Paul Murphy, MS, MA, EMT-P

Paul Murphy, MS, MA, EMT-P

Paul Murphy, MS, MA, EMT-P, has administrative and clinical experience in healthcare organizations

Pilot program provides in-home care to ED “superusers.”
Homeless patients present with both unique challenges and common medical conditions
Pilot program provides in-home care to ED “superusers”
The Oct. 1 deadline is fast approaching—here are some tips to prepare.
Your new partner's hands are handcuffed—this is the last time that you will ever see Sean in an EMS uniform.
Caring for the overweight and obese.
What should EMS know about weight-loss surgery?
Know its components to help protect patients.
Juggling two patients at once proves challenging for this crew. How would you handle the same situation?
Assessing the scene and your patient at the scene of fire
In addition to recognizing the potential for smoke inhalation, providers should not underestimate the potential effects and impact of inhalation injuries
Postherpetic neuralgia is a painful condition involving the nerve fibers and skin and is a complication of shingles, or the herpes zoster, which results from chickenpox
What EMS providers should know about this potentially lethal disorder of iron metabolism
When responding to a "trauma" incident, it is important for prehospital care providers to be able to quickly determine the potential mechanism of injury, or "MOI."
When it comes to a drug overdose call, EMS providers must consider a variety of factors ranging from determining what drug was involved to a potential treatment plan.