Seymour EMS Blog

Fall Prevention Tips

Fall prevention is an important topic for people who have elders in their families or for those who care for the elderly. As we get older, the likelihood of experiencing a fall grows. While many people can easily bounce back from a fall, falling when you are older can...

Tips for Welfare Checks for EMS Responders

Welfare checks make up a large number of calls that EMS providers respond to each year. When it comes to welfare checks, these tips can help ensure the safety of everyone involved. Check out these helpful tips for welfare checks for EMS responders. What Are Welfare...

Thank 9/11 First Responders in These Meaningful Ways

How to thank 9/11 first responders is a question that plagues the minds of many Americans as the anniversary rolls around each year. As we come upon the historic September date, Americans everywhere are flooded with emotions when they think back to the horrific events...

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...

Sun Safety Basics for Children

Sun safety is so important when it comes to your little ones. Think about a time when you experienced sunburn. It was uncomfortable, painful, and maybe even caused you to get sick, right? While sunburn is serious in adults, it’s even more serious for children. And,...

Why Being CPR Certified Is An Important Life Skill To Gain?

CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and it is a lifesaving technique that can be used in a variety of emergencies. In cases where a person has stopped breathing, CPR can sometimes help the individual escape death. You may associate CPR with a mouth-to-mouth...

First Aid Basic Training On How To Respond To Unconscious Individuals

It's always good to undergo basic training on first aid to respond to emergencies that may arise. The kind of first aid administered to a victim makes a huge difference in whether a person will make it or not before medical help arrives. In this article, we will...

Dog Bite Treatment: 7 Essential Steps

What should you do if you were bitten by a dog: You will discover 7 essential steps for dog bite treatment in this article. Even though dogs are considered our best friends, they are still animals that can bite. According to the statistics, canines bite about 4.7...

5 Advantages of Electronic Medical Records

  Many institutions are adopting the use of technology to make their practices easier, this includes the medical industry. Hospitals are now embracing software that allows them to digitize and store all medical records electronically. This move is increasingly...

14 Point Checklist For Spring Safety Tips 2020

As each new season arises, the elements of the weather and the traditions of the season leave us with different safety precautions and tips to consider. Although it may seem that the greater risks are behind us as we move away from the potentially dangerous weather we...