This is Dr. Kincaid’s first case study discussing a patient she treated that suffered a gunshot wound in the back.
Amanda sat down with Dr. Michelle Kincaid and discusses her background, experience, and her upcoming case studies here on MedFlight Radio!!!
Thanks Dr. Kincaid!!
In this episode Amanda was at the Ohio ITLS Conference in Columbus and spoke with Anthony Cellitti and Dr. John Pakiela about Mercy Health Systems MD-1 program. This program puts physicians in the field responding with EMS personnel. With active shooter situations on everyones mind, they discussed training that is in development to teach casualty care to school teachers/staff and those in other professions. Thank you for tuning in!!
We are happy to welcome the Ohio Department of Transportation to MedFlight Radio! Press Secretary Matt Bruning joins us to discuss what ODOT does, and what YOU can do as citizens and first responders to ensure they can do their job as efficiently as possible. We also cover some road statistics in Ohio such as, how many accidents were caused by distracted drivers as well as deer collisions. We also reviewed how ODOT is making drivers aware of fatality rates for the year.
In this episode we discuss some exciting happenings at OhioHealth EMS. Amanda was joined by System Director Holly Herron and System Medical Director Dr. Robert Lowe. Besides discussing OhioHealth EMS, they also discuss the scholarship program developed in conjunction with Medcare Ambulance and the spring 2 day EMS conference. Thank you for listening.
In this episode, Amanda sat down with Bill Fauconneau and Lee Johnston to discuss landing zone safety as well as some setup/safety differences during winter weather.
Wishing you all a Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!
Fredericktown EMS Chief Rick Lanuzza joins MedFlight Radio to talk about his experience using the Metro Alert App when a helicopter is needed at a remote scene. For our users, we go over some of the newest updates to the app.
You can download the app from your device’s app store by searching for “Metro Alert” and then choosing MedFlight from the drop down list.
Thanks for listening and stay safe!!
State of Ohio Fire Marshal, Larry Flowers, joins the show to talk about emergency vehicle traffic safety. In central Ohio, the Madison Twp FD had an engine struck head on by a vehicle while responding to an emergency scene. Their pre-planned safety measures kept the crew safe although the engine sustained moderate front end damage. Our thanks to Fire Marshal Flowers for joining us at the Ohio Fire & EMS Expo! You can find out more about the Ohio State Fire Marshal’s office at www.com.oh.gov/fire.
Last, but not least, we’re happy to be joined by Delaware County EMS Chief Mike Schuiling who is also the current president of the Ohio EMS Chiefs Association. It’s always a great time when he’s on the show! Find out more about OEMSCA and the upcoming conference at www.oemsca.org.
In this episode Dr. Dietrich brings you some case studies, makes you think about the diagnosis, and then discusses what your concerns should be.
Also head over to the Second Shift Podcast at FlightBridgeEd to check out Aaron’s guest “appearance” with Eric Bauer and Mike Verkest!!
We had an opportunity to sit down with Mel House, the Executive Director of the Ohio Dept. of EMS. Director House wanted to share with our listeners what their responsibilities are and how they go about fulfilling those responsibilites.
Director House also took time to give some facts about certifications, the recertification process, and to also dispelled some rumors.
We also took this opportunity to discuss the new legistlation passed by the Ohio House of Representatives that allows paramedics to practice in “non-emergency” situations. This new legislation opens the door for community paramedicine in Ohio. Check out the “ORC 4765.361 Information Sheet” released by the Ohio Department of EMS for more information.
We want to apologize for the recent delay in “airing” new episodes. Thank you for all of your patience and support!!! We will have another episode ready for you in the next week or so.