Full list of Leadership results
Fire chief on importance of leadership to sudden cardiac arrest survival–
Hilton Head Island Fire Chief Brad Tadlock talks about leadership in improving outcomes from out of hospital cardiac arrest.
Why it's difficult for EMS leaders to delegate–
Though delegation sounds simple it is difficult to do well. EMS1 co-founder and paramedic Kris Kaull discusses the importance of delegation to paramedic chiefs and EMS leaders. He also discusses two common barriers to effective delegation.
Importance of succession planning for EMS leaders–
Rob Farmer, director of public safety, Lee County Florida discusses the importance of succession planning for EMS agencies of any size. A role of a leader, CEO, or executive is to constantly find and develop new leaders. Farmer describes what he seeks in an emerging leader and how to recognize those people in his agency. How do you recognize and prepare the future leaders of your agency?
Importance of education for EMS leaders–
Art Hsieh, EMS1 Editorial Advisor, describes the issues the EMS industry needs to confront in order to grow and evolve. "These little bolt on (solutions) don't come together" to meet the needs of patients. Without formal leadership education the leaders of EMS are unlikely able to meet the dynamic changes that are happening in prehospital health care.
EMS leaders reflect on response to Joplin tornado–
One year after the Joplin tornado two EMS leaders recalled how their agencies responded, the massive scope of the incident and the ongoing recovery.
Leaders must have a positive attitude–
Remember, as a leader you are always on stage, you are the face of the organization.
How Millennials will shape the future of EMS–
Paramedic-EMS Coordinator Capt. Rommie Duckworth explains the misconceptions and motivations of the Millennial generation, and how to give them the tools to be successful as future leaders
Developing a national framework for EMS leaders–
EMS Chief Ryan Greenberg talks about working with NEMSMA to create seven pillars of leadership competency meant to improve EMS management
Why leadership training is crucial for EMS management–
Pamela Lane, executive director for National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, explains the differences between management and leadership and why both are needed in EMS agencies
Remember 2 Things: Maintain a safe scene during EMS response–
Host Steve Whitehead hands out a couple of unique tips for keeping your mind sharp and eyes peeled to maintain scene safety.