Let's take control of our profession and improve relations between field and clinical providers.
PowerPoint might be a user-friendly application for presenting information. But mastering it and not boring your audience to death is a different story.
It's important for EMS personnel to receive immunizations and vaccinations as recommended. Know the basics.
We all need a planned sick day every once in a while. Here are Steve Berry's tips for making your fake sick day believable.
NHTSA data on cell-phone usage, Columbus gets 12-lead modems and service from hospitals, British Columbia goes too far on strike, and more.
Online EMS podcasts and webcasts are a great way to become a well-rounded leader. Find out which ones Gary Ludwig recommends.
Readers share their comments on JEMS and JEMS.com articles.
This necrotizing fasciitis case demonstrates why general complaints of pain should never be dismissed.
Commuter Bus Collision: Providers treat multiple patients involved in a collision at an intersection
Firefighter/paramedics treat passengers of a commuter bus and the driver of a vehicle that collided at a Los Angeles-area intersection.
In December 2008, a Boeing 737 was 2,600 feet into its takeoff roll at Denver International Airport, going approximately 150 mph, when it suddenly veered off the runway. Read how the Denver Health Paramedic Division triaged and transported 38 patients, and what lessons they learned from the incident.
Looking for something prior to January 2008? Additional archives back to 2006 are coming soon to the new JEMS.com, but you can click here for older archives in the meantime.
A compact, MOLLE-equipped pack designed for rapid field response for the treatment of most extremity fractures, dislocations and joint injuries. Fractures can be splinted in position found! Disaster preparedness and surge capacity available!
The Compact Sager Alternative! Treats proximal third and mid-shaft femoral fractures. Radio-lucent,universal: fits adult or child,treats unilateral or bilateral fractures. Rapid one-person assembly/application. Compact, robust, and lightweight.
Your complete fracture response system! Features a compact Sager Traction Splint, an Adaptor