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Preparation is Key when Responding to MCIs Caused by Low-tech Terrorism

EMS personnel must anticipate needs based on limited & sometimes conflicting information, which could require outside-the-textbook thinking.

Posted Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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Muslim Mass Pilgrimage Poses Logistical & Planning Challenges

Meeting the EMS needs of 3–4 million people during a mass pilgrimage leads to innovative ways to reach and treat patients.

Posted Tuesday, August 20, 2013

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Knowing & Overcoming the Challenges of MCIs Involving Buses

Prepare for MCI response by learning from the San Bernardino bus crash that happened earlier this year.

Posted Thursday, August 8, 2013

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Why EMS Should Employ High-Reliability Organization Characteristics

See how HRO principles can be used during a high-risk EMS event.

Posted Wednesday, June 5, 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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How NYC REMSCO Helped Coordinate Large-Scale Evacuations During Superstorm Sandy

Small state agency managed the successful evacuation of over 6,000 patients.

Posted Friday, May 24, 2013

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Up to 60 Injured after Car Drives into Va. Parade

Paramedics and other first responders participating in the parade facilitated quick response.

Posted Sunday, May 19, 2013

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How Technology Kept New Orleans Alert During Super Bowl XLVII

With the city’s annual Mardi Gras held at the same time, resources had to be carefully allocated.

Posted Thursday, May 9, 2013

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Teamwork Starts Before the Call

Law enforcement, fire, and EMS should work together in hostile situations.

Posted Wednesday, May 8, 2013


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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