National EMS Week 2013

NATIONAL EMS WEEK…. What is EMS? EMS is technically termed Emergency Medical Services. Technically it is providing emergency medical services to people who are in need in a pre-hospital setting. FROM A TEACHER….. It is a profession in which they teach skills...
From the AEMTA Chaplin

From the AEMTA Chaplin

As my prayers and thoughts go out to Newtown CT and those who lost loved ones, my memories turn to another school shooting on a warm spring day. That day was like any other until the day was shattered with that frantic 911 call. Just like last Friday my heart sank,...

Reflections

As we leave the Labor Day holiday and look forward to the leaves changing in our great state, I ask that we take a moment to reflect on the events leading up to the Labor Day holiday. On August 31, 2010, not only did we suffer a great loss in Arkansas EMS, but we lost...

A Reminder

My name is John and I am 63. In just over 3 years time I’m going to be driving through your jurisdiction just as you are sitting down to your first meal in 12 hours.  As your order hits the counter I will experience an odd tightness in my chest and dismiss it as gas....

Thanks from the family of David Taylor

The family of David Taylor would like to thank each and every member of the Arkansas EMT Association for your thoughtfulness and support during this difficult time in our lives. Your presence helped to lighten our burden, and it was kind of you to take the time to...
Thanks

Thanks

Thanks, yes thanks to every one of you.  Thanks for allowing me to be your president for another year.  We had some great successes and we left some things to be accomplished in the near future.  I am most pleased with the legislation creating our trauma system.  I do...