December 4, 2017
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FF-EMT found fatally shot at home
Unconscious man with ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ tattoo sparks dilemma
San Francisco aims to decrease 911 'butt dials'
Bird carcasses found in medical helicopter wreckage
The cause of the crash remains under investigation, but officials have suggested that a large number of geese in the area may be to blame
EMS crew, cop sent to hospital after possible fentanyl exposure
Richard Bryan was arrested after possibly dumping fentanyl on the floor of an ambulance
FDNY EMT who resigned after racist tweets will become FF
Joe Cassano, son of the former FDNY fire commissioner, is set to join the FDNY Academy in December after being forced to quit as an EMT in 2013
Los Angeles rolls out 911 texting service
U.S. approves monthly injection for opioid addiction
Teenager has 'singular focus:' Care of the sick and injured
Cyclists ride to remember San Bernardino shooting victims
National EMS Scope of Practice Model updates released
EMT saves 8-year-old boy stuck in gun safe
Miscommunication Kills. But it Doesn't Have to.
What causes more deaths that the opioid crisis, gun violence, breast cancer, and car crashes combined? It's us. Miscommunication between care providers accounts for up to 400,000 deaths per year.
Let's fix it.
BETTER EMS PERFORMANCE
7 challenges faced by all healthcare leaders
By Mike Taigman, EMS1 Columnist
Healthcare spending, the silver tsunami, technology and epidemiology issues require innovative solutions.
Curiosity quotient in EMS
DIFFUSING COMMUNITY PARAMEDICINE
Q&A: Creating a healthier, safer community with MIH-CP
By Kerri Hatt, EMS1 Senior Editor
Chief Porter R. Welch shares factors to consider before and while implementing a MIH-CP program.
What are the healthcare service gaps?
EMS LEGAL UPDATE
5 EMS compliance resolutions
By Amanda Ward, EMS1 Contributor
Ensure your EMS billing is in compliance at the start of the calendar year or fiscal year.
Designate a compliance officer
3 ingredients to survive an EMS career
By Sean Eddy, EMS1 Contributor
Getting into EMS isn't all that difficult; staying is where the challenge is.
Patient with reduced consciousness, neck rigidity
By EKG Club, EMS1 Columnist
What's your assessment and care for a patient who had a headache the night before and now has a GCS of 9?
Minimally responsive female
NOW ON EMS1
How to develop into an EMS role model and mentor
Survival Story: A massive heart attack on the highway
First responders who were shot in Las Vegas reunite
Mother pushes for ambulance requirement at high school football games
The 8 things I'd tell my 21-year-old EMS self
How I became the stand back, big picture, non-interventional paramedic
Trump donates portion of salary to opioid efforts
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