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I have been working for almost four years on an ambulance. Even before that, I volunteered doing the same sort of work. In all the years I have worked in emergency services, I can count one one hand ...
by RadicalParrot
Comment Count 139 comments on Mon Dec 24, 2012 at 08:47 PM PST with 432 Recommends
Another one gone last night, another young life lost to guns. It started just as I was pulling into our area trauma center with a probable concussion. Came out over the radio. DISPATCH: Priority 1 ...
by RadicalParrot
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 03:00 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Professional fire fighters are unionized public servants. The budgets their departments operate on are paid through our taxes. Their generous salaries are provided by the tax payers and land owners ...
by RadicalParrot
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 03:00 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
Please ignore any misspelled words, part of personal therapy is using affected side while on familiar keyboard. I was lucky. My day started as usual on December 15th. About 10:30 a.m. I had a ...
by Hippichick45
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Dec 23, 2010 at 10:46 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Obviously, it is not possible to touch every item that this vast subject holds, and I depend on readers to open up more frontiers. We barely scratched the surface about microwaves, but have to move ...
by Translator
Comment Count 70 comments on Fri Jun 06, 2008 at 07:37 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Mornings have always been magical times for me. When out in the woods, mornings are the times when Branfionn and the fairies come out, greeting the new day, as they then fade back into the mushroom ...
by nicolemaschke
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 01:48 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
I read the news today... so much killing...so many negative thoughts...and the police are hurting... citizens are hurting... Well, I have something to say about that... something that I think may ...
by nicolemaschke
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 02:40 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Eleven years ago today, 43 Paramedics and EMT’s were killed in the line of duty in the 9-11 attacks. Hundreds more EMS personnel responded, from around the nation, to the crisis sites in all three ...
by Captain Frogbert
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Sep 11, 2012 at 10:58 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
We've all got our laundry lists of collapsing physical infrastructure that ought to be repaired or replaced through the spending of the Stimulus Trillions. (And it will be trillions eventually,
by UntimelyRippd
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2009 at 11:34 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Sometimes, a night at work on the ambulance is just too interesting not to tell somebody about. That's not always a good thing: sometimes it really really sucks, and I wouldn't make a diary about ...
by RadicalParrot
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Sep 13, 2013 at 07:52 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I just came across this posting on craigslist for Boise,Idaho, under medical/health jobs. I was searching for a job for myself when I came upon this posting and I thought I would share it with the ...
by gldtkn77gary
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Dec 15, 2009 at 04:26 PM PST with 1 Recommend