• After talking with numerous people who are smarter than myself, I believe that EMS education needs to be reexamined and remodeled.  This will not be easy and will take us as a profession some time to do it right. 

  • Growing up in the Navy, I learned early on that situational awareness was critical to the safety of myself and those around me and sortie completion rates.

  • Throughout my EMS career, I’ve heard from medics that “trauma is easy” that everyone loves trauma because those calls are so easy.

  • I'm sure we can all remember sitting down in our first airway class wondering what that big ol’ bag looking thing was with a mask on it. What we didn’t know at the time was that piece of equipment was about to become a massive part of our care in our patients we tend to daily.

  • Aaron and I are real fans of checklists, but after releasing these two episodes about the topic, we found dissension among the EMS community about their usefulness.