John Erich

Starting next year, the insurer will reimburse treatment that doesn’t require the emergency department.
Las Vegas and Orlando massacres set a solemn tone for the normally festive event.
Fire and EMS agencies are increasingly turning to body armor for protection—is it right for you?
What’s new and what’s concerning to experts in EMS transportation?
How should we approach these challenging scenes, and what should we expect from others?
EMS data can help spur further action after an overdose is reversed
With an SGA and no scope, a foreign body might go undetected.
When you’re just not getting them back, a second AED might do the trick.
They’re getting assisted CPR and quick transport straight to a cath lab.
Younger patients helped drive the Mercy system to field an MSU.
In San Antonio, they’re the trigger for a rapid treatment approach.
With CT scanners, tPA and more, MSUs are helping slash treatment intervals and should improve outcomes.