1. T

    Spinal Immobilization on Trampoline

    EMR/First Aid Lead at a trampoline park and wondering what procedures others would take in the following (god forbid) situation. For a suspected spinal on an unstable surface such as a foam pit or trampoline, where nearing the patient would cause a lot of motion (and reaching them from the...
  2. P

    Maryland Protocol Test

    Help me pleaseeeee 😩 I am an NREMT-P and I'm having difficulty passing the Maryland Protocol Test. I've heard of people having a collection of exam questions that are very similar to the ones on the actual test but have yet to get my hands on them. I have a good amount of protocols that I am...
  3. EpiEMS

    ETOH, Intoxication, and Capacity to Refuse

    On a recent call, I had a (calm) disagreement with my partner - an early 30s female patient in custody s/p MVC (no trauma center criteria) wanted to refuse care (and law enforcement was OK with this). I was happy to oblige, given the clinical presentation: Alert and oriented (person...
  4. M

    Most Progressive Protocols 2017

    Hey all. I am going to be doing a final essay in paramedic school and I just wanted to post on this forum to see what everyone thought. I am interested in progressive protocols and perhaps sometime in my career, be involved or start a movement for a nationwide set of protocols and more training...
  5. NUEMT

    What would you change about your protocols?

    Anything. Everything. You and your medical director are eating pizza and he/she asks you honestly and you answer like you actually care. What would you say? Trends, wishlist, out of box ideas welcome. Post references if you got em.
  6. EpiEMS

    Anaphylaxis Protocols

    Do you have any relative or absolute contraindications (or mandatory medical control contact points) for epinephrine administration in your anaphylaxis protocols? If so, what are they? Do you think they're sound? Ours used to have mandatory medical control contact before EpiPen administration...
  7. K

    Grady Protocols Test

    Hi everybody, I was just wanted to see if anyone knew how hard the protocols test is for the application process for Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, GA. I just became certified and licensed as AEMT and working at Grady has been my dream. I am scheduled to take the test on January 12th in a...
  8. Atomisk

    Southern Nevada Health District

    I'm currently prepping to take the Southern Nevada Health District Protocol test for EMT-B. I got picked up by AMR and this is the last step before employment by them. I was raised and trained in Connecticut so this is something new. I'll be honest I am a hands on learner so studying the 172...