Noisy stroke risks, overdose is new leading cause of death, new CPR video kiosk, and we’ll talk with EMS educator Bob Sullivan about his article series of EMS tips on “10 things you need to know in EMS.” If that’s what you’re looking for, you found it, right here on this week’s episode of the MedicCast.

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MedicCast Episode 448

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. In this week’s EMS news items, we’ll talk about several interesting EMS articles including a look at a novel approach to teaching the public hands-only-CPR using a video kiosk at public events.

Then in this week’s special tip interview segment, I have paramedic educator Bob Sullivan back on the show to chat about his excellent article series of EMS tips at Bob writes about EMS topics and the 10 things EMS providers need to know for each topic. It includes education and some simple EMS tips you can take with you. We’ll have that and more later in the show after the news.

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EMS News

Community Noise Related to Stroke Risk

Drug Overdose Takes Lead In Death Causes

CPR Kiosk Could Be A Community Health Hit!



Tip of the Week: Bob Sullivan on EMS Tips Article Series at

Paramedic Bob Sullivan

Paramedic Bob Sullivan

This week on the show I chat with Bob Sullivan on his series of articles at on 10 things you need to know in EMS. He covers a variety of important topics that hold refresher education and simple EMS tips to improve your EMS care as an EMT or paramedic. Bob is an educator for paramedics in Delaware and is also an EMS blogger at Check out what he has to say about EMS refresher knowledge and professionalism.

Links: Article Series

Bob’s EMS Patient Perspective Blog


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