From the monthly archives: "September 2016"

In response to the recent NYC and New Jersey terrorist bombing incidents, Disaster Podcast co-hosts Sam Bradley and Jamie Davis are joined by Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group and Kevin Reiter from WildSafety.com. The panel discusses the importance of training in NICS (National Incident Command System) procedures. Jamie talks about small rural areas and preparedness for major events. How does preparedness in those regions compare to major metropolitan areas like New York?

Links to Kevin’s wilderness and EMS education site.

WildSafety.com

Paragon Brings “The Experience”

Paragon Medical Education Group specializes in bringing what they call “The Experience” to jurisdictions around the country. They bring together police, fire, EMS, and hospital teams to train together and learn what to expect from each diverse group in the response team so that each knows what to expect from the other and how to back the other groups up. Visit Paragon’s site at ParagonMedicalGroup.com for more information on how this can be brought into your system.

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ambulance-paramedics-transporting-victimThis week on the show, Host Sam Bradley comes prepared with a series of questions on preparedness for various disasters based on the locations of our panel. Joining Sam is co-host Jamie Davis in Maryland, Dr. Joe Holley from Memphis, Tennessee, and Kevin Reiter from Texas.

Links to Kevin’s wilderness and EMS education site.

WildSafety.com

Paragon Brings “The Experience”

Paragon Medical Education Group specializes in bringing what they call “The Experience” to jurisdictions around the country. They bring together police, fire, EMS, and hospital teams to train together and learn what to expect from each diverse group in the response team so that each knows what to expect from the other and how to back the other groups up. Visit Paragon’s site at ParagonMedicalGroup.com for more information on how this can be brought into your system.

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floodDisaster Podcast hosts Sam Bradley and Jamie Davis, the Podmedic are joined in this special episode by EMT and wilderness safety and EMS educator Kevin Reiter, Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group, and a podcast listener from West Virginia involved in the flood response there in June of this year, Malcolm Lanham.

We look at the response to the devastating flash floods that occurred in central West Virginia and also how that response and flooding affected the responders themselves.

Links to Kevin’s wilderness and EMS education site.

WildSafety.com

Paragon Brings “The Experience”

Paragon Medical Education Group specializes in bringing what they call “The Experience” to jurisdictions around the country. They bring together police, fire, EMS, and hospital teams to train together and learn what to expect from each diverse group in the response team so that each knows what to expect from the other and how to back the other groups up. Visit Paragon’s site at ParagonMedicalGroup.com for more information on how this can be brought into your system.

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floodDisaster Podcast hosts Sam Bradley and Jamie Davis, the Podmedic are joined in this special episode by BJ Schneider, author and paramedic, Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group, and Baton Rouge paramedic Ginger Jackson.

We look at the response to the recent devastating flooding around Baton Rouge, Louisianna and also how that response and flooding affected the responders themselves. Ginger also shares her rescue funding page for the paramedics whose homes were flooded while they were out saving others. Check all the links below.

Help out the East Baton Rouge paramedics whose homes were flooded. Donate here.

Links to BJ Schneider’s site and books:

HowManyShotsDidYouHear.com

How Many Shots Did You Hear? Book On Amazon.com

Paragon Brings “The Experience”

Paragon Medical Education Group specializes in bringing what they call “The Experience” to jurisdictions around the country. They bring together police, fire, EMS, and hospital teams to train together and learn what to expect from each diverse group in the response team so that each knows what to expect from the other and how to back the other groups up. Visit Paragon’s site at ParagonMedicalGroup.com for more information on how this can be brought into your system.

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