Gary Ludwig

GARY LUDWIG, MS, EMT-P, a Firehouse® contributing editor, has 37 years of fire, rescue and EMS experience. He has managed major fire-based EMS systems in St. Louis, MO, and Memphis, TN. Ludwig is also the immediate past chair of the EMS Section for the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC). He can reached through his website www.garyludwig.com.

EMS: You Won't Find These Tips In Any Textbook!

EMS: You Won't Find These Tips In Any Textbook!

Advice to Young Firefighter/Paramedics

Advice to Young Firefighter/Paramedics

The ETOH Patient: Follow Medical Protocols

The "ETOH Patient": Follow Medical Protocols

The New Look of EMS: Tulsa FD Gets It!

The New Look of EMS: Tulsa FD Gets It!

Heroin Use On the Rise

Heroin Use On the Rise

EMS: What Is a Community Paramedic?

EMS: What Is a "Community Paramedic"?

EMS: Do We Kill Our Patients?

EMS: Israelis Back U.S. Trend To Enter Shooting Warm Zones

EMS: Israelis Back U.S. Trend To Enter Shooting "Warm Zones"

EMS: Pronounced Dead – But Not Quite!

EMS: Pronounced Dead – But Not Quite!

EMS: The Active Shooter: Coming To a Community Near You?

EMS: The Active Shooter: Coming To a Community Near You?

Rebrand Your Fire Department's Name to Include EMS

Rebrand Your Fire Department's Name to Include EMS

EMS: Don't Leave Money On the Table

EMS: Don't Leave Money On the Table

EMS: Rapid Response Times Versus Quality Care

EMS: Rapid Response Times Versus Quality Care

Talking People Out Of Going to the Hospital

Talking People Out Of Going to the Hospital

So That's What It Means

So That's What It Means

EMS: Medical Calls Are Dangerous Too

Highways - What Kills Us!

Highways - What Kills Us!

EMS: What Could Happen If We Look the Other Way

EMS:The Educated Patient: A Drain on EMS Resources

EMS:Outlook for Fire Service EMS: 2013 and Beyond

EMS:Outlook for Fire Service EMS: 2013 and Beyond

What If the Fire Service Gets Out of EMS?

What If the Fire Service Gets Out of EMS?

EMS: Stolen Ambulances

EMS: Stolen Ambulances

EMS: NFPA 1917 Released

EMS: NFPA 1917 Released

EMS: Patient Refusals: Treading On Dangerous Ground

EMS: Patient Refusals: Treading On Dangerous Ground

 

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