Winter Break is looming around the corner, and with it; ER clinicals. So I thought I’d start a new project on here. Reflect on the first half of EMT class, and anticipate what’s coming up in Exploring. For Exploring, I am looking into competitions, and what they entail. Multiple posts meet for an event that… Continue reading -Insert creative title here-
Hey guys! I recently returned from the Iowa EMS Association’s annual conference, in Des Moines, Iowa. Two days of classes, exhibit halls, and networking with other EMS professionals. I am exhausted! But also excited. I learned so much! From playing with expensive pagers to stuffing my backpack with free merch, it was a blast from… Continue reading IEMSA 2016
That’s what I was thinking as we sped Code 3 down the highway, and I attempted to doff my bunker pants. The floor rattled underneath my too-big boots. I clung for dear life to the bar that runs along the ceiling for just that purpose. To steady the poor fool that thinks his balance is… Continue reading Watch your head!
I started my senior year this morning. Armed with a shiny black planner and a seed of hope, I attacked the early morning. New workout? Check. Organize books? Check. Send my sister of to her second year of college? Check. Picture of me hugging my EMT textbook? Check. EMT school starts a week from today,… Continue reading New Beginnings
“Why is it still awkward?” I wanted to know as I squeezed past my coworker to take a customer’s money, my cheeks growing hot. The order I took was wrong on multiple accounts, and I don’t want to look my manager in the face. I scrub the spotless counter until I cool down I’ve spent countless… Continue reading It’s Awkward
Wayward Medic…that’s me! And here is where I stand atop my chair and scribble furiously for the world to see.