The results of the 2019 EMS Trend Report, a collaborative effort between EMS1.com and Fitch & Associates, offer a unique insight into the industry and shed light on hot topics and issues affecting providers at every level of service. Join EMS1.com Editor-in-Chief Greg Friese and Roxanne Shanks, MBA, a partner with Fitch & Associates, as they share their take on the results of this year’s survey in a webinar at 11 a.m. on Oct. 22. Hear about the trends that are shaping the future of EMS, and learn how to participate in the 2020 EMS Trend Report data collection.
Additionally, Chief Norris Croom – who serves as the EMS section rep on the IAFC board of directors – addresses the importance of agencies adapting to the “new normal” when it comes to active shooter preparation and planning.
Managing an aging EMS fleet By Ken Beers Every EMS unit poses the challenge of determining when it is no longer fiscally wise to continue maintaining the vehicle
5 practical steps to prevent medical errors By Steve Wirth, Esq., EMT-P, Page, Wolfberg & Wirth Even the best medics make mistakes, but ensuring crews are well rested, 100 percent focused on the patient and working together will minimize medical errors