The FDNY is looking to charge more for ambulance treatment and transport services after nearly four years of the same rates.
The state said Storms changed his report when it was uploaded a second time to an incident database the next day.
The bottom line is that accurate, complete and timely completion of PCRs is a legal and ethical responsibility of the EMS practitioner, writes Steve Wirth.
The NHTSA Office of EMS has designed a reporting tool to provide you with a consistent and immediate way to report personnel shortages, and PPE needs or “stress” your agency is experiencing due to the COVID outbreak and the impending Influenza season.
Paul Serino, M. Ed, NRP, has a new book out called If You Didn't Write It Down, It Never Happened, and it's about critical EMS reporting skills for EMTs and paramedics.
Learn how the Central Ohio Trauma System developed a regional standardized hand-off education plan that improved patient outcomes.
Although some things have changed dramatically because of COVID-19, the need for accurate, complete, and descriptive patient care documentation have certainly remained the same.
Public health officials in some states are accused of bungling coronavirus infection statistics or even using a little sleight of hand to deliberately make things look better than they are.
Sharing the information does not violate medical privacy laws, under guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Harnessing today's technology to the task of fighting the coronavirus pandemic is turning out to be more complicated than it first appeared.