EMS sporting event checklist, healing damaged heart cells, deciding who pays for ambulance calls, and we’ll catch up with part two of our segment with Jerry Barrett on his trip to Africa to educate people there about EMS and health care. If that’s what you’re looking for, you found it, right here on this week’s episode of the MedicCast.

MedicCast Episode 350

Paramedic Jerry Barrett in Africa

Paramedic Jerry Barrett in Africa

Good day and welcome to this week’s episode of the MedicCast. I’m your host, Jamie Davis, the Podmedic and I’d like to welcome you to this week’s show. There’s a really great show coming up for you this week. There’s an interesting news item about a pre-game checklist for EMS, coaches and trainers attending local sporting events. Then, after the news, we check back in with Jerry Barrett from Australia with part two of his segment on his trip to Africa for EMS and first aid education for the community there. All of that is coming up next here on the MedicCast.

Before we get to that though, please make sure you check out the links and additional information available for you over at the MedicCast blog at MedicCast.com/blog. There’s a show notes link at the top of the page. Click that link and it will take you right to the most recent episode and you can scroll down there to find any previous episode. There’s also a search box there for you on the right if you are looking for something in particular. Take some time and make sure you follow up on the information you get on the show and understand how it applies to your EMS practice and protocols.

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Medical Time Out: EMS teams expecting the unexpected in HS sports

Scientists Make Damaged Heart Cells Healthy Again in Lab Tests

Who pays for the ambulance?


First_Aid_in_PicturesTip of the Week: Jerry Barrett on First Aid in Pictures

Coming up in this week’s tip of the week I bring you part two of my interview with Jerry Barrett from Australia. I interviewed Jerry quite a few years ago for the show when we talked about tactical EMS. I reconnected with Jerry and you heard part one of the interview last week on the show. This week, we talk about Jerry’s innovative first aid and hygiene tools for third world areas. It’s amazing how the naturally innovative mind of a paramedic comes up with novel solutions to world wide health care problems. Here’s that segment.

Tip of the Week Links

Jerry Barrett on Facebook

Extreme Medical (Jerry Barrett’s Website)

Jerry’s Prior Tactical EMS Interview


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