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  • Confidence

    Setting the Tone Part 4 We have developed the idea and definition of setting the tone as relates to emergency response. Field Medics defines ...
  • Conviction

    Setting the tone Part 3 Conviction The second C of field-medics setting the tone three Cs is CONVICTION. As a paramedic or First Responder respo...
  • Command

    Setting the Tone Part 2 The First of the 3 C’s as we develop Setting the Tone is Command. Setting the tone. We continue to develop and define wh...
  • What about Setting the Tone?

    Setting the Tone Part 1 What is setting the tone? This is an idea or better yet it’s really jargon that is used in many different disciplines...
  • Prepared?

    Smoke explosion with FDNY firefighters engulfed in smoke and fire. From what I’ve read no serious injuries. Take some time to think about and view ...
  • Accountability and Liberty

    Personal accountability is one of the most integral attributes that a first responder must have. By practicing personal accountability a first resp...
  • What was that? Teamwork?

    EMS is a world that demands teamwork. We often think of teamwork as it relates to the first responder in terms of firefighting or extrication and ...
  • Strasbourg Shooting

    In light of the shooting in Strasbourg let us take some time to think about the victims and the responders. First of all great job to the responder...
  • Why are you here?

    Have you ever stopped and thought to yourself "why am I here?" Most providers in EMS would be able to answer this question superficially. Most of u...
  • Confidence it the KEY

    The decisions you make in EMS are directly related to your confidence. Confidence is the key, it's the difference between action and inaction. Maki...
  • The Methodical Approach

    Having a methodical approach to patient care is essential for your success. If you simply go out the door and wing it every time be rest assured yo...
  • Integrated Approach

    Why is it important to have an integrated approach? Integrating your professionalism and decision making with your medical knowledge is essential f...