EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES RESOURCES

We’ve devoted a lot of time to EMS development in a whole range of places and we’ve learned a lot along the way. Included here is a small collection of resources to support the development of quality EMS systems in austere environments, resource-limited settings and anywhere access to emergency care and transport is needed.

Emergency Calendar (eCal) Shift Calendar for iPhone

eCal EMERGENCY CALENDAR APP for iOS

Customize your own Kelly and platoon schedules with this shift calendar app for iPhone. Includes functionality for multiple calendars, repeat notes, shift trades, overtime among others

Resources for EMS Development

Global Database for Emergency and Ambulance Services

GLOBAL EMS DATABASE

Info on EMS in over 50 countries … and counting

EPI - Good Samaritan Laws, Tiffany Lee

GOOD SAMARITAN PROTECTIONS

Original Research

Paramédico - Around the World by Ambulance

PARAMÉDICO: AROUND THE WORLD BY AMBULANCE

Ride-along with Benjamin Gilmour in 13 countries

CPR on the beach, Dominican Republic

CONSIDERATIONS FOR CPR IN RESOURCE-LIMITED SETTINGS

90% of US doctors would rather die than have CPR done on them.

Ambulancia Abandonada - Guatemala

AMBULANCE DONATIONS

A few thoughts before you get involved

Princess Diana Car Crash Scene

DEATH OF A PRINCESS

What Princess Diana’s death teaches us about EMS development

playa grande pediatric drowning, costa rica

EMS IN THE CARIBBEAN

Three Glimpses from Two Islands

Charlas - Paramedicos de Emergencias de Manzanillo

THE PREHOSPITAL READER

Recommended reading for prehospital system development

Resources for Beacon Emergency Dispatch

entrevista con paramedicos de emergencias de manzanillo - semana santa

BEACON FAQ

Frequently asked questions about the Beacon emergency dispatch platform

Beacon Emergency Dispatch Platform Info Page

BEACON INFO PAGE

Latest info and updates about the Beacon emergency dispatch platform

Beacon Dispatch Training in Manzanillo

BEACON ONLINE MANUALS

Training manuals and walkthroughs for responders, dispatchers, and administrators using operating the Beacon web and mobile applications

Trek Medics Resources

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PRESS

Articles written by and about us

Paramedic Boots ©Mario Strim

GET INVOLVED

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Beacon Dispatch Training in Manzanillo

VIDEOS

Footage from the field on YouTube

Annual Reports

Trek Medics 2018 Annual Report Cover Image

2018 ANNUAL REPORT

2017 Annual Report - Trek Medics International

2017 ANNUAL REPORT

Annual Report 2016 - Trek Medics International

2016 ANNUAL REPORT

2015 Annual Report - Trek Medics International

2015 ANNUAL REPORT

Annual Report 2014 - Trek Medics International

2014 ANNUAL REPORT