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Pro Bono: Mass Casualty Incidents (MCI) Legal Questions Answered

Find out the answers to legal questions surrounding the management of multiple patients.

Posted Thursday, May 30, 2013

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Pro Bono: Are You Always On Call?

Do EMS providers have a legal duty to act when off duty and in uniform?

Posted Thursday, April 4, 2013

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Pro Bono: Keep Your Certification Current

The consequences of not maintaining certification can be significant.

Posted Tuesday, March 26, 2013

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How to Reduce the Risk of Personnel Narcotics Theft

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.

Posted Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Pro Bono: Personal Use of Company Equipment

Where does the line get drawn with regard to personal use of company equipment?

Posted Monday, January 28, 2013

Pro Bono: After-Market Product Modifications

Do so-called "after-market modifications" to devices and vehicles raise legal issues?

Posted Wednesday, November 14, 2012

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How to Determine Need for Reporting of EMS Medical Errors

What are our legal and ethical responsibilities to report medical errors?

Posted Tuesday, November 13, 2012

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Collaboration Will Be Key in Community Paramedic Success

The integration of EMS into broader healthcare services was predicted in the 1990s. Finally, may be being realized.

Posted Monday, October 8, 2012

Supreme Court Rules on the Constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act

Many speculated about what healthcare reform will mean for EMS.

Posted Thursday, August 16, 2012






 

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