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  1. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    I just accepted a job with our regional EMS council as the regional Education Specialist. No more medic shifts. Fully driving a desk.
  2. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    Job interview tomorrow. Fingers crossed. 🤞🏻
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    the 100% directionless thread

    it’s really just lucky that they've been in places where good early CPR actually happens.
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    the 100% directionless thread

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    the 100% directionless thread

    Well yeah. Johnny G is the man.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Another successful cardiac arrest resuscitation. This makes my fourth this year. And it really has nothing to do with me. It's all about bystander CPR, cops with AEDs and me being in close proximity.
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    Can we work in Canada With National or State Certifications?

    There are many threads about this here, including a detailed one on the reciprocity process. Just search “Canada” and your questions will be answered.
  8. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    I grew up in CT. There were some pretty great jobs there. Several services and hospitals had intercept paramedic positions that paid really well. (Middlesex and Lawrence + Memorial Hospital) But, the downside is... It's connecticut. Taxes out the wazzooo. No thanks.
  9. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    I was running calls today. Two STEMIs, a FBAO and a jammed up, CTD abdominal pain pt. It was fun to be a medic again.
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    CCPP-C/TP-C Review material Suggestions

    Based on the impressive list of post nominals in your signature, it’s clear why you want both certifications.
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    Looking for some advice in getting experience

    In simple terms, you need a job before you're granted a cert.
  12. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    The Spring 2020 cohort just finished the Fitch “Ambulance Service Manager“ Program. This was supposed to be a class that had 2, one week, on site leadership development sessions with a 6 week break in the middle to complete a group research project. First week in Jacksonville went fine. Then C19...
  13. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    where are you. Send me a PM.
  14. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    Try Doxylamine. Its great. Less groggy feeling than Benadryl.
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    Recommendations for gear bags whilst on shift

    I’ve been carrying this bag for a while now.
  16. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    Finally finishing week 2 of Fitch & Associates ASM program this week. It’s been a long time coming, thanks to Covid-19.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    he’s probably running an agency somewhere.
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    Regarding EMT-B schooling and it’s relation to real world medicine

    My full-time job is as an EMS educator and I teach a recruit style EMT academy several times a year. We no longer require any hospital clinical time. As many others have said, it’s a total waste of time for the students. Our program is unique, as it’s totally designed to build EMTs that will...
  19. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    Does anyone else totally jazz up ramen? I added chicken, an egg, hot sauce, butter, garlic, red pepper flakes, scallions and shiitake mushrooms. Best lunch ever. (It makes me feel cultured if I eat with chopsticks)
  20. NomadicMedic

    the 100% directionless thread

    Adulting.

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