Administration And Leadership

Withholding Resuscitation

Do not resuscitate orders and how to handle them.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Maybe You Can't Go Home

A JEMS.com columnist re-joins her old volunteer fire department and finds it's not what it used to be.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Paramedic's Termination Affirmed

It's not a crime to make an error, but failing to report it may be.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

The 'Gross Negligence' Standard and EMS

Case upholds fact that, sometimes, professional judgment trumps protocols.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

A Lesson in Negligence

What constitutes 'willful and wanton' disregard for protocols?

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Terminating Resuscitation in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

The authors created this rule by examining retrospective data, then applied it prospectively to determine its impact on the number of patients transported who did not survive.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Ethics in EMS Continue to Decline

Is public sector EMS better?

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Fratricide

See why failing to prevent training deaths may be tantamount to murder.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Striking a Patient is Never Warranted

Courts will uphold terminations for striking a patient.

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2007






 

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