Disaster Planning with Superior Training and Episode 502

MedicCast Audio Podcast for EMT Paramedics and EMS Students show

Summary: How do we train for disaster or prepare for disaster responses in both man-made and natural disasters? If that’s what you’re looking for, you found it, right here on this week’s episode of the MedicCast.<br> The MedicCast is a proud member of the <a title="ProMed Network site" href="http://promednetwork.com/" target="_blank">ProMed Podcast Network</a>.<br> Brought to you by the <a href="http://amzn.to/2a5gTnz" target="_blank">Extreme Medical Services novels</a>. Check out this innovative new supernatural EMS series for some fun reading. And also brought to you by <a title="Med Math Book" href="http://medmathsimplified.com" target="_blank">Med Math Simplified</a>. Check out the book for paramedics, students and other medical professionals on Amazon, or your favorite bookseller online. Get it on <a title="Amazon Med Math Simplified link" href="http://www.amazon.com/s/?_encoding=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=390957&amp;field-keywords=med%20math%20simplified&amp;linkCode=ur2&amp;sprefix=med%20mat%2Caps%2C169&amp;tag=themediccastp-20&amp;url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&amp;linkId=PEOAZ4JTRW3TJGOA">Amazon.com</a>.<br> MedicCast Episode 502<br> <a href="http://www.mediccast.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Jim-Logan-Disaster-Planning-Expo-2016.png"></a>Good day and welcome to this week’s episode of the MedicCast. I’m your host, Jamie Davis the Podmedic and I’d like to welcome you to this week’s show. This week we have a special episode of the Disaster Podcast recorded at the <a href="http://emsworldexpo.com" target="_blank">EMS World Expo</a> in the Physio-Control podcast studio there. Sam Bradley and I chat with Jim Logan, one of the partners in the excellent<a href="http://paragonmedicalgroup.com" target="_blank"> Paragon Medical Education Group</a>. Jim talks about gearing out for a disaster response you see coming like a hurricane and general preparedness planning for every EMS provider and system.<br> All of these segments this week were recorded thanks to the continuing support and sponsorship of the <a href="http://physio-control.com" target="_blank">Physio-Control corporation</a>. Thank them for supporting your EMS podcasting community. Also brought to you in part by a partnership with the <a href="http://cpr.heart.org" target="_blank">American Heart Association and their excellent CPR resources</a>.<br> —<br> Tip Segment:<br> Check out this special crossover episode of the Disaster Podcast from EMS World Expo in the Physio-Control podcast studio there. My co-host Sam Bradley joins me in the studio to chat with Jim Logan about disaster planning and response to the hurricane heading in on the US east coast while we were at Expo in New Orleans last month. Check it out.<br> Contact the MedicCast<br> If you want to get back in touch with me, make sure you do so. You can email me at <a title="email link" href="mailto:podmedic@mac.com">podmedic@mac.com</a>. Also, if you’re an android user or iPhone or iPad owner, check out the brand new free MedicCast App. Get the <a title="MedicCast Android App" href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=tv.mediccast.android.mc" rel="nofollow">free MedicCast app from the Google play store</a>. Get the <a title="iOS App for the MedicCast" href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id645668811?mt=8" rel="nofollow">free MedicCast EMS app for iOS</a>.<br> —<br> The MedicCast is a proud member of the <a title="ProMed Network site" href="http://promednetwork.com/" target="_blank">ProMed Podcast Network</a>.<br> —-<br> Get the Official MedicCast Free App<br> <a title="Free iPhone or iPad App" href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/stat?id=F8fXfrcbE/o&amp;offerid=146261&amp;type=3&amp;subid=0&amp;tmpid=1826&amp;RD_PARM1=https%253A%252F%252Fitunes.apple.com%252Fus%252Fapp%252Fmediccast-ems-official-app%252Fid645668811%253Fmt%253D8%2526uo%253D4%2526partnerId%253D30" rel="nofollow"></a><br>