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Melissa A. Bentley, BS, EMT-P

Melissa A. Bentley, BS, EMT-P Melissa Bentley, BS, NREMT-P, is a research fellow at the National Registry of EMTs and is pursuing her master's in public health. She’s been involved in EMS for three years.

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Is EMS Accreditation Worth the Trouble?

Our mythbusters tell you the truth about whether EMS national accreditation is really worth the stress.


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The EMS Mythbusters determine whether the endotracheal tube is becoming obsolete with the proliferation of advanced airway alternatives.


Does Size Matter?: Paramedic program class size may predict success

The EMS Mythbusters look at the link between paramedic program size and the success of NREMT candidates.


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Are High-Performing EMS Students Leaving the Field?

This month, JEMS Mythbusters take on reader Bill's question: Are high-performing EMS students leaving the field for hospital positions?


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