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Telemedicine Story: Efficient EMS communication

The Naperville Fire Department has a lot on their plates. With almost 148,000 residents to protect, this fire department needs not one, not two…but ten station houses to be adequately prepared for whatever emer...

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Pediatric Seizures – Early Detection, Effective Treatment

A seizure is characterized as “an event of altered brain function which is caused by abnormal or excessive electrical discharges from brain cells” (Mickie’s Miracles, 2019). Seizures are quite common. As a matt...

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eBook: ET3 Telehealth Implementation

The federal Health and Human Services (HHS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) unveiled their Emergency Triage, Treat and Transport (ET3) model program on Valentines Day, 2019. ET3 is a voluntar...

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The Future of Telemedicine is now, and the Numbers Prove It

There was a time when telemedicine was considered a system of the future. But the future has arrived at medical centers across the country, according to survey results published by URAC and Telemedicine Magazin...

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Joe Johnson is Welcomed as the Newest Member of GD’s Responsive Innovation Team

Date: June 13, 2019 Contact: Andrew Birnbaum E: [email protected] P: 201-313-7075 F: 201-313-5671 W: Ridgefield, NJ – June, 2019 — GD is proud to announce and welco...

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When Was the Last Time You Thanked an EMS?

When we work hard or give up our time to help others and sacrifice our needs, we want to be appreciated. It’s human nature. We don’t need a pat on the back every time, but it’s encouraging to receive recognitio...

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Saving Time: Stroke Care Clockwork

For a primary or comprehensive stroke center, the Stroke Coordinator is essential to the success of the stroke program. It is the job of the Stroke Coordinator to ensure the program meets the clinical and regul...

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GD Celebrates 40-Years of Helping Those Who Help Others

Dear Reader, This year, GD (General Devices) celebrates its 40th year in business.  Considering that the stats show two thirds of new businesses last two years and about only half last five, I couldn’t be ...

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Improving EMS STEMI at Northeast Georgia Medical Center

THE CHALLENGE At Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGHS) in Gainesville Georgia, they were looking for a better way to respond to STEMI emergencies. When a patient experiences this very serious type of hear...

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GD Presents EMS Telemedicine Webcast at EMS World

EMS Telemedicine Webcast What is EMS Telemedicine? Why is it so important? What exactly is it used for? What should I consider when implementing such a system? What are its pros and cons? Is EMS Telemedicine r...