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    Senior Proposal

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    Uniform question

    Yeah I found the stuff I was looking for shortly after this post. I needed to up my google-fu to black belt
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    Uniform question

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    the 100% directionless thread

    All valid. However, I’ve interviewed people that are so socially awkward that putting them in an EMS situation would be like throwing a kitten into a bath tub full of piranha. It wouldn’t be a win for anyone. I’ve also said, “eh, they don’t seem like they fit in, but I’ll give em a try”...
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Most of us are pretty understanding if you tell us up front about dates you're unavailable. Obviously within reason. If it's awhile slew of days you can't work within your introductory period, you'll be a hard pass. And practice interviewing with someone. You say you can answer questions...
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Have you practiced interviewing with anyone? Some of this may help you if you're lacking in the charisma department.
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    Are they called "Paramedics" or "Medics"?

    They call me things. Unprintable things
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    Prehospital treatment for croup

    No steroids for us in these cases.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Did you frame your wheelchair certificate? AWCLS.
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    Statpacks Load-n-Go

    We use it as our ALS bag. Unfortunately I'm not at work and can't measure it. The inside main compartment fits the green airway module, the red medication module and our IO kit. Inside the top flap we store a flat IV bag and a 500 ml bag of fluid and dripset. One side compartment holds narcs...
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    the 100% directionless thread

    I have my paramedic in a frame.
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    Best 10 bucks I ever spent

    I bought this to hang in my sim Lab.
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    Question about age (Do you feel EMS has an age limit)

    Hey, what are you saying? I went back to become a medic at 38
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    Dizziness while driving

    Let's see a 12 lead first thing. Sounds like an MI. Goes by HEMS if it is.
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    Arrest Resuscitation

    Most of the docs here believe in what we do, but there is still a long way to go.