Ohio EMS Chiefs Association - Who? What? When? Where? Why?
Release Date: 01/22/2015
What is RSV and why is this simple cold virus a big deal in our infant and pediatric population? Steve and Chris track down Michael Schibler (EMS Coordinator at Dayton Children’s Hospital) and one of our own MedFlight Flight Nurse—Tyler Altier to find out why. Both Michael and Tyler bring a huge amount of pediatric/transport experience where they work in their respected jobs and also are active in the United States Air Force Reserve on their transport team. We start things out with defining RSV and why this can be a bigger...info_outline Pediatric Asthma w/ Caleb Carmin & Scott Kalseth from Nationwide Children's Transport Team
Steve and Jason from the MedFlight Education Team join up with our friends at Nationwide Children's Hospital Transport Team to talk about pediatric asthma. We are happy to have with us Education Officer- Caleb Carmin and Pediatric Transport Respiratory Therapist -Scott Kalseth on MedFlgiht Radio. We open it up and really talk about all the challenges you could face on these high risk low volume runs. The discussion leads us into assessment and management of the pediatric asthma patient. Caleb also talks briefly on a pediatric asthma scoring sheet that his hospital...info_outline Trauma with Kettering Medical Center
MedFlight takes to the road and heads out to Kettering, Ohio for a trauma podcast with a few of the experts at Kettering Medical Center. We start out the podcast with a great case review where it took the trauma expertise of Kettering MC to manage, treat and ultimately have a great outcome of a severely injured patient. You will be surprised when you hear all of the great things that Kettering Medical Center is doing from a trauma standpoint. You will quickly determine from this podcast that they are the real deal when it comes to trauma...info_outline Career Development - Critical Care Nurse
Calling all Nurses interested in MedFlight ---if you are a nurse and interested in critical care transport here at MedFlight, this is the podcast for you. Who would not enjoy caring for critical care patients in a back of a helicopter or MICU? Join Sally Betz, Brandon Carter, Jason Pierce and I (Steve Borghese) as we lay the foundation needed to be a serious candidate for a job here at MedFlight. We will learn from our panel their career background on how they got into critical care transport and their opinions on what they recommend doing...info_outline Let's Talk STEMI!
The MedFlight Education Team heads over to Grant Medical Center (Columbus, Ohio) to discuss all things related to cardiac STEMI. We are proud to host on this MedFlight radio podcast Doctor Tejas Mehta, Cardiac Interventionists with 18 years of cardiac experience, and Kathy Taylor, STEMI Coordinator/Cardiac Outcomes Manager, at Grant Medical Center. Our discussion starts with a few great STEMI case reviews with images where processes and protocols worked like clockwork and the patients had great outcomes. The discussions leads us into the best practice for pre-hospital...info_outline Career Development - Critical Care Paramedic
Calling all Paramedics ---if you are a paramedic and are interested in critical care transport here at MedFlight, this is the podcast for you. Who would not enjoy a helicopter or an MICU truck equipped to take ventilators, Balloon Pumps, and Impella Devices (just to name a few things) as your prime vehicle for transport? Jason Pierce and I from the MedFlight Education Department sit down with Steve Cook and Scott Gano and lay the foundation needed to be a serious candidate for a job here at MedFlight. From a fire department paramedic and a county...info_outline Traumatic Brain Injury with Dr. Mainali at The Ohio State University
MedFlight Radio is at The Ohio State University Medical Center talking Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) with Dr. Shraddha Mainali. In this episode we review a case study, along with all the information you will need and more on recognition and management of TBI patients. Dr Mainali is a Neurologist at the Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. She specializes in taking care of patients with stroke and other severely ill patients with Neurological conditions in the Neuro ICU, including traumatic brain injury, brain hemorrhage, brain and spine infection, brain tumor, spinal cord...info_outline Pulmonary Embolism
In this episode of MedFlight Radio, join Steve and Chris as they head to Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio to talk about pulmonary embolisms (PE). They are joined by Dr. Michael Jolly and Dr. Chris Huff, both with over 10 years experience in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. We will also hear from Sara Anderson, who is the Advanced Heart and Vascular Clinical Program Coordinator. This 40 minute podcast starts off with a PE case that resulted in ECMO (picture below). From there we get questions answered about diagnosing, treatment,...info_outline Stroke - Hemorrhagic (Part 2)
MedFlight Education Team is at it again with another podcast. This time we have involved Dr Brian Katz (Neuro Vascular Specialist) and Michelle Hill (Stroke Program Coordinator) at OhioHealth Riverside Hospital Stroke Program Team. With their expertise we tackle all the tough questions related to Stroke and Stroke Care. We broke it up into two different podcast one focusing on non-hemorrhage stroke and specific treatment including TPA/vascular intervention and the second podcast digging deep into hemorrhagic stroke and specific treatment for those...info_outline Stroke - Non-hemorrhagic (Part 1)
MedFlight Education Team is at it again with another podcast. This time we have involved Dr Brian Katz (Neuro Vascular Specialist) and Michelle Hill (Stroke Program Coordinator) at OhioHealth Riverside Hospital Stroke Program Team. With their expertise we tackle all the tough questions related to Stroke and Stroke Care. We broke it up into two different podcast one focusing on non-hemorrhagic stroke and specific treatment including TPA/vascular intervention and the second podcast digging deep into hemorrhagic stroke and specific treatment for those...info_outline
In this episode we introduce you to a new member of the MedFlight family. Maggie Standley recently joined the HR department as an intern. Welcome Maggie!!
Additionally, we are bringing you a discussion Amanda had with representatives of the Ohio EMS Chiefs Association.
She was joined by:
- Chief Mike Schulling - Delaware County EMS
- Chief Rich Callebs - Athens County EMS
- Chief Anita Stechschulte - Putnam County EMS
They discussed how EMS is unique in Ohio and the purpose of the OEMSCA. If you have questions about the organization please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stay safe and thanks for listening!!!