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EMS 10: Innovators in EMS 2009

This supplement profiles the top 10 innovators in EMS who drove the profession forward in 2009. These individuals were nominated by their peers in recognition of their hard work, dedication and selfless efforts to make a difference in the delivery of EMS or in the lives of patients and providers.

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Grant to Enhance EMS/Hospital Data Exchange

The University of California, San Diego (UCSD) has been awarded one of 15 Federal Beacon Grants to demonstrate the capacity of electronic medical records.

Leaders of the Pack in 2009

This special supplement, sponsored by Physio-Control Inc. andJEMS, profiles 10 EMS...

A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P

The Big-Picture Thinker

Even as a teenager, Dia Gainor was fascinated with EMS.

Cynthia Kincaid

The Resuscitator

You could call Dr. Mickey Eisenberg’s book,Resuscitate! How Your Community Can Improve...

Cynthia Kincaid

Beyond Status Quo

Like many counties around the nation, Greenville County (S.C.) EMS is grappling with...

Cynthia Kincaid

Spotlight on Sepsis

It’s no secret that EMS providers have to be up on the latest medical technologies...

The Connector

As an electronic documentation manager for the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department...

Cynthia Kincaid

The EMS Pit Crew Chief

To say that Robert Boyd Tober, MD, FACEP, has been involved in all aspects of medical...

Cynthia Kincaid

The Green Builder

Energy and power have been an increasing problem in this country, especially when...

Cynthia Kincaid

Community Outreach

Every day, EMS providers in communities around the U.S. respond to thousands of 9-1-1...

Cynthia Kincaid

The Change Agent

An internationally respected leader in prehospital care, Dr. Paul Pepe’s contribution...

Cynthia Kincaid

Preventive Measures

Every year, hundreds of EMS personnel fall ill or die due to job-related illnesses...

Cynthia Kincaid

The State of EMS in 2010

As JEMS turns 30, we measure where EMS is -- including our challenges and opportunities -- and where it might be headed.

Cynthia Kincaid

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