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Inside EMS is a weekly podcast that offers industry insight, expert perspectives on hot topics and clinical issues, as well as operational and leadership lessons for EMS personnel.

Listen as Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson debate the effectiveness of point-of-care ultrasound or sound off on controversial issues, like patient transport via fire truck.

Catch a new episode every Friday on Apple Podcasts, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Stitcher, Spotify, and RSS feed.

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Which side of the debate do you land?
The DT4EMS owner talks dangerous encounters, personal defense and when to abandon the scene
True empowerment in EMS comes from leaders who not only set a clear vision but also actively involve their personnel in achieving it
Host Chris Cebollero speaks with Magee about the role of volunteers in EMS and how they can stop the exodus from the field
What providers need to know about the use of semiglutide drugs for weight loss when it comes to personal health and patient care
Are you an expert on the chemical restraint drugs available to you in the field? You should be.
The most successful practitioners are those who consider themselves to be lifelong learners – are you moving forward?
Push your ego aside as you focus on the things you don’t know and challenge yourself to be better than your last shift
Kelly Grayson: “Paramedics save lives, EMTs save paramedics"; championing the role of EMTs
Zavadsky details the potential changes to the MedStar system and his new position with the PWW Advisory Group
A lack of accurate data tracking led LogRX CEO and Founder Clive Savacool to redefine what pharmacology accountability looks like for street-level medics
Regardless of pushback, providers have a responsibility to put the safety of the patient above all else when on scene
Our co-hosts discuss the importance of calculating Mean Arterial Pressure (MAP) and how to do it properly
Do you agree with cohost Chris Cebollero that progressive discipline is “antiquated” and should be phased out?
Like a ripple effect, one mistake or incorrect assumption can lead to increased negative outcomes for the patient
Our hosts share their personal public speaking recommendations, as well as pitfalls to avoid and how to calm your nerves
Guest host Rob Lawrence talks EMS advocacy: “We need voices. We need people. We need people to convey the message.”
The vital role of self-awareness and authenticity in shaping EMS leadership
Corrine Flammer, N.J.’s first mental health resilience officer, details how EMS leaders can create custom resiliency plans that address the needs of individual providers
With a focus on scene safety, the discussion delves into the complicated dynamics of emergency response and the importance of staying vigilant
The Inside EMS podcast is a must-watch or -listen for EMTs and paramedics
The importance of community involvement in advancing EMS research and quality
A look at how Orange County’s pioneering live stream video technology can set the stage for future adoption
Heart block recognition and treatment present a challenge in EMS education
Critical insights into the implications of recent court rulings on EMS practice and patient care
Our cohosts tackle system design, enhancing education standards and personal accountability
Matt Streger, Brian Hupp and Simon Claridge discuss patient and provider safety devices and protocols
CoAEMSP’s Executive Director, George W. Hatch Jr., discusses the EMS accreditation journey
Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson tackle paramedics behaving badly, violence, medical errors and the premature end of the ET3 model
Hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss the importance of preceptors in EMS training and the need for effective mentorship