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15
Dec

How Much Does an Ambulance Ride Cost?

Emergency ambulance rides are notoriously expensive. So much so that a lot of people hesitate to call 9-1-1 because they fear how much a ride to the hospital will cost them. But, is the price of an ambulance really that high? And is the expense justified? Discover how much an ambulance ride costs, what insurance typically covers, and why paying

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8
Dec

Women in EMS: Stats and Facts

Working as an EMT may seem like a stereotypically masculine job for some. But, the truth is, women are a growing group in EMS. Their work makes the community stronger and more established. It’s time for everyone to appreciate female EMTs and paramedics, and recognize their contributions to the medical service industry. If you’re a woman who’s considering a career

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15
Nov

Glasgow Coma Scale Mnemonic Guide: EYES, VOICE, OLD BEN

The Glasgow Coma Scale is a handy tool that every EMT needs to know. However, it’s quite a long test to commit to memory. Luckily, a useful mnemonic can help you memorize the GCS quickly and effectively. Read this guide to find out what the GCS is, how you can learn it, and use it when you’re treating a patient

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27
Oct

Why Become an EMT: 15 Reasons to Join Emergency Health Services

Is It Worth Becoming an EMT? There are a lot of reasons why you can become an EMT. Everybody has their own story, their own ambitions. One thing’s for certain though: being an EMT is more than just a job. If you’re on the fence about starting your career in emergency medical services (EMS), or you simply want to know

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2
Oct

EMR vs. EMT: What’s the Difference?

Working in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is a hard but rewarding career. However, when you’re starting out, choosing your qualifications and career path is a hard decision. After all, how do you know if becoming an EMR or an EMT is the right choice for you? Discover what an EMR and EMT do, what the differences are, and how

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