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

Flu-Ready
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

Texas EMS Refresher
NREMT RECERTIFICATION 2020 – ARE YOU READY?

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

MedicalEdNow
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

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

CMS Et3
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