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Why Effective Onboarding is a Must-Have for Medical Employees

Why Effective Onboarding is a Must-Have for Medical Employees

Acute care providers, such as emergency physicians, PAs, and NPs, face a unique challenge when they join a new health system or transition to a different specialty.  They must adapt to the clinical environment quickly, learn the protocols and procedures, and manage a...

What to expect when taking emergency medicine training online

What to expect when taking emergency medicine training online

Emergency medicine is a grueling field.  You are constantly on your feet, running from one patient to the next, making life-saving decisions without a second to spare.  You have to be at your best with comprehensive emergency medical knowledge. That’s why we...

Rural EDs In America: A Closer Look

Rural EDs In America: A Closer Look

Although they are generally much smaller compared to their high-volume urban counterparts, rural emergency departments still represent about half of the EDs across the country. According to the ACEP Rural Emergency Care Task Force (RTF) Summary 2020, “Rural ED’s...

The Most Robust EM Training Program Online

The Most Robust EM Training Program Online

Emergency Medicine Core Training (EMCT) offers a comprehensive, academic, evidence-based approach to the practice of emergency medicine by bringing subscribers to the bedside of innumerable patients. Gain a foundation of knowledge and skills as you prepare to practice...

Life-Threatening But Easily Missed

Life-Threatening But Easily Missed

One of the frightening realities about any emergency department is that some of the most dangerous conditions are also difficult to diagnose. A patient can present with generalized symptoms which seem to require only simple treatment but are actually indicative of a...

Telemedicine in Rural EDs

Telemedicine in Rural EDs

Telemedicine (the provision of remote clinical services) has expanded considerably in America in the past decade, and exponentially further since March 2020. Authors of a paper published in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health tell us that...

EMCT Individual Modules

EMCT Individual Modules

Emergency Medicine Core Training is the most robust online emergency medicine training available. This program is recognized by ACEPS’s Rural Emergency Care Task Force Summary as a premier option for foundational education, as it provides exposure to conditions across...

The 5 Pillars Of Bolstering Emergency Medicine In Rural America

The 5 Pillars Of Bolstering Emergency Medicine In Rural America

The ACEP Rural Emergency Care Task Force Summary 2020 recommends a robust plan to provide supplemental training and enhance the quality of care patients receive in rural EDs, as well as to increase the confidence of the practitioners staffing those facilities,...

Do You Know What You Don’t Know?

Do You Know What You Don’t Know?

The line “You don’t know what you don’t know” has circulated in the emergency medicine community for years. If you’re a physician, PA, or NP and you’re familiar with emergency medicine, you’ve likely heard it before. You might be tired of it at this point, or you may...