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Final Days to Register for the CONNECT Community Paramedic Academy

                        Sign up today! Only 5 seats remain open for the CONNECT Community Paramedic Academy as of March 30, 2017. Join us for this [...]

By |March 30th, 2017|

Registration now open for the CONNECT Community Paramedic Academy

                        Sign up today! Limited seating is available for the CONNECT Community Paramedic Academy. This 40 hour introductory course will help you transform [...]

By |February 1st, 2017|

Chronic Disease Management for the Community Paramedic

Being a paramedic means knowing how to manage acute exacerbations of chronic diseases. Being a community paramedic means knowing how to help people manage their disease all the other days. For more information on CPs [...]

By |January 4th, 2017|

Preparing Your Team: Core Competencies for Community Paramedics

EMS providers are special people, willing to work long hours for little pay just to be able to help. This article in JEMS describes our initial thoughts on how to transform these special individuals into [...]

By |January 3rd, 2017|

Community Paramedics and the Drug-Seeker

If your community paramedic program interacts with "drug seekers," our article in EMS World may help. Community Paramedics and the Drug Seeker      

By |December 30th, 2015|

Compassion Fatigue: A Hidden Stress in Providers of Mobile-Integrated Healthcare

Helping patients as a community paramedic requires new knowledge and new skills. Unfortunately the new role also comes with a new form of stress. See our article in JEMS about the signs, symptoms and management [...]

By |August 17th, 2015|

How Pittsburgh’s Community Paramedic Program Links Patients to the Correct Care

Every team of superheroes has an origin story. Here's a brief description in JEMS of how the CONNECT Community Paramedic program got started in Pittsburgh. How Pittsburgh’s Community Paramedic Program Links Patients to the Correct Care

By |January 17th, 2015|