Category: MedicNerd

Whatever Is…

You bear sole responsibility & have absolute control over how you perceive the world, life, & every event you experience. Make a choice to deploy determination, gratitude, & optimism. The post Whatever Is… appeared first on Powered by WPeMatico

Fan Question About Bowel Sounds

A follower from Twitter sends me a good question. Before I give my response, I would like to know your thoughts. After watching, I would love for you to comment below with your ideas. The post Fan Question About Bowel Sounds appeared first on Powered by WPeMatico

Hold A Lot of Hands

Hold a lot of hands…Demonstrate compassion & empathy…Deploy overwhelming kindness. We need less trauma jockeys in EMS…we need more hand-holders. The post Hold A Lot of Hands appeared first on Powered by WPeMatico

Pulse Ox Troubleshooting Pearls

Pulse oximetry devices can sometimes be a little finicky. Special guest, medic Jason McCullough, runs us through some troubleshooting considerations to keep in mind. These helpful pearls should get your pulse ox working for you, instead of against you! Do you like Mike & Jason’s ‘Medic Nerd’ T-shirts and want one of your own? Click

FSU’s Medical Response Unit’s Annual 5K Run

Medic Nerd, Mike Stewart, brought his team out to support Florida State University’s Medical Response Unit during their annual “Run For Your Life 5K” fundraiser event. The MRU, staffed mostly by trained student volunteers, functions as a basic life support and quick response team for medical emergencies across FSU’s campus. For more information about FSU’s Medical