Seymour EMS Blog

The Importance of Emergency Preparedness

Natural disasters, accidents, and tragedy are bound to strike at times. While you can’t avoid them completely, you can help brace the impact when disasters occur. Emergency preparedness is the easiest way to lessen the damage when something bad happens. From taking...

Anaphylactic Shock: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Anaphylactic shock is a common medical emergency that affects patients for several different reasons. Although it is common, it can be scary when anaphylactic shock sets in. When patients are exposed to something they are allergic to, they can go into this potentially...

What Are EMS Specialties?

EMS certifications are a major part of the healthcare industry. Just think about all the different areas of healthcare and you will understand the need for specialty services. And, EMS is no different when it comes to this need. As technology continues to advance,...

Top Reasons to Take EMT Classes in 2021

EMT classes are an affordable and exciting way to take the first step towards a career in emergency medical services. The EMT profession is both rewarding and exciting. There is no doubt that it takes a special person to go out there every day and save lives. EMTs...

Summer Safety Tips for Parents

Summer safety tips serve as a great reminder for parents as the school year comes to a close. By now the kids are itching to get out of school and summer days are already in full swing. Through all the excitement, it’s important to take a step back and review the top...

CPR Certification and Why It’s Important

CPR certification gives you a life-saving skill that can help you in many areas of your life. CPR certification is no longer a medical profession only course. Today, people from all walks of life obtain their CPR certification so they can respond to an emergency....

Parade Safety Tips Everyone Should Follow

Parade safety tips are important reminders that can help you enjoy your parade experience to the fullest. Do you remember watching or even marching in a parade as a child? The excitement that surrounds parade fun is something the entire family can enjoy. No matter...

How to Handle Emergency Situations

Emergencies can happen anywhere and at any time. A person grabs their chest in pain, someone choking at the dinner table, or someone passing out at a ball game are all common emergency situations. But, do you know how to handle these common emergencies? And, if you...

Advantages of Electronic Medical Records

We all know that the world of medicine continues to transform as technology provides us more efficient ways to care for patients. One of the most important and game-changing advances in medicine was the introduction of the Electronic Medical Record, also known as EMR....

2021 Autism Awareness Month: Tips for Special Needs Calls for EMS Responders

2021 Autism awareness month is here and we’re shedding light on all the amazing autism warriors with some important tips for EMS responders. Being involved in a medical emergency is stressful for anyone. But patients with autism experience stress levels that are...
Parade Safety Tips Everyone Should Follow

Parade Safety Tips Everyone Should Follow

Parade safety tips are important reminders that can help you enjoy your parade experience to the fullest. Do you remember watching or even marching in a parade as a child? The excitement that surrounds parade fun is something the entire family can enjoy. No matter...

How to Handle Emergency Situations

How to Handle Emergency Situations

Emergencies can happen anywhere and at any time. A person grabs their chest in pain, someone choking at the dinner table, or someone passing out at a ball game are all common emergency situations. But, do you know how to handle these common emergencies? And, if you...