For You EMS Types…


Jason Kodat, Gene Gandy and I have a new article in EMS World Magazine. Taking the Fear Out of Surgical Cricothyrotomy Give it a read, let us know what you think, and share with your friends.

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Inside EMS Podcast: Changes to NREMT Standards


In this week’s episode of Inside EMS , co-host Chris Cebollero and I welcome EMS educator extraordinaire Dan Limmer to the show, to discuss changes in NREMT psychomotor and cognitive testing standards, among them updates to spinal motion restriction guidelines. Dan also offers listeners a discount code for his excellent Limmer Creative apps. Give us a listen to find out ...

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The Re-Release of “En Route” Is Now Available!


And just in time for Christmas! For you loyal readers of my blog, column and first book, I am proud to announce that the re-release of my book, En Route: A Paramedic’s Stories of Life, Death and Everything In Between, is now available through Amazon and major online and brick-and-mortar booksellers, both in paperback and Kindle formats! This “Author’s Special ...

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Giving Thanks


I am not perfect. The life I have crafted for myself is not perfect, but there are beautiful things and people in it. I am thankful for the friends and events that have lit my path in life, and also for the trials and mistakes that shaped the man I was to become. There have been dark times aplenty, but ...

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Where’s Ambulance Driver? Fall 2016 Edition


The MEDIC Training Solutions 2016 World Tour winds down next week, with two final appearances in Atlantic City at the New Jersey Statewide Conference on EMS, and Dallas at the Texas EMS Conference. The nice folks in Montana, Oklahoma, Virginia, South Dakota, and Colorado were nice enough to book us this past month, and Nancy Magee and I enjoyed seeing ...

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Kilted to Kick Cancer 2016: Winnah Winnah Chicken Dinnah!

Well, after all eligible entries have been tabulated (we had some outstanding checks that were written before the September 30 deadline that took a few days to get to us), we have a winner of the Dreadnaught Industries AR15! We had 955 eligible entries. Donations were broken into $10 lines and fed into excel, then sorted by first name. Each ...

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