I have been playing poker for a long time now and have recently (6 months) been playing Texas Hold 'em on full tilt. while on there, i have met mant EMT's, Medic's, ER RN's and even Docs.
I was curious to see howmany people here also play poker online.
My screen name on full tilt is the...
I have recently Started a business selling lights sirens and radios i am a distributer for whelen, code3, and federal signal. For radios, i sell kenwood and iCom. If anyone is interested, let me know the details and i will get back to you with a price.
I was just wondering what your department's policy is on helping out your own members in times of crisis.
I found out my departments the hard way. On August 6th at 08.45 hrs, my house burnt to the ground. My squad and county OEM have gotten together and created a monitary assistance fund. The...
You are dispatched to a residence for a "Respiratory Emergency" with ALS. It takes 6 mins to get the ambulance out the door. 1 EMT and 1 FR.
Dispatch Report : "56 y/o M c/o respiratory distress, and profuse sweating"
Arrival : mid 50's M tri-podding on couch, general pallor, wetter than the...
This is a copy of an article that was written for the Stony Brook Press:
Snagged in the Act!
By The Lunatick
As a Critical Care EMT and volunteer firefighter, I've always enjoyed the surprises that we often encounter on emergency calls. But even in my wildest dreams (believe me, they're...
A 21-year-old man was hospitalized in intensive care in Murdoch, Australia (near Perth), in December following a barroom stunt in which he put on a helmet connected to a beer jug, with a hose that ran between the jug and a pump powered by an electric drill. The idea was to facilitate drinking a...
Pt. 92 y/o f CAOx3
Alert, Ambulatory w/ assistance, HTN of 140/80
Post fall x2 found on floor x2, lethargic, slow to respond needs prompting for answers, non-ambulatory
V/S - 1
SaO2: 91% R/A
SaO2: 92% on 6 N/C
Ever wonder what it is like to read that you have died? I did yesterday
My death certificate????
One of my hobbies is singing. This IS me, but I am not dead. I am wondering how I am going to convince these people that I am not dead when I call. :blink:
ELKO - Mechanical problems did not contribute to the Aug. 21 Access Air Ambulance helicopter crash that claimed the lives of five people, according to initial findings by the National Transportation Safety Board.
"They have initially ruled out any mechanical failures," Jim Hutchens, president...
I just got off a call where my Pt. was having petit-mal seizures followed by vomitting. I have never seen that nor heard of that before. I was curious as to weather any of you have.