Skip to main content

Valerie Amato, NREMT

Valerie Amato is EMS World's Assistant Editor. Reach Val at vamato@emsworld.com.

Cuando entra una llamada de emergencia particularmente desafiante por parte de los despachadores de la Ciudad de Nueva York, ya sea una persona que amenaza con saltar desde el puente George…
In this three-part series, EMS World examines medical errors and preventable harm in the prehospital and in-hospital settings. Medical errors are preventable events caused by procedural or…
In recent years, two of the most controversial topics dominating discussions in EMS are 1) whether or not we should standardize the nomenclature used for EMS providers, and 2) whether or not college…
On May 16–19, 2019, the Fire Department of New York (FDNY), in partnership with the FDNY Foundation, invited first responders from around the world to its seventh annual Medical Special Operations…
In EMS, the generational gaps among employees are perhaps wider than most workforces, with EMT cadets as young as 14 training alongside medics with several decades of experience under their belt.…
Speaker Spotlight: Jessica Banks, EMT-P, RN and Lauren Young, LCSW What is your agency doing to address substance use disorder in your community? If you need inspiration, look to the Palm Beach…
Power Seminar Speaker Spotlight: Scott Bourn, PhD Whether you’re a brand new EMT or veteran physician, it’s critical to keep up with the latest clinical research to ensure you are providing the best…
In this three-part series, EMS World examines medical errors and preventable harm in the prehospital and in-hospital settings. Medical errors are preventable events caused by procedural or…
Como los incidentes de víctimas múltiples (Mass-Casualty Incident, MCI por sus siglas en inglés) de alto perfil continúan afectando a las comunidades en todo Estados Unidos, los primeros…
In this three-part series, EMS World examines medical errors and preventable harm in prehospital and in-hospital settings. Medical errors are preventable events caused by procedural or…
Back to Top