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  1. mgr22 replied to the thread To Degree or Not to Degree. That is The Question..

    Because striving for more than the minimum can be a gratifying experience. If everything we did were based on cost-benefit analyses,...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:45 AM
  2. cruiseforever replied to the thread To Degree or Not to Degree. That is The Question..

    I worked for a place that started to require an AAS. The requirement was dropped after a couple of years when they failed to get enough...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:43 AM
  3. mgr22 liked Tigger's post in the thread To Degree or Not to Degree. That is The Question..

    Aside from pretty middling cost of going from a certificate program (~80% of an AAS), what are the disadvantages of getting an AAS in...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM
  4. VentMonkey liked DrParasite's post in the thread Liberty Ambulance Kern County Hiring EMTs and Paramedics.

    Why don't you call them and ask yourself? I'll even help you out: Liberty Ambulance contact the office at 760-375-9545 and if you...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:28 AM
  5. DrParasite replied to the thread Uk EMT coming in to say hi.

    The US is a pretty big place.... where will you be coming, and when will you be here? it will probably make things easier for someone...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:06 AM
  6. DrParasite replied to the thread Liberty Ambulance Kern County Hiring EMTs and Paramedics.

    Why don't you call them and ask yourself? I'll even help you out: Liberty Ambulance contact the office at 760-375-9545 and if you...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:03 AM
  7. DrParasite replied to the thread To Degree or Not to Degree. That is The Question..

    Cost is probably the big disadvantage; AAS programs are typically longer than certificate courses. the certificate program I was in...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  8. Mike Hughes posted a new thread.

    Uk EMT coming in to say hi

    Hi to all I’m coming to the USA to visit some people/places and was wondering if any particular stations are happy to have an EMT out...

    Forum: EMS Lounge

    Jan 18, 2019 at 7:52 AM
  9. Mike Hughes liked DrParasite's post in the thread Getting STUCK with EMT-Basic partner:(.

    oddly enough, they might even pay better than some EMS agencies... my former agency had 2 guys who had been with us for a few years...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 7:50 AM
  10. Mike Hughes liked KingCountyMedic's post in the thread Getting STUCK with EMT-Basic partner:(.

    Please go apply for a job at Amazon or something. Get out of EMS, we don't need you.

    Jan 18, 2019 at 7:50 AM
  11. Tommerag replied to the thread Predicting a difficult airway is darn near impossible.

    Thatd usually why the providers don't here, they can do it if need be but i assume would rather not. Actually had one of our docs a few...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:33 AM
  12. Tommerag replied to the thread Predicting a difficult airway is darn near impossible.

    I know. Like i said hospital policy. How long ago it was implemented I couldnt tell you. Youre points are valid as well and i dont...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:29 AM
  13. TXmed replied to the thread Predicting a difficult airway is darn near impossible.

    Thats not super uncommon in the very rural parts of texas. If there is a physician in the small ER then he probably isnt board certified...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:28 AM
  14. TXmed liked Tommerag's post in the thread Predicting a difficult airway is darn near impossible.

    I figured I might get some questions like yours from my comments (especially the part about not using Glidescope first). Which is...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:25 AM
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    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:16 AM
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