Category Archives: Firefighting Operations

Is Our Success Killing Us?

It seems that the “evidence-based” trend in EMS requires that being “progressive” means we lay in wait for some “proof” in order to jump on a previously long held belief so we can debunk it as some old “wive’s tale.”

The Default Solution is Always More

My wife announced that there wasn’t enough money in the checking account again.  The obvious solution to her was that I simply needed to add more money to it each month and that the problem would then go away.  Any attempts on my part to question where the money is being spent is considered completely […]

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High Performance EMS

High Performance Emergency Medical Services (HP-EMS) systems provide effective clinical care promoting positive patient outcomes and community wellness while maintaining a focus on improving economic efficiency of the system. This site is dedicated as a community seeking to increase agency performance by promoting useful information regarding the developing trends and improvements in the efficiency of delivering basic and advanced medical care in the field.