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    yelling at your patient

    I'm guilty of this. Anybody else come to a point where you've had a regular pain in the butt patient and had enough? I had a patient today and two nurses came along. one was a brand new nurse and the other was a vet and were taking a patient to CT (i'm a transport tech in a hospital) This...
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    Just took a BLS instructor Course confused

    So, Today I took my classroom part of my bls instructor course. I need some input if anybody else has taken the course. The entire class was about five hours long, We didn't touch any manikins or actually talk about how to properly give CPR on infants or adults. The whole day was talking about...
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    organ transport?

    Hi guys, I was just browsing around youtube and came across a company in the EU called Full control medical logistics. after finding them i found a bunch of services that only transport organs and stat related specimens to hospitals in europe. My question is why don't these companies exist in...
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    Hospital in house training programs

    Hi guys! :) Does anybody know of any good in house training programs in Hospitals around the country? particularly in Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado or Florida? I'm currently working for a Hospital in the OKC metroplex. After working here for a few months i've made the decision that I want to...
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    controlling hours worked

    I was just wondering, what are ya'lls shifts like? What is your companies policy on clearing to the station and deactivating. The current company i work for in dfw (large private ift) is really bad at keeping us out hours after our scheduled time. We have had emt's fired for calling in and...
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    Nursing home nurses/moving pt's

    What is the deal with nurses and CNA's at nursing homes? Do they get their certs off cracker jack boxes? I've been working wheelchair a few times the last couple weeks. When I have a patient that is semi ambulatory. I always ask them. What do you feel comfortable doing when moving from a...
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    EMS/search and resue competitions

    Hi folks!! I was just wondering. Does anybody know of any good EMS and search and rescue competitions around the US? I just thought it'd be kinda cool to do something like that to hone in some skills.. I don't plan on working for an IFT company my whole career. I really want to be the best...

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