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22
Mar

How to Call an Ambulance and What to Expect

In life-threatening emergencies, time is of the essence, and every second counts. So, acting quickly and getting medical help as soon as possible is crucial. However, not everyone knows how to call an ambulance or what to do in such situations. In this guide, we’ll explain step-by-step how to call an ambulance. With this knowledge, you can feel confident and

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13
Feb

Everything You Need to Know About Dialysis Transportation

Many patients who need dialysis have appointments that last several hours, as often as three or four times a week. The frequency and duration of these appointments can make it difficult to rely on a loved one for transportation, and it can be dangerous for patients to drive. Professional dialysis transportation services provide an alternative way for patients to get

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13
Feb

DCAP BTLS: EMS Abbreviation Meaning and Usage

Soft tissue injuries may not be immediately visible, but they can significantly impact a patient’s health and recovery. So, you need to learn to recognize and treat them. Thankfully, the DCAP BTLS mnemonic can help you remember how to deal with soft tissue injuries. Whether it’s a sprain, strain, or contusion, prompt and proper treatment of soft tissue injuries can

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9
Jan

12 Practical EMS Tips for New EMTs

Being an EMT comes with its hassles, but it’s nothing you can’t handle. Especially if you have the guidance and expertise of veteran EMTs to rely on. Compiled by seasoned EMTs and paramedics, these EMS tips will help you in your day-to-day duties. Here are some trade secrets every new EMT should know.  EMS Tips to Help You Excel as

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2
Dec

10 Tips to Help You Nail Your EMT Job Interview

After getting the required qualifications to be an EMT, your next hurdle will be passing an EMT interview. While interviews can be terrifying, preparing well will set you up for success. Whether this is your first job or you’re a veteran changing ambulance companies, these 10 tips can help you get over the jitters and ace your EMT interview. Get

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16
Nov

EMS Jobs 101: Everything About EMS Roles, Duties, Salaries, and How to Apply

EMS jobs require hard work, commitment, and sacrifice. To save lives, EMTs and paramedics must work together smoothly. If you want to have a job in EMS, you must understand the difference between the roles and responsibilities. Plus, knowing the career path and salary expectations in EMS can also help you plan your future. This guide will help you understand

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1
Nov

EMS School Guide: How Long Is It and How Much Does It Cost?

Before you can become an EMT or paramedic, you must complete a course at EMS school. Completing an EMS course takes time, commitment, and ambition. So, being well-prepared and knowing what you want is always best before you apply.  This article answers every question you may have about EMS school. Discover the different qualifications, what you need before you apply,

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27
Sep

6 Benefits of Being a Volunteer EMT

  Being a volunteer EMT is one of the easiest ways to get into EMS. However, there are many more perks to being a volunteer EMT than just getting firsthand EMS experience. So, if you’re considering becoming one, the benefits listed here will help you decide. Who Is a Volunteer EMT? Volunteer EMTs work alongside professional EMTs to carry out

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23
Aug

How to Become an EMT

Whether the thought of saving lives or Nicolas Cage’s “Bringing Out The Dead” made you want to become an EMT (Emergency Medical Technician), having a passion for it certainly helps. But, you need more than just passion to become an EMT. Discover the education, experience, and skills you need before you can begin your career as an EMT. Educational Requirements

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25
Jul

8 Essential EMS Safety Tips You Need to Follow

The world of EMS comes with many potential threats and dangers. So, while trying hard to save other people’s lives, it is important to keep yourself safe too. Prevent hazards and accidents in EMS by following these 8 safety tips. Whether you’re new to the job or have plenty of experience, these tips will help you keep yourself, your partner,

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