October 2015

Is Basic Life Support Better Than Advanced Life Support?

A recent Chicago research paper, “Outcomes of Basic Versus Advanced Life Support for Out-of-Hospital Medical Emergencies,” analyzed the outcomes of patients who received advanced life (ALS) support versus basic life support (BLS) and the impact on mortality. It’s certainly created an uproar in the EMS community. 

Kentucky EMS Conference and Expo Showcases the Commonwealth's Best

EKU Online EMC Degree Program Coordinator Bill Young, Advisor Brenna Roy and others from the EKU faculty connected with colleagues, current students and future students while attending Kentucky's largest EMS conference and exhibit event Sept. 23-25.