Series: EMS Today

Clinician Versus Technician – Part 1

As EMS transitions to a more proactive primary care role in the field, how are we in education creating the context needed for students to succeed? 
Greg Johnson joins us for this discussion. He is the EMT/AEMT Coordinator at Columbia State Community Col…

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Karen O‘Barr

What does an acute stress response look like from a critical incident? Should management have the responsibility of recognizing and intervening in their crew’s mental health? Hear Karen O’Barr’s story of her mental growth after a severe traumatic inciden…

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The Rise of the MCI

Welcome to Real Life Rescues, a podcast that goes behind the scenes and takes an in-depth look into the operational and personal accounts of EMS first responders from Israel’s largest fully volunteer EMS provider United Hatzalah. The podcast is hosted by…

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Puff, Puff, Pass

On this week’s episode of the EMS Handoff, Eric, Bradley and David take on a conversation about the changing status and laws around the country on the use of marijuana, hemp and CBD products. As the access to some of the derivatives become more readily a…

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Clinician Suicide

In the intro podcast to the Ready Room, Derrick Jacobus discusses the word no one wants to hear – suicide. Clinician suicide is an issue that is kept quiet. Resiliency. Therapy. EAP. Counseling. These are words that are not spoken in EMS, so what can we …

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After the Fall with Bradley, Eric and David

In this week’s episode of the EMS Handoff, Bradley, Eric and David come back together behind the EMS Handoff microphones after a much-needed week of rest to discuss those common “life assist” calls. Ambulance services and fire departments have regular ca…

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Chief Mark Romer

What does nearly 40 years of a fire career look like? Hear the story of Chief Mark Romer and his self-reflection of how mental wellness has changed in the fire service – and in his own life.

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Delayed Sequence Intubation with Jason Haag

In this week’s episode of the EMS Handoff, Eric takes the lead as David took the week off. Eric and Bradley are joined in the EMS Handoff Studio to discuss the process of delayed sequence intubation. This spirited discussion, which may have a little heck…

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The People vs. EMS

Scot Phelps and Maria talk about the Elijah McClain indictment against three police officers and two paramedics.
The People of the State of Colorado vs.RANDY ROEDEMA, JASON ROSENBLATT, NATHAN WOODYARD, JEREMY COOPER, PETER CICHUNIEC, Defendants. 
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