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Thursday, April 28, 2016

EMS 1 Newsletter

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Bullying accusations in FF-medic's suicide under investigation
Medical helicopter hit by reckless driver
Mass. paramedic dies after off-duty medical emergency
Pa. ambulance company sued over man's death: The family of a man who died from congestive heart failure said he may have lived had two employees not stopped efforts to resuscitate him
Street where toddler struck by ambulance has history of incidents:Residents and pedestrians said city officials should consider widening the sidewalks and restricting access to emergency vehicles
State EMS directors discuss hot topics in rural EMS: Funding, workforce and leadership challenges facing rural EMS agencies were discussed
Family files complaint against paramedics after man's death
Patient hurt after ambulance collides with log truck
Study: Laundry packet poisonings increase in kids
Kid Rock's frantic 911 call: 'I need an ambulance!'
NY hospital unveils environmentally friendly ambulance
DOT releases new Emergency Response Guidebook
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Why a bully-free EMS workplace is 'just correct'
By Arthur Hsieh, EMS1 Columnist
Take responsibility for building and improving a department culture through good words and deeds, not disparaging ones.
There is an impact 
How labeling a patient as 'impaired consciousness' keeps me objective
By Michael Morse, EMS1 Columnist
I make sure people suffering from alcoholism receive the same level of professionalism as every other patient.
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Who should be part of grant application discussions
By Diane Leonard, EMS1 Contributor
Leaders should view grant funding as revenue-development strategy that makes sense for the whole organization.
Point person 
What level of ballistics protection do EMS providers need?
By EMS1 Staff
Body armor continues to be a heated topic of discussion in light of the daily threats responders face.
Changing role 
Excessive ambulance speed during patient transport
Your partner is driving the ambulance too fast for conditions en route to the hospital. Dr. David Tan and Steve Whitehead discuss this scenario.
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Can your EMS director pass the physical ability test?
Why a normal ECG has five visible waveforms
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734Man who stabbed firefighters on EMS call gets 23 years
384The tragedy and disgrace of bullying in EMS and fire
307Md. firefighter-EMT returns home after being shot
199LODD: NJ EMT dies after collapsing at medical call
144EMS leaders must promote a workplace free of harassment