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Teresa McCallion, EMT-B

 is a freelance public safety writer and the editor of EMS Insider living in Bonney Lake, Wash.

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Vaccinations & Immunizations for EMS Providers

Looking for a way to save money? Consider vaccinations and immunizations. According to Katherine West, BSN, MSEd, CIC, infection control consultant for Infection Control/Emerging Concepts Inc., a simple inoculation could save your agency a significant amount of money. “Prevention up front is 60–80% less costly than one exposure,” she says.


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Pinnacle Conference Offers EMS Management Lessons

Pinnacle Conference attendees got management tips from experts in EMS management and leadership.


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Message from Las Vegas

The message from this month's EMS EXPO conference was much like the message at this summer's Pinnacle Conferece--how to do more with less.


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EMS on a Budget

As EMS managers continue to look for ways to tighten budgets, some are returning to past practices as a way to trim a few dollars. Example: East Pierce Fire and Rescue in Bonney Lake, Wash., is going back to using vials instead of auto-injectors for some infrequently used drugs.


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9/11 EMS Providers Offer Powerful & Compelling Words

Find out why we chose the title "Out of the Darkness" for our 9/11 digital supplement.


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