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Legal And Ethical

Pro Bono: How Equipment Failures Can Impact EMS Agency Liability

Are you checking your equipment?

Posted Thursday, November 14, 2013

Florida Tests End-of-Life Care Document

Even for the 29 percent of Americans who have filled out basic legal paperwork to make their final wishes known, a drawn-out, undignified and uncomfortable hospital death remains all too possible, medical policy specialists admit.

Posted Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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Pro Bono: Reporting Drugs & Illegal Activity to Law Enforcement

Are you legally obligated to report drugs and criminal behavior?

Posted Friday, July 19, 2013

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Pro Bono: How Providers Can Help Reduce the Impact of Medicare Payment Cuts

Learn some easy tips to 'tuning up' your PCR documentation to help your agency reduce the impact of Medicare cuts.

Posted Thursday, July 11, 2013

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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


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