Heartcode ACLS Online

MedEdNow is now offering The American Heart Association’s HeartCode ACLS Course online.  This web-based course, accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible, blended alternative to traditional classroom training.… Read More

Transitioning to Online and Virtual Learning During a Pandemic

  We are in uncharted waters for EMS/Fire and first responders. Before we discuss how your agency can improvise adapt and overcome, I thought it would beneficial for some review… Read More

COVID-19 IAFC Personnel COVID-19 Tracking Dashboard

Since late January, the International Association of Fire Chiefs started to survey fire chiefs from around the country. Over the last several weeks, the IAFC has stood up a COVID-19 personnel impact dashboard to track exposures of fire/ems personnel in response to COVID-19 calls for service.

Coronavirus – Recommendations for EMS

The coronavirus outbreak has affected more than 86,000 people, according to official counts. As of Saturday morning, at least 2,921 people have died, all but 86 in mainland China. At least… Read More

Two Drug
Nationally Accredited Nursing Continuing Medical Education

      Learn When & Where You Want CE courses and transcripts can be accessed online from anywhere you are at any time on any device. Get Instant Grading… Read More

Mental Health
First Responder Mental Health During the Holidays

First Responder Mental Health During the Holidays    The end of the year brings holidays celebrated across many faiths, yet for some, this is a difficult time of year. As… Read More

training management system
More Than Your Organizations Average Learning Management System

Learning Management System – Build, Assign, Train & Track 100% Online! MedEdNows’ Galaxy Online Training Solution – eLearning platform is more than your average run of the mill online training… Read More

Pediatric Asthma
New EMS Self-Paced Course – “I Can’t Breathe,” Pediatric CPAP

The Deployment of CPAP and BIPAP in EMS has evolved over the last decade and is arguably first-line intervention for acute respiratory distress for multiple adult populations. Despite these advances,… Read More

What’s New This 2019-2020 Flu Season

Source:  CDC.gov What’s new this flu season? A few things are new this season: Flu vaccines are updated to better match viruses expected to be circulating in the United States.… Read More

MedEdNow makes eLearning easy with the world’s Best eLearning Management System

MedEdNow makes eLearning easy with the world’s Best eLearning Management System Of all the countless eLearning solutions available, choosing the right one for your organization can be challenging.   When you… Read More

Texas EMS Refresher

As we move into the NREMT 2020 recertification season, for those of us who are recertifying by March 31, 2020, the time will be here before we know it. Here… Read More

Designated Infection
What’s new this flu season?

A few things are new this season: Flu vaccines are updated to better match viruses expected to be circulating in the United States. The A(H1N1)pdm09 vaccine component was updated from… Read More

CMS Promotes Community Paramedicine in Medicare and Medicaid

Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a new Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) payment model for community paramedicine. Designed to reduce unnecessary use of… Read More

Sunstar Paramedics
Nationwide paramedic shortage impacting Tampa Bay, expected to worsen

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. — A nationwide shortage of paramedics is impacting emergency health care service across the country, including right here in the Tampa Bay area. By 2026, there’s expected… Read More

AHA Certification
How The American Heart Association Creates The CPR Guidelines From The ILCOR CEE Process

 Learn more about the process of how the American Heart Association turns ILCOR science into meaningful guidelines for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) in this new podcast from… Read More

Do not cross
3 people turn themselves in to face charges in Florida nursing home deaths during Hurricane Irma

AUGUST 26, 2019 / 2:20 PM / AP Three people turned themselves in Monday to face charges in the case of a Florida nursing home where 12 patients died after its air… Read More

EMS & Nursing
New EMS & Nursing Continuing Education Course: For The Sake Of Trach

In the prehospital setting, EMS personnel will treat patients who have alternative airways for long term care needs.  This course brings a different approach to EMS continuing education with a… Read More

Ambulance and Firetruck crash
New Jersey EMTs and Paramedics injured in a highway pile-up

By Brian Thompson Published Jul 30, 2019, at 10:42 AM | Updated 4 hours ago At least a half-dozen vehicles, including a state police SUV, an ambulance, a dump truck, and… Read More

Eagle County EMS
Colorado Community Paramedic Program To Provide Care To Mental Health Patients

Contact: Commissioner Kathy Chandler-Henry, Commissioner Jeanne McQueeney, Commissioner Jill Ryan, 970-328-8605, eagleadmin@eaglecounty.us May 23, 2018 – In response to a growing urgency for mental health resources, the Eagle County Board of Commissioners has committed… Read More

The Emergency Triage, Treat, and Transport (ET3) Model

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) and the ET3 Model team are pleased to announce that the RFA Application Portal will be available the week of August 5th, 2019. Another announcement… Read More

Designated Infection Control Officer Program
Fulfill Infection Control Officer Training Requirements with MedEdNows’ Online Program

Emergency response agencies are tasked with providing safety equipment, training, education and ongoing compliance with infection control policies, procedures and a department infection control plan to meet state and federal… Read More

MedicalEdNow.com new website
We’ve launched our new website and we’re excited to introduce you to our new look

MedicalEdNow.com is proud to announce the launch of our new website which coincides with our expanding role as a global leader in online EMS & Nursing continuing education and the… Read More

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MedEdNow Receives Full Critical Care Course Approval from IBSC

MedicalEdNow Receives Full Critical Care Course Approval from the International Board of Specialty Certification June 28, 2019 MedicalEdNow (MedEdNow) has been awarded full critical care course approval for Flight Paramedic… Read More

Opioid Epidemic
The Opioid Epidemic

The Opioid Epidemic and the Emergency Department According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) there are over 42,000 opioid-related deaths in the United States each year, a… Read More

Be Flu-Ready!

Influenza 2018 Last week’s cold front and this morning’s pumpkin spice latte means one thing for medical professionals, flu season. Each year we dip a toe into the season leery… Read More

Clostridium Difficile
What’s the ? with Clostridium Difficile

Recently hospitals across the country pushed out new policies regarding the testing, treatment and prophylaxis of Clostridium Difficle (C. diff). Nurses are on the front lines, fighting C. diff infections,… Read More

full CAPCE Accreditation
MedEdNow receives full CAPCE Accreditation

MedEdNow is proud to announce full “organizational accreditation” from the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).  This means that our EMS course catalog of self-paced courses and subscriptions… Read More

EMS Continuing Education Courses Online
All-New CAPCE Accredited EMS Continuing Education Courses Online

MedEdNows’  all-new, CAPCE Accredited EMS Continuing Education Courses Online are designed to provide engaging, quality evidence-based clinical content to help EMS Providers be prepared with the most up-to-date clinical knowledge.… Read More

Ambulance Transport Safety Online Course
MedEdNow Releases New Ambulance Transport Safety Online Course

MedEdNows’ all-new course, Ambulance Transport Safety for EMS Providers, reviews ambulance design and construction types and tips to mitigate risk during an emergency response. Over the last 30 years, Ambulance… Read More

Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)
5 Reasons Why You Should Use Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

For the last 30 years, EMS continuing education has mostly been delivered online with simplistic online, non-interactive self-paced courses.  Since then, EMS providers have demanded a new way of completing… Read More

online nursing continuing education
3 reasons why online nursing continuing education makes you better!

In the world we live in where we are all connected via a computer, a smart phone or web conferencing tools, maintaining your mandated continuing education requirements has become easier… Read More