Tag Archives: CoEMS

Time to walk

As EMS week continues, more bloggers are talking about the problems in EMS. The direction we are going (or not going), the educational standards, and the salary we are paid.   Rescuing Providence posted “EMS Week, ‘Take it, It’s There‘”, … Continue reading

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Report on EMS Field Experiments

The Commission on Fire Accreditation International (a part of the Center for Public Safety Excellence – CPSE) along with IAFC, IAFF, NIST published a paper exalting the theory that more providers on scene make for faster intervention. The CPSE Mission … Continue reading

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Boston Med

It is not often that I get hooked on a television show, especially on a national network. ABC brought a little bit of hope to the never ending drama show with the series  Boston Med. Not since the days of … Continue reading

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Train Like you Play

Jeramedic posted a blog called ALS Kills People. It’s a good read, click here, then come back (my rant will make more sense I promise). I complained recently about how EMS medical directors and services are looking to reduce the … Continue reading

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Cork Co, Ireland offers new paramedic service

New from north Cork, Ireland states that they will be piloting a program with a team of five paramedics to provide advanced life support service. From the Irish Times: A spokesman for the HSE said the first part of the … Continue reading

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