Let’s Not Make a Martyr Out of an Idiot

Earlier today I was saddened to hear the news of a Dallas Fire-EMS paramedic being shot in the line of duty while attending to a patient. But after watching the news conference where city officials gave an update on the condition of the medic and the patient (both are stable as of this moment), I'm … Continue reading Let’s Not Make a Martyr Out of an Idiot

RANT: Standard of Care

When I became an EMT, I quickly realized that EMS could be more than it currently is. So, I became an advocate for and supporter of increased increased education. I believe in evidence-based medicine in EMS. If EMTs and paramedics are ever to be recognized as real medical providers rather than getting the proverbial pat … Continue reading RANT: Standard of Care