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The FBI and EMS

I am not sure how many of you remember the television show “The FBI”, a Quinn Martin Production . This was an action show on ABC that started in 1965 and ran until 1974. If I recall it was sponsored by the Ford Motor Company.  Wikipedia also states that the American Tobacco Company was a […]

Customer Service: It Only Takes One!

American Airlines, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, EMS and Customer Service I bet that you never would see the above words used together. This story is about ownership and problem solving and that is what we do every day in EMS. This story is about the adventure with American Airlines and Royal Caribbean and their customer service […]

David Page Research Maven is Number 71 on the Podcast

 David Page, MS, NRP, is the director of the Prehospital Care Research Forum at UCLA and field paramedic with Allina EMS in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. He is my guest this week on Medic2Medic Podcast. Besides being a Paramedic and educator, he has a monthly research review column in JEMS. David is the editor in […]

Medic2Medic Podcast Hits 10,000 Downloads

On October 10, 2016 this small podcast reached 10,000 downloads. This is an unbelievable (believable) achievement for me and the podcast. A big thank you to my listeners and a special thanks to my guests. During the first year of the podcast listeners heard from providers telling their stories about how they got into this great […]

A Special Pink Episode of Medic2Medic Podcast

Back in April, Medic2Medic Podcast Blog published a post tiltled Cancer Invades Cary Area EMS. (http://medic2medicpodcast.fireemsblogs.com/2016/04/07/cancer-invades-cary-area-ems/).  I am proud to say here is a follow up to the blog plus a podcast. Today marks the one year anniversary of Cary Area EMS’s Division Chief Tammy Patton learning her diagnosis of breast cancer. Tammy is doing well and […]

Body Cameras for EMS

Ballistic vests have been a hot topic in EMS over the past 6 months or so.  Body Cameras is also a hot topic in the law enforcement community. In the law enforcement arena the subject of body cameras is debated on an everyday basis. Just recently the release of the body/dash camera was scrutinized when […]

Medic2Medic Podcast Celebrates 1 year of Podcasting

Last September I decided to start a new adventure called Medic2Medic Podcast.  The first year is completed. l have learned a great deal about people, podcasting and interviewing to name a few of the things.  I have also met some really cool people in the EMS world and got a chance to learn about their humble beginnings […]

Medic2Medic Podcast Number 50

The podcast hits a milestone this week with number 50. It is been an exciting adventure for me so far.  I started with downloading free software on my iPad and started recording, no editing, a Facebook Page and asking people I knew to be a guest. I am not sure what the next 50 will […]

Medic2Medic Podcast to Air Number 50

I never thought when I started the podcast in September it would reach 50 episodes. Yes it was one of the goals I had set. The podcast will air number 50 later on this week. The guest did not know it would be number 50, and there is no mention of it being number 50. […]

Episode 46 of Medic2Medic Podcast: To Wear Gloves or Not?

Do we need to wear gloves with every patient encounter? Is EMS education behind the times when it comes to educating EMTs and Paramedics regarding infectious diseases? You came to the right podcast for answers. Katherine West joins me on the podcast and we talk about all kinds topics related to infectious disease. Katherine West […]

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