Provider Health and Wellness in EMS

It’s no secret that the EMS community isn’t the healthiest bunch of folks on the planet. We work truckloads of long hours. We eat on the run and sometimes our […]

Other Side of the Room

Other Side of the Room by: Chelsea Epling   June 20, 2021, I received my hardest patient to date, the one that will stick with me for the rest of […]

What the funk? How SAD shifts our vibe.

What the funk? A brief discussion of how seasonal affective disorder shifts our vibe Gwenny Lawson   It’s almost midnight. It’s freezing cold outside, even though last week we hit […]

Hands Down, Our Best Tool

Whether you work in the back of an ambulance, a helicopter, or a hospital, you likely have many tools to assist you in assessing and treating your patient. Tools such […]

Complacency is a Death Sentence

by Chelsea Epling, BSN, RN, MCCN, EMT-P Scenarios You’re in the ICU, on shift 4 of 4, you’re tired, your patient assignment has been less than ideal this week. Alcohol […]