Legal And Ethical

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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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HIPAA Rules for MCIs Explained by Legal Experts

Know who you can share patient information with at the scene of a busy MCI.

Posted Tuesday, July 31, 2012

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So Enough with the Letters Already

What do the letters after your name say about you?

Posted Monday, June 25, 2012

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EMS Industry Lacks Resilience

EMSers need a plan to deal with the stress of their work.

Posted Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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EMS Legal Experts Discuss Drug Shortage Liabilities

Desperate times call for desperate measures, but don’t put your EMS agency at risk.

Posted Wednesday, May 23, 2012

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Studies Prove 24-Hour Shifts Unsafe

How can EMS get rid of the 24hrs?

Posted Wednesday, April 25, 2012

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Law Unclear about Duty to Use AEDs

If the AED is legally mandated, are you legally mandated to use it?

Posted Tuesday, April 17, 2012






 

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