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Nebraska Conference Teaches Important EMS Lessons

Midwest hospitality and the opportunity to critique make for a great conference that also serves as an educational example for EMS.

Posted Thursday, November 14, 2013

Pro Bono: Wages & Compensation: Pay Your People Correctly

Since this month’s issue includes the JEMS Salary Survey, it’s fitting that this month’s column addresses some of the basics about proper EMS pay practices.

Posted Monday, November 4, 2013

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Reconsider the Importance of Employee Evaluation Forms

Does this year-end review really help?

Posted Monday, October 7, 2013

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Swing in the Right Direction on Your New Ambulance Designs

Tight ambulance quarters cause EMS personnel to look like “monkeys in a cardboard box.”

Posted Thursday, October 3, 2013

How States Can Help us Respond to our Battles on the Street

Death of the KKK specifications is not the last step.

Posted Tuesday, August 20, 2013

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Being a Respected Leader Doesn’t Mean Ruling with an Iron Fist

It’s not always better to be feared than to be respected.

Posted Wednesday, August 14, 2013

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Achievements, Tradition & Family Pride Live on After Death

A.J. Heightman reflects on the death of firefighter Kevin Woyjeck, who died fighting the Arizona fire last month.

Posted Friday, July 19, 2013

Dos and Don’ts for Increasing Morale in the Workplace

Morale is a constant challenge in any profession.

Posted Thursday, July 18, 2013

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Preventing Ambulance Accidents Should be a Bigger Focus in EMS

As a profession, EMS needs to really start focusing on the safety of our personnel and doing more to prevent ambulance accidents.

Posted Wednesday, June 12, 2013

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