Patient Assessment

Also On Jems Thumb

Basics & Backups: Critical patient requires airway control & vascular access

Severe hyperthermia proves to be a life-threatening complication of excited delirium syndrome in 50-year-old male drug abuser.

Posted Monday, March 15, 2010

Police Begin EMS Transport Investigation

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says a criminal investigation is under way into a senior paramedic's decision not to transport a 2-year-old girl who later died.

Posted Monday, March 15, 2010

Five Students Injured after Science Experiment Goes bad at Toronto School

Classrooms in the immediate area were evacuated following the explosion.

Posted Thursday, March 11, 2010

Two Indiana Children Rescued from Icy Water

Two girls are recovering in the hospital after falling into the icy waters Wednesday afternoon.

Posted Thursday, March 11, 2010

Also On Jems Thumb

Paramedics Hail 'Hero' Boy from Arizona Bus Crash

A bilingual 4th grader hurt in an Arizona bus accident translated from an ambulance stretcher for busy rescue workers as they hurried to set up a triage center.

Posted Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Numerous Injuries in Florida School Bus Crash

Florida Highway Patrol spokesman Ken Ellis says 41 students from West Gadsden High School were on the bus when the driver lost control.

Posted Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Also On Jems Thumb

Registering Change: CARES helps EMS improve performance on cardiac arrest calls

CARES registry tracks EMS cardiac resuscitation performance; FICEMS finds states woefully unprepared for flu pandemic; DC Fire & EMS at the center of a wrongful death suit as medical director steps down; and more.

Posted Monday, March 8, 2010

Also On Jems Thumb

Pennsylvania Paramedic Dies During Chase for Patient

Officials in Bucks County are investigating the death of a Bensalem paramedic after responding to a call for a men with mental health issues.

Posted Monday, March 8, 2010

Floor Collapse in Florida Hotel Injures Two

Authorities are trying to determine if the wooden floor's collapse is a sign of more serious problems.

Posted Monday, March 8, 2010






 

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

REMSA Programs Helps Reduce Hospital Visits

Community paramedic effort goes into service.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

City Official Challenges San Francisco Fire Chief

Ambulance response times among problems noted by city supervisor.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Texas Ambulance Crash

Victoria ambulance collides with civilian vehicle.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Colorado Medics Ditch Pants for Kilts

“Real men do wear kilts.”
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

CO Leak at Illinois School

Girard incident sends over 130 to hospitals.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Hands On September 2014

Who gets thumbs up this month?
More >


Multimedia Thumb

NYC Sept. 11 Anniversary

View images from the ceremony at Ground Zero.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

The AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit - EMS Today 2013

AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >