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New research supports expanding access to glucagon to include EMT-Basics. Glucagon should be thought of like naloxone—a necessary, easy-to-use drug with minimal side effects that has the potential to save many lives as well as prevent morbidity associated with hypoglycemia.
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It's important that each EMS agency have a set of preplans for natural disasters. To effectively preplan you must know your community and work with other agencies to plan for—and fund for—the moment a disaster occurs.