Archive for November2013

Former Surgeon General Inspires AAA Conference

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Personal story of overcoming hardship underscores what EMS personnel can do with the right opportunities and encouragement At the American Ambulance Association Conference in Las Vegas on Monday, Dr. Richard Carmona, 17th Surgeon General of the United States, presented an inspiring keynote address. Carmona, a successful and highly respected physician who had a hard start […]

Where in the World of EMS is A.J.?

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JEMS Editor-in-Chief A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P, attended and participated in the opening session at the AAA Conference in Las Vegas on Nov. 18, 2013, where ambulance service leaders and managers discussed multiple issues that are, or will be, impacting the ambulance/EMS Industry. In a lively panel discussion and open forum session, attendees and faculty reported that […]