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Kelly Hunter has worked for AMR for over 25 years and is unsure what he will do with his winnings
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“At the rate inflation is going, I’m going to have my financial planner invest in Top Ramen stock”
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On the eve of the “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions, we celebrate our own
Who are the coffee fiends, tech junkies and bathroom radar detectors in your EMS agency?
The paramedic said he sings for patients while transporting them in the ambulance
Too much of a good thing can lead to a bad thing, like needing paramedics after attempting to eat one of these gut-busting and heart-stopping meals
If you have any of these signs, then it’s time to face the music and accept your destiny to become a paramedic
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Try these tips for busting the immediate and long-term stress that often accompanies working as an EMS professional
You know you’re a medic if any of these thoughts have crossed your mind
Being an EMT isn’t easy. You deserve a relaxing vacation, whether your chief believes you or not.
The deputy who responded helped the girl with her pants and gave her a hug, saying it was the best part of her day; the girl’s mother was home, but didn’t know she’d made the call
“The way I see it, why let these lights and sirens go to waste when it’s not running to a call?”
Who do you think would make a better partner: Chuck Norris or Darth Vader? How about Wile E. Coyote?
Follow these useful tips and you can parlay your Hollywood street cred into a new career as a technical advisor on an EMS show