicle collisions and other catastrophes.
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