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How Grady EMS managed 2 Ebola patient transports
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How Grady EMS managed 2 Ebola patient transports
Two hours. That’s all the time crews would have needed to prepare for the transport of an Ebola patient into the U.S., said Atlanta-based Grady EMS Interim Director Wade Miles. “The majority of the planning was with the other agencies,” he said. “Our team was ready to go at a moment’s notice.” Complete Coverage

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EMS Safety Net Jim Love Jim Love
Statistics suggest we need better head protection Full Column
The Legal Guardian David Givot David Givot
If we can’t afford two providers in the back of every ambulance on every call, maybe it’s time for video surveillance in the event of patient care lawsuits Full Column

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Texas EMT attacked, beaten during home invasion
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How virtual hospitals may change EMS
As virtual hospitals spring up in care facilities or patients’ homes, EMS will essentially take on the role of out-of-hospital nursing staff Full Story
Extremity Trauma Briefing

Learn critical information regarding extremity injuries.

Packaging A Patient

Learn how to package a patient on a sked.

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Blood pressure reading tips and tricks for EMS
One of the things I'm most often asked by students and rookie EMTs is, "Kelly, how am I supposed to hear a blood pressure in the back of the rig?" Full Story
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4 ways to train your EMS staff like a tier-one, elite force With a little effort, high-level training often associated with special forces can be in reach for EMS agencies Full Story

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