Stroke of Genius with Chuck Gipson

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode08-2017-10-12-Chuck-Gipson_mixdown-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 21:39 — 29.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel talks with Chuck Gipson, Quality and Education Manager for MEDIC EMS. They discuss how emergency dispatchers were instrumental in getting the prehospital stroke alert off the ground, the importance of getting a stroke patient help...

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How to Train Your Dispatcher with Bonni Stockman and Jordan Sebresos

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode07-2017-10-28-Bonni_Stockman_and_Joran_Sebresos_mixdown-3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:19 — 44.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel talks with Bonni Stockman, the associate director of instructor services for IAED, and Jordan Sebresos, a senior instructional designer for Priority Dispatch. They discuss training needs in a dispatch center,...

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We Got Rhythm with EJ Hinterman and Holly Downs

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode06-2017-09-22-Metronome_Study_EJ_Hinterman_and_Holly_Downs_mixdown-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 30:11 — 41.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel Gardett talks with EJ Hinterman, captain of the Draper City Fire Department, and Holly Downs, a training coordinator for Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center, about a metronome study they...

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Whose Triage Is It Anyway? with Dr. Conrad Fivaz and Gigi Marshall Knight

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode05-2017-09-29-Gigi_Marhall_and_Conrad_Fivaz_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:23 — 37.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel talks with Dr. Conrad Fivaz, the clinical director of Priority Solutions, and Gigi Marshall Knight, Emergency Communication Nurse System (ECNS) program administrator. They discuss the goals of secondary triage, the...

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Police Research Academy with Chris Knight and Meghan Broadbent

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode04-2017-09-15-ChrisKnight-MeganBroadbent_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:14 — 47.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel Gardett talks with Chris Knight, a member of the Police Council of Standards for the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED), and Meghan Broadbent, a research data analyst for IAED. They discuss how to...

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Welcome Message from the Editor-in-Chief Volume 5 Issue 2

One of the most rewarding parts of being involved with the world’s first-ever peer-reviewed journal of emergency dispatch is that we get to work with a lot of new researchers. Working with those who are just entering the field helps us remember how important—and how exciting—research is. When we do research, we get to be on the very forefront of knowledge. We’re no longer only learning at second hand, but actually creating new knowledge ourselves, and that’s something we love to share. Science...

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Assessing the Impact of Opening Greetings in Handling Emergency Calls: Genova 118 Experience

The manner in which calls are handled at the emergency telecommunication center has a significant role in effective management of assistance on the scene. The main information needed to start a response is the location of the incident, which usually means the complete address. The Genova 118 Center has recently modified its standard greeting from “Genova 118” (STD1) to “Genova 118, where do I send the ambulance?” (STD2). s: To verify whether the new standard...

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Differences in PTSD Symptomatology Between Combat Veterans and Emergency Dispatchers

The current study examines posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptom clusters in the context of indirect exposure and compares symptom expression between emergency dispatchers and veterans. Given that a dispatcher’s job is inherently different from that of our military, it would be expected that their PTSD symptoms are different as well. : Understanding differences in presenting PTSD symptoms in emergency dispatchers relative to a group of veterans for the...

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