FEMA USAR Training Review with Dr. Joe Holley

USAR Training During COVID-19
Dr. Joe Holley in USAR training

Dr. Joe Holley recounts his recent trip to a USAR FEMA training center in California. The evolutions and scenarios presented the attendees, both educators and students, with a variety of very difficult and unique situations. Joe talks candidly about how strange disaster response is when compared to so-called “typical” EMS and Fire responses in a community.

Check out this episode along with Becky DePodwin, and co-hosts Jamie Davis and Sam Bradley.


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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