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Bad Medicine: Preventing drug errors in the prehospital setting

Although most EMS agencies have written protocols for medication administration and/or online medical communication, EMS providers must also have autonomy to make medical decisions in emergency situations.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

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Rig Safety 9-1-1: What you need to know about ambulance safety & standards

What is it that we need to know about ambulance safety? What's safe and what isn't? What works and what doesn't? And where do we go to find out?

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Envision a Plan

This article presents the process Dallas Fire-Rescue used to evaulate the current state of their EMS programs.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

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Guests: Disney Does it Better

EMS providers can learn a thing or two from the Magic Kingdom about hospitality.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

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When Should Employees Be Paid for Being On-Call?

Employers looking to correctly classify on-call time as paid or non should consider such factors as the employees' required response time, the frequency with which they are called in to work, any geographic limits on their movement and their ability to trade shifts with other employees.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Moving Toward Paid: The domino effect isn't inevitable

This article, the first of a two-part series, will look at the slippery slope that causes departments to go paid and how to avoid it.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

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Multi-faceted Care in London

Providers from London Ambulance Service (LAS) render care to an adult male motorcyclist who collided with a bus.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008

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Getting Emergency Care Under a Fake Name

There are tough questions surrounding last weekend s Medevac tragedy -- not about why the helicopter crashed, but why it took so long to find the victims and the wreckage.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2008


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