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The EMT knew her sister was OK because she was standing up and talking; she put her emotions to the back of her mind as she continued doing her job ...
The EMT has worked a high-paying desk job for a year instead of returning to the ambulance as an EMT ...
Edna Mitchell became interested in medical care during World War II, got her EMT certification 37 years ago, and hasn't looked back ...
Losing a partner in this field cuts deeper than in most; here's a reflection on my recent loss and what it means to me ...
"Superman" expectations are put on EMS providers, but they lack the tools or training to manage the stress of the career ...
The agency recently hired the fatigue management consultation company Circadian to examine several aspects of how it conducts business ...
The chief wrote in a staff memo that he is working with a consultant to develop a fatigue management plan ...
Two Iowa EMS providers suffered minor injuries after the ambulance drifted off the road at about 4:30 a.m. ...
After holding it in for 20 years, a paramedic begins to talk and realizes the cycle of strife can be broken ...
We can’t let ourselves get to the point that the only reason we’re still alive is the fact we have a cheap gun ...
Employers who invest in their employees will have a much happier, healthier and more fit staff ...
The show raises awareness about mental health issues in Canadian EMS providers and gives them an opportunity to reflect on their experiences ...
Explore the evidence about poor sleep health and work-related fatigue ...
EMS director says hiring more medics and reducing shift length is vital to the safety of EMS providers and residents ...
Concerns started after a medical call at a home that had a heavy infestation of bedbugs ...
The avid runner was discovered to have a congenital heart condition; following his recovery, he finished the race ...
Le Mars Ambulance will help make end-of-life requests possible for hospice patients, and began by helping a woman go to church one last time ...
The woman has a drug-resistant form of tuberculosis and Ill. health officials are working with the CDC to find people who may have had direct contact with her ...
A wife struggling to manage medication for her husband reminds me that I wish we could do more, maybe through community paramedicine, for our patients ...
After losing his father, a firefighter, in a tragic accident, Josh decided it was time to change his life ...