Leadership and management books really come in all shapes and sizes.
Example: We Were Soldiers (an example of operational leadership) and The Guns of August (an example of strategic leadership), both are military in subject but have widely different scopes.
I’m a fan of using leadership...
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If you are cash strapped, you can get your EMT for free. If you want to speed things up, it’s easily done - you can get your EMT in a matter of months (or even as little as a month, full time).
Also, make sure you understand what you’re getting into from a career perspective...
Though I have inherent suspicion of the SA government due to…certain news items historically, this seems quite scary & plausible given the conditions there. (The folks cited as identifying / researching are mostly UK trained & are quite well published, giving me more confidence in the finding.)
No disagreement. It seems like something that requires litigation and possibly additional legislation too.
Re: BLS patients, it would seem pretty silly to keep a crew waiting around for a patient who could go to triage/waiting room - but maybe this is something that system policies prevent?
Why does that become an EMS problem? PWW make it quite clear that a patient’s percent at the hospital means the hospital has an obligation to follow their EMTALA requirements and cannot use EMS as a crutch.
And that epitomizes everything wrong with California, the only state that has such a...
Absolutely. She isn’t fellowship trained in EMS, has no EMS-specific focus in her research or practice, and had no management experience or training (https://www.nola.com/news/politics/article_3c3b8b94-27d0-5539-9ca2-4241f61ccdc2.html).