Thom Dick

Thom Dick has been a passionate advocate of sick people and the safety of their field caregivers since 1970. He has written hundreds of articles and three books on those subjects, including the People Care books (www.emsworld.com/peoplecare.) You can reach Thom via Facebook, or at boxcar414@comcast.net.

Thom is the author of People Care: Perspectives & Practices for Professional Caregivers. The recently released 2nd edition of this classic text includes seven new features: Death notification skills; suicide intervention strategies; safe procedures for defusing and, when necessary, restraining violent people; cases intended to illustrate the lessons of People Care; and strategies for reconceptualizing burnout and managing it as a balance issue. Click here to order.

Thom is also a member of the EMS World editorial advisory board. E-mail boxcar_414@yahoo.com.

Rewards

Are You A Professional Writer?

Zero to Hero

Apologies

Done In, Fed Up, Burned Out

Done In, Fed Up, Burned Out

Liar, Liar

Liar, Liar

In Your Face

Unknown Medical

Lesser Souls

Pure Pretense

Pure Pretense

Emergency Social Services

Advocating Pain Management

Advocating Pain Management

Safety Farmer

Bending Rules

Willed Death

Willed Death

The Edge Of Our Lives

Man's Best Friend

Man's Best Friend

Same Old Same Old

Taxi Calls

Taxi Calls

Loud Music

Little People

Kindescending

Kindescending

EMS Revisited: Professional Etiquette

EMS Revisited: Professional Etiquette

Small Talk

 

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