Archive for January2012


The ancient Greeks believed this was how their universe operated. They were just pawns at the mercy of the gods who sat up on Mount Olympus and played with them while they drank wine and ate meat dripping with fat. One could only hope to win favor with the gods and protection — to be given gifts of strength and speed and not be sacrificed on a whim. Maybe today, this is how it is for us too.


So there I was in the evening darkness again, standing out at an MVA scene, back boarding a patient and I’m thinking, why am I freezing?

Jimmy Ryder

“He’s gone a couple a months now.”

New Regional EMS Treatment Guidelines

On February 1, 2012, our region (NorthCentral Connecticut EMS) our updates paramedic treatment guidelines will go into effect.