What the FDNY medic partner attack says about toxic EMS culture

In this episode, our co-hosts debate the recent attack of an FDNY paramedic by her partner on duty, and the underlying issues behind EMS assaults


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In this episode of Inside EMS, co-hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss the recent news regarding an altercation involving two FDNY paramedics while on duty. The duo address the root issues behind altercations like this, with Grayson making the point that a toxic culture stems more from the failings of leadership than from the day-to-day interactions with patients. Cebollero reminds listeners of the five components of emotional intelligence and why self-awareness is the most important skill to cultivate to assist with personal growth.

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