ATCEMS Chief Ernie Rodriguez on EMS challenges during crippling Texas winter storm

Our co-hosts discuss the mounting obstacles for EMS during the unprecedented winter weather with Chief Rodriguez and how they are preparing for the future


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On this episode of Inside EMS, co-hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson are joined by Austin-Travis County (Texas) EMS Chief Ernie Rodriguez, who discusses what EMS had to deal with during the February winter storm that crippled the state of Texas. Some of the challenges that had to be overcome were ensuring personnel were able to get to work and respond to calls, a lack of food or water while on the job, and crucial communication failures.

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