Rommie L. Duckworth, LP

Rommie L. Duckworth, LP

Rommie L. Duckworth, LP, is a dedicated emergency responder and award-winning educator with more than 25 years working in career and volunteer fire departments, hospital healthcare systems, and public and private emergency medical services. He is currently a career fire captain and paramedic EMS coordinator. The founder and executive director of the New England Center for Rescue and Emergency Medicine, Rom is an emergency services advocate, author and frequent speaker at conferences around the world. Contact him via RescueDigest.com.

EMS challenges us all in countless ways every day. Similarly, as an EMT student, you will be faced with quizzes and exams of different types throughout your EMS education. Knowing and using the tools you have in your toolkit will prepare you for all of them.
Here are 15 tips to help you not only master the material, but show what you know on that next big exam
Improving your concentration while studying will help your performance both at exam time and on the streets.
Test anxiety can strike new providers and seasoned professionals alike
The SQ3R method can improve comprehension for students of all stripes.
It can inspire both new students and experienced practitioners to think differently and act decisively.
It’s a perilous transition for the patient; here’s how to help it go smoother.
Sepsis no reconocida mata a los niños; no deje que pase en su turno
Unrecognized sepsis kills kids; don't let it happen on your watch
Conference addressed many of the challenges facing emergency clinicians in the UK.
Younger people are having more strokes.
New teaching tools and approaches are nothing to fear.
The state of prehospital spinal injury care
Many affordable new tools can aid students’ experience
Can new technology and approaches improve student learning?