Brandon Oto, PA-C, NREMT-B

Brandon Oto, PA-C, NREMT-B

Brandon Oto, PA-C, NREMT-B, is an EMS educator and a critical care PA resident at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He manages EMSBasics.com and LitWhisperers.com. His interests include BLS fundamentals, evidence-based medicine, physical diagnosis and ECG interpretation.

Supporting material is important to understanding core objectives, but it’s not the point.
It should be obvious to your students what they need to know when they leave the classroom.
Know your content well, then boil it down to the basics.
Centering courses around content that relates to the students in your class is the best way to keep their attention.
A skilled mediator, an ombudsman can often pick up where your patient care ends
What principles shape your behavior?
Although decision fatigue seems to affect nearly everyone, those of us who work on an ambulance are especially vulnerable.