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Emergency Medical Services shift change relieves some, not all problems


Just over a month since Emergency Medical Services workers started working 12-hour shifts, KHON2 has been getting reports that two ambulance units were shut down in the past week. 354 more words

News

Ebola: Most U.S. Hospitals Not Prepared For Deadly Disease

By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~

Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, announced on Tuesday that a man who flew from Liberia to Dallas last week is infected with Ebola and being treated at Texas Presbyterian Hospital. 694 more words

Public Opinion

Premier Prentice announces new Fort McMurray EMS helipad

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Premier Prentice announces new Fort McMurray EMS helipad

A new helicopter landing pad in Fort McMurray will provide better access to emergency care for Albertans living and working in Wood Buffalo. 241 more words

Creating a Simulated MCI Scenario for EMS Students

Below is a .pdf of a presentation I gave at the 2nd EMS Education Conference in Riyadh, KSA in spring of 2014 at King Saud University. 61 more words

Education

Toddler hospitalized after getting foot caught in escalator


A toddler was hospitalized Wednesday night after his foot apparently got caught in an escalator.

It happened at around 8 p.m. in Hilton Hawaiian Village. 68 more words

News

Grimes St. Joseph & Burleson St. Joseph Hosting Lunches in Honor of First Responders

September 11, 2014Grimes St. Joseph and Burleson St. Joseph are each hosting lunch today in honor of our dedicated First Responders.

When we think about Real Wellness, we tend to focus on preventive medicine, or on… 309 more words

Human Interest

Simulated MCI Training

I want to share my recent article in Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) on the annual simulated MCI training that I coordinate. Conducting these exercises require a lot of resources, time and energy. 72 more words

Education